It’s time to get that Instant Pot out of the Box and it’s time to make some popcorn in it! You should try Instant Pot Popcorn.
Have you tried making Instant Pot popcorn? It is so easy to do. The Instant Pot is such a versatile. You can make just about anything in there you want. I have made macaroni and cheese, roast, beef stew, and much more.
For this recipe, you really only need a few simple ingredients. For this recipe, I use coconut oil, but you can use vegetable oil, you will also need popcorn, and I use popcorn seasoned salt. It costs so much less when you make it like this instead of those expensive microwavable packages.
There is one thing I like to do, I like to add my seasoned salt in the popcorn while it pops. This way the salt coats all of the popcorn. In movie theaters, they add the salt to the popcorn. I like to use the Flavacol brand, it is what is used in most commercial popcorn machines.
If you don’t have the glass lid for the Instant Pot, dig around in your cabinet, I bet you have another lid that you can use. You will need to use a lid to keep the popcorn from going all over the place.
I hope you try making popcorn in your Instant Pot, it is easy to make.
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How to Make Popcorn in an Instant Pot
You can use your Instant Pot to make popcorn.
- 2 tablespoons coconut oil
- 1/2 cup popcorn
- 1/2 teaspoon popcorn seasoned salt
Turn on the Instant Pot, push the saute button, and then the adjust button, this should set your Instant Pot to a higher saute setting. Wait for 2 to 3 minutes until the pot heats up. Add the coconut oil, and when it melts add the popcorn. Add seasoned salt, and stir around to make sure the popcorn is coated with oil and salt. Put a lid on the pot, and once it 2/3rd's of the popcorn turn off the Instant Pot.