*Pro Tip: Use this timing as a reference, please adjust accordingly to your texture preference and altitude.
Serve Instant Pot Sweet Potatoes
Serve the sweet potatoes as is or drizzle with maple syrup and butter.
Enjoy your healthy sweet treat! 😀
Cooking Tips for Instant Pot Sweet Potatoes
For Sweet Potatoes with Circumference of 11 Inches or More: You can save time by cutting the sweet potatoes in half (lengthwise) before pressure cooking. This cut short the pressure cooking time from 45 mins to 25 mins! 🙂
Wash Sweet Potatoes: Rinse & scrub the sweet potatoes in cold water.
Pressure Cook Sweet Potatoes: Place 1 cup (250 ml) of cold water and a steamer rack in the Instant Pot Pressure Cooker. Place whole sweet potatoes on the steamer rack, and close the lid. Pressure cook sweet potatoes (depending on your sweet potatoes' circumference) at High Pressure for Preference: Fully cooked with some chew - Fully tender a) 6 inches: 15 - 20 mins b) 8 inches: 25 - 30 mins c) 10 inches: 35 - 40 mins d) 12 inches: 45 - 50 mins Then, do a full Natural Release (roughly 10 - 11 mins). Open the lid carefully.
Serve: Serve the sweet potatoes as is or drizzle with maple syrup and butter. Enjoy your sweet treat! 🙂
Pressure Cooking Time: Use the timing chart as a reference, please adjust accordingly to your texture preference and altitude.