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Instant Pot Recipes for Easy Weight Loss

Planning for a weight loss and looking for some easy and yummy recipes? Weight loss is not easy but, you can make it interesting by adding some delicious recipes to your diet. The instant pot recipes are life-saving. You can make a lot of meals in it within no time.

Instant Pot Recipes

Let’s have a look at some easy and delicious Instant pot recipes for weight loss:

Salsa Verde Chicken

This recipe requires only ingredients and an instant pot. Let’s see what you need:

  • 1-pound boneless chicken (thigh or breast pieces)
  • 1 cup salsa Verde
  • ½ teaspoon cumin powder
  • 1 teaspoon paprika
  • 1/3 cup water

Method: Add the chicken along with all the other ingredients, give it a stir, and close the lid. Set it on a manual setting for 15 minutes. Allow the pressure to come down and open the lid after a couple of minutes. Shred the chicken or cut it into slices and serve.

Instant Pot Chicken Zoodle Soup

This yummy and quick soup is a complete meal on its own. You will need:

  • Celery sticks 2-3
  • Garlic 2-3 cloves
  • Onions 1 chopped
  • Carrots 2 chopped
  • Banana peppers 2
  • Jalapeno peppers 1
  • Chicken breast 2-3
  • Chicken broth as needed

Method: Saute all the vegetables in olive oil until aromatic. Add in the chicken breasts. Pour chicken over it and let it cook for around 15 minutes in the instant pot. When cooked, add in spiralized zucchini and serve hot.

Bruschetta Chicken

An Italian dish packed with many flavors, your easy dinner for weight loss. You will need:

  • Garlic cloves 2 finely chopped
  • Boneless chicken breasts 2
  • Salt
  • Freshly ground black pepper
  • Cherry tomatoes 10-12
  • Chopped basil leaves (1/3 cup)
  • Shredded mozzarella cheese ¼ cup
  • Spring onion 1

Method: Add water, tomatoes, basil, garlic, and green onion to the instant pot and give it a good mix. Next, place the steamer basket on this mixture and carefully place the chicken breast in it. Season it with salt and pepper. Cover the lid and cook for around 10 minutes. Wait till the pressure comes down. When serving, place the chicken piece on the plate and pour the tomato and basil sauce over it. Serve.

Instant Pot Beef and Broccoli

This yummy beef recipe is an all-time favorite for all meat lovers. Here is what you will need:

  • Thin beef strips 2-pounds (preferably flank steak)
  • Beef broth 1 cup
  • Olive oil 3 tablespoons
  • Onion 1 chopped
  • Freshly minced garlic 2-3 cloves
  • Broccoli 1-pound
  • Brown sugar 2 tablespoons
  • Ginger minced 1-inch piece
  • Soy sauce ½ cup
  • Cornflour 2 tablespoons

Method: Marinate the beef strips with water, soy sauce, brown sugar, ginger, and garlic. Add 3 tablespoons of olive oil into your instant and add the chopped onions. Cook until they turn translucent. Add the beef along with the marinade and close the lid. Allow it to cook on a manual setting for 10 minutes. Once the pressure is down, open the lid and take a small quantity of the liquid. Mix it with the cornflour and add it back to the pot. Stir it to let the gravy thicken. Serve hot with either white or brown rice.

Conclusion

These are some of the basic recipes that many people try when they are trying to lose weight. Not only for health-conscious people, but these recipes are also great for everyone. You can also try adding or subtracting ingredients to create new recipes of your own. Happy eating!

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