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40+ Delicious Instant Pot Dessert Recipes


These Pressure Cooker / Instant Pot Dessert Recipes work in any brand of electric pressure cooker, including the Instant Pot, Ninja Foodi, and Mealthy MultiPot.

Cheesecakes may be the original Instant Pot dessert. And for good reason: you can make dozens of flavors, easy layers and your cakes are nearly guaranteed to come out beautifully every time. Our most popular Instant Pot cheesecake recipes include Peanut Butter Cup Cheesecake , Pumpkin Caramel Pecan Cheesecake , and Girl Scout-inspired Pressure Cooker Samoa Cheesecake . We even wrote the how-to guide with everything you need to know to make cheesecake in the pressure cooker.

Of course, you can make much more than perfect cheesecakes. In fact, we turn to our pressure cooker for all sorts of holiday desserts, including The Best Pressure Cooker Rice Pudding and Black Forest Cheesecake .

Valentine’s Day calls for chocolate, which means a quick batch of Chocolate Pots de Creme . For a delightful Thanksgiving Instant Pot dessert, why not “bake” a homemade Pumpkin Pie ? We even have fresh, summary desserts for the Fourth of July, like Fresh Berry Compote , Pressure Cooker Raspberry Curd and a vibrant Raspberry Cheesecake .

You can even make cakes and custards in a pressure cooker. Bring a stunning Pressure Cooker Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Bundt Cake for brunch with friends. Or, reveal a beautiful batch of Creme Brulee s (maybe even Pumpkin Creme Brulee s), or Hazelnut Flan for a dinner party.

An electric pressure cooker is also a fantastic device for creamy, sweet puddings. Our favorite pudding recipes include Pressure Cooker Cinnamon Raisin Bread Pudding with Caramel Pecan Sauce , Steamed Carrot Pudding Cake , and Forbidden Black Rice Pudding with Dried Cherries .

Whether you’re on the search for a decadent holiday dessert, a creamy and custardy cheesecake, or a sweet and simple pudding recipe, we have all of the best pressure cooker / Instant Pot dessert recipes to satisfy any sweet tooth.