On the Paleo Diet? These 16 Instant Pot Recipes Make Meal Planning So Simple
There might be nothing more satisfying than an Instant Pot meal — they're always bursting with flavor and ready in a fraction of the time, saving you countless hours in the kitchen. If you're on the Paleo diet, you know just how essential quick, healthy recipes can be. After all, there's nothing that will sabotage your diet faster than needing to grab takeout on nights when you don't have the time or energy to plot out a homemade meal. That's why we've done the work for you — these 16 Instant Pot recipes range from savory to sweet and will keep you on plan with minimal effort.
Add this juicy and flavorful chicken to burritos, nachos, or tacos for a Paleo twist on your favorite Mexican dish.
Get the recipe: chicken carnitas
No Bean Chili
You'll love the flavor of this chili even more the second day, after the meat and veggies have soaked up the tomato sauce and spices overnight.
Get the recipe: no bean chili
If you're in the mood for a hearty and filling soup, this chicken Creole recipe is a healthier take on the New Orleans classic.
Get the recipe: chicken Creole
Egg Roll Soup
Satisfy your craving for egg rolls (which are decidedly not Paleo) with this filling, veggie-packed version. The soup is thickened with tapioca starch.
Get the recipe: egg roll soup
Serve this Chipotle-inspired recipe with salad and cauliflower rice (and guacamole and salsa, naturally).
Get the recipe: barbacoa beef
Skip the takeout and try making this tasty butter chicken at home. The curry sauce is mild, so even those who shy away from spice will want to dig in.
Get the recipe: butter chicken
The signature swirled dough is made with Paleo-friendly arrowfoot and almond flour. Top it with a classic white frosting.
Get the recipe: cinnamon rolls
Instant Pot Whole Chicken
Looking for a recipe to feed the entire family? This chicken recipe is a crowd pleaser and can easily be a full meal with some roasted veggies and salad.
Get the recipe: instant pot whole chicken
Easy Tomato Soup
It's as cheesy and creamy as traditional tomato soup but without any dairy, thanks to nutritional yeast.
Get the recipe: easy tomato soup
Turkey Breast with Gravy
This family-friendly recipe couldn't be simpler: both the turkey and gravy cook in the Instant Pot, simmering in a delicious garlic butter sauce.
Get the recipe: turkey breast with gravy
Italian Chicken Stew
This Italian stew is cooked low and slow until the chicken is literally falling apart. It's the perfect way to spend a cozy night in.
Get the recipe: Italian chicken stew
Mexican Chicken Stuffed Sweet Potatoes
They're just like tacos, except the sweet potatoes are packed with complex carbohydrates that will help keep you fuller longer.
Get the recipe: Mexican chicken stuffed sweet potatoes