15 Must-Have Instant Pot Accessories
The Instant Pot is the ultimate kitchen multitasker, but did you know that your pressure cooker can do even more? You can make practically anything with these Instant Pot accessories.
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If you’re looking to steam veggies, make hard-boiled eggs or simmer stock in your Instant Pot, you’ll get a lot of use out of a wire steamer basket. This option has a food-safe silicone handle that folds down so you can seal your pot. It will quickly become one of your most-used Instant Pot accessories!
Instant Pot Cookbook
Not sure where to start with your new Instant Pot? This cookbook has you covered with 100+ recipes for main dishes, soups, sides and much more. There’s even a chapter on Instant Pot desserts!
If the Instant Pot doesn’t quite blend with your kitchen aesthetic, don’t worry. Stylish wraps, like this white and blue floral version, are a quick and affordable solution.
Extra Sealing Rings
Even if you clean your Instant Pot and its sealing ring regularly, the silicone can take on stronger flavors—meaning no matter how much you wash yours after making this amazing balsamic chicken, you might not be able to get that balsamic flavor out. Play it safe and buy a few spare silicone rings. You don’t need too many extras, but one for savory, one for sweet, plus a bonus one is a great place to start!
A Reusable Cover
If you find yourself with leftovers from your favorite Instant Pot dinner, you can stash them easily in the fridge with a reusable silicone cover. This will keep your leftovers fresh (plus, you don’t have to worry about any unexpected spills, like the ones that can come from loosely wrapped plastic wrap).
Two trendy appliances in one? Yep, you can turn your Instant Pot into an air fryer with this handy lid. Whipping up crispy, crunchy recipes has never been easier. Check out our collection of instant pot recipes.
A Spare Pot
If you use your Instant Pot regularly, you may want to grab yourself an extra insert to use while your other is in the dishwasher. Just be sure to grab the correct size for your Instant Pot model!
Meal Starter Gift Set
On nights when you’re too busy to cook, reach for these handy Instant Pot meal starters. This two-pack helps you put a flavor-packed dinner on the table in mere minutes.
Poach perfect eggs, bake muffins, portion baby food and much more in an Instant Pot-ready silicone mold. This multitasking tool is the perfect accessory for Instant Pot super users.
Since the Instant Pot is so deep, be sure to invest in a nice, long pair of tongs. This will help you remove your meals safely.
If you plan on using your Instant Pot as a slow cooker, you may want to consider purchasing a glass lid for your new appliance. This allows you to see into your Instant Pot while your favorite slow-cooker dinners bubble away.
After cooking, the liner of your Instant Pot can be pretty hot. One of our top safety tips is to handle the pot with care. These heatproof silicone gloves are less clumsy than hot pads or oven mitts—in fact, you’ll likely find yourself using these gloves all the time in the kitchen!
Stackable Insert Pans
If you’re working double time in your Instant Pot, you’ll love these stackable pans. Cook fish in one and veggies in the other (or whatever combos you create!). This is a great way to multitask.
Baking desserts and savories in your Instant Pot is a breeze. But lifting their vessels out of the pot without getting water everywhere? That’s a bit more challenging. This bakeware sling wraps around the base of your favorite pan or casserole dish for effortless removal.