Instant Pot Broccoli Cheddar Pasta
Broccoli Cheddar Pasta in Instant Pot is an easy weeknight dinner option. Just minimal effort and ingredients a delicious dinner is ready in no time.
- ½ cup Milk
- 1 cup Water
- 1 cup Pasta
- 1 tbsp Red Chili Flakes
- ½ tsp Pepper Powder
- ½ tsp Garlic powder
- Salt as needed
- 1.5 cup Broccoli florets
- ¾ cup Cheddar cheese grated
- ⅓ cup Fresh cream
Add ½ cups of milk and 1 cup of water to the inner steel pot of the instant pot. and then add in 1 cup of pasta shells.
Next add in 1 tbsp of red chili flakes, ½ tsp garlic powder, ½ tsp pepper powder, and the salt to taste.
Combine everything and then add in 1.5 cups of broccoli florets.
Close the instant pot and turn the pressure valve to the sealing position. Set 2 mins in high pressure.
After 10 mins do a quick release and open the instant pot. The pasta appears lightly watery. Now turn on the Instant pot in saute mode.
Add in ¾ cup of grated cheddar cheese and combine.
Next add in ⅓ cup of fresh cream and mix well.
Turn off the Instant Pot. Broccoli Cheddar Pasta is now ready. Pasta thickens as it cools.
Calories: 265kcal | Carbohydrates: 31.2g | Protein: 12.9g | Fat: 10g | Saturated Fat: 5.7g | Cholesterol: 64mg | Sodium: 325mg | Potassium: 244mg | Fiber: 0.9g | Sugar: 2.6g | Calcium: 219mg | Iron: 2mg