Instant Pot Penne Pasta
recipe is a quick and easy recipe perfect for an easy weeknight dinner. The best part is that the pasta and sauce are cooked together, from scratch.
Love Love love this recipe. Delightfully tasty. I especially appreciate tips and ideas for substitutions. It was perfect! Will make again. Thank you!
• vegetable oil • Italian sausage • onion • garlic • dry white wine • bell peppers • sugar • basil • oregano
• black pepper powder
• chicken broth
• crushed tomatoes
• penne pasta
• heavy cream
• parmesan cheese
• crushed red pepper
Preheat the Instant Pot on Saute mode. Saute the sausage in oil until browned, about 5 minutes.
add onions and garlic
Add onions and garlic. Stir until onion is translucent. Deglaze pot with white wine, stirring until liquid has nearly evaporated.
add bell pepper and spice
Stir in bell peppers, sugar, dried basil, oregano, salt, black pepper, and broth or water.
add tomatoes and pasta
Add in the tomatoes and pasta. Don't stir but just gently push down to submerge in the liquid. This helps prevent the Burn message!
the pasta and do a
of pressure after pressure cooking is complete.
Stir in cream
Stir in cream and simmer the pasta for a couple of minutes until heated through. Turn off the Instant Pot.
garnish and rest
Let the pasta rest for a few minutes to absorb any remaining liquid. Garnish with parsley, parmesan, and crushed red pepper if desired.
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