*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.With Venting Knob in Venting Position, close the lid, then turn Venting Knob to Sealing Position. Pressure cook sweet potatoes at High Pressure (depending on your sweet potatoes' circumference) for:Preference: Fully cooked with some chew - Fully tendera) 6 inches: 15 - 20 minsb) 8 inches: 25 - 30 minsc) 10 inches: 35 - 40 minsd) 12 inches: 45 - 50 minsThen, 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.*Rate the Recipe: If you've tried the recipe, don't forget to Rate the Recipe in the Comments Section. Thank you!
Author: Amy + Jacky
Course: Dinner, Lunch, Side Dish, Snack
Keyword: instant pot sweet potatoes, pressure cooker sweet potatoes, sweet potatoes instant pot
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