In our house, we eat more vegan or vegetarian dishes than we do dishes involving meat. We still enjoy our dishes with meat however, it’s just a preference we’ve gained over the years. There are so many delicious vegan dishes out there that it was easy to make this list of 53 Vegan Instant Pot Recipes. There is everything from drinks and dessert to brunch and dinner included on this list. You’ll not be disappointed with the choices. I know that I was definitely getting hungry as I added each recipe to the list.
DISCLAIMER: You’ll notice some of these recipes list non-vegan ingredients in the recipes. Each recipe will include a vegan-friendly alternative in either the ingredients or notes section of the recipe card at the bottom of the post 🙂
53 Vegan Instant Pot Recipes | The BEST Vegan Instant Pot Recipes
Lentils have such a robust flavor, so they’re perfect for making soups that are rich in taste. Instant Pot Lentil Soup is no exception in the flavor department.
A great, nourishing, healing, creamy vegan butternut squash soup with ginger that’s perfect for crisp weather or days when you don’t feel like cooking anything elaborate.
This is a hearty vegan dish, full of flavor and plant protein.
Whether you call it Halva, sheera, sheero, or kesari, you will agree this simple farina dessert is delicious and when made in a pressure cooker, quite easy.
Boba tea is a popular trend across the world, but did you know you can make your own? Use your Instant Pot to make Iced Boba Tea Easier on the pocketbook and you can control the amount of sugar you put in your homemade Instant Pot Boba Tea.
This is a great quick, vegan option and a fast way to make an okra stew in your Instant Pot or Pressure cooker.
This is an authentic sambar recipe for an Andhra Sambar–one that has been handed down for generations–but most importantly, it is very tasty.
This Spicy Cauliflower Soup is delicious and low-carb and perfect for any day of the week.
This is a nutritious recipe with black-eyed peas and peanuts that makes a yummy, filling vegan recipe in your pressure cooker. Start with dry beans and have dinner ready in under 30 minutes!
Make authentic Jamaican Peas and Rice at home in a flash with your Instant Pot! This recipe follows a nontraditional way to get you traditional taste.
If you’re looking for a delicious soup recipe for your Instant Pot, try this hearty and delicious Instant Pot Potato Soup. It comes together in just a few simple steps.
Choose the sweetener and spices of your choice to customize this Mulled Apple cider to your taste.
This spicy, sweet, and tangy Pressure Cooker Cranberry Chutney will wow your guests and make a wonderful addition to your cheese tray, besides providing an exotic flavor at your dinner table.
Pressure Cooker Rice and Dal is Indian comfort food made easy. Once you learn how to make rice and dal at the same time in your Instant Pot, putting together a nutritious dinner will be easy.
Hearty Vegan Creamy Red Lentil Soup is not just good, it’s also good for you, and very easy to make in your pressure cooker or Instant Pot.
This pressure cooker dry urad dal or sookhi urad dal recipe is for a classic Punjabi dish that you will probably never get outside of someone’s home. Easy, protein-packed vegan punch of deliciousness.
This delicious comfort food can be enjoyed guilt free now, with this plant based vegan & gluten free recipe. Perfect for a quick satisfying lunch or dinner.
Sometimes the simplest of recipes can produce unexpectedly robust taste. This Pressure Cooker Black Bean Soup is one of those recipes. It tastes so good, it’s hard to believe how little went into it–both with respect to effort and ingredients.
This very simple recipe for Pressure Cooker Brown Rice in your Instant Pot may well make you finally put away your rice cooker, and start using your Instant Pot or Pressure Cooker to make perfect rice each time.
This recipe for Pressure Cooker Indian Moong Dal cooks so fast in your pressure cooker or Instant Pot, that it makes this hearty, protein-rich dal easy to make for weeknight dinners.
Want a bowl of warm, comforting, and creamy steel cut oats? Instant Pot Steel Cut Oats are the perfect answer to your cravings. Set up the night before for easy overnight oats.
This summer soup is filled to the brim with chickpeas, rainbow chard, and yellow summer squash. Garlic and parsley give it a fresh taste, for a chickpea soup everyone can enjoy.
This dish uses yogurt and besan (chickpea flour) to result in a smooth, thick, tangy, spicy soup that goes very well with rice.
A colorful feast for the eyes as well as your tastebuds, make this dish with less than 10 minutes of prep time.
This Instant Pot Indian recipe will allow you to make something at home that you’re unlikely to encounter in a restaurant.
Make Instant Pot Sprouted Beans in less than a day! Excellent option for vegans and vegetarians as well as raw food enthusiasts.
Every Punjabi household has their own version of Rajma, and nothing says comfort food like Rajma Chawal or Red Kidney Beans with Rice.
Once you make iced tea in your pressure cooker or instant pot, you’ll never make it the old-fashioned way again. Super easy, hands-off method for the smoothest but strong Instant Pot iced tea you’ll enjoy!
Instant Pot Potato Corn Chowder is a quick and easy gluten-free, dairy-free, vegetarian and vegan soup recipe that is full of flavor! This healthy soup recipe can be ready-to-eat in under 30 minutes!
Make delicious, authentic Indian Matki Ussal easily at home right in your Instant Pot! It’s healthy, easy to cook vegan dish and only takes 4 minutes to cook. This recipe can be used to make any kind of sprouts that you want.
A nutritious vegetarian dish in less than 15 minutes.
This Misir Wot recipe is a delicious Ethiopian lentil stew that you are sure to love! And it's made super easy in your instant pot!
With just a few simple ingredients, you can enjoy delicious Ramen noodles whenever the craving strikes. Suitable for vegan diets.
Make authentic vegetarian Ethiopian Gomen Wat made at home within minutes. Quick Instant Pot recipe makes healthy eating a lot easier!
Make an authentic Maharashtrian Masalé bhat in your instant pot or pressure cooker. Goda Masala Recipe included to make your own fresh spices for this rice.
Pressure Cooker Texas Caviar has the right combination of southern ingredients to make your taste buds sing!
Dried hibiscus leaves make a lovely, refreshing Agua De Jamaica Hibiscus Tea in your Instant Pot or Pressure Cooker. It's a perfect drink for Summer!
This Tex Mex Corn Pudding recipe is soft, sweet and oh so delicious! It's vegetarian, vegan and made easily in your Instant Pot!
These Instant Pot Brownies are fudgy, moist, and full of flavor.
This Instant Pot Enchilada Sauce is a quick recipe that tastes better than canned enchilada sauce! Once you make it, you'll never buy canned again!
Mexican Frijoles Charro is a flavorful vegetarian bean recipe you're sure to love! It's chock full of Mexican flavor and made easily in your Instant Pot!
This Instant Horchata recipe is as delicious as the original with less sugar! And with a little help from your Instant Pot, it's super quick to make!
This Vegetarian Tortilla Soup is a delicious vegetarian take on a popular mexican dish. And best of all it's super eays to make!
Looking for a simple Mexican Rice Recipe that's way better than those bland instant rice packets? Try my Instant Pot Mexican Rice Recipe!
Make this Khichadi Rice and Lentils recipe in your Instant Pot to create the ultimate Indian comfort food! It's simple, gluten free and vegan!
Dal Fry is a great combination of the creamy dal, the crisp and caramelized onions, the taste of the ghee and cumin seeds, and tomatoes.
Want comfort food without having to feel guilty? Here is your new favorite Roasted Red Pepper & Carrot Soup made in the Instant Pot. This vegan and gluten free soup has deep bold flavors from roasting the red peppers and carrots.
Make restaurant-style Indian Dal Makhani at home in your pressure cooker. Smooth, creamy, spicy, and hearty plant proteins for great taste, and good health.
Perfect Punjabi-style Aloo Gobi from your pressure cooker or Instant Pot. Make this classic Indian vegan restaurant dish at home in minutes, without a lot of fuss.
If you ever thought making Indian Palak Paneer or Spinach with Paneer was complicated, here's the recipe that will convince you otherwise. Delicious, nutritious, full-flavored, and super easy to make.
Instant Pot pinto beans are delicious, simple and easy; no pre-soaking required!
Instant Pot wild rice pilaf is a simple and delicious side dish you are going to love!
Instant Pot classic hummus from scratch is crazy delicious and simple to make.
If you’re new to vegan or just looking for inspiration, this list of 53 Vegan Instant Pot Recipes is the perfect list for you. Many people seem to think that eating vegan means that you’ll get stuck with bland or gross dishes. This is far from the truth since all the vegan dishes included on this list are bursting with flavor. You’ll definitely not notice you’re missing meat, that’s for sure. I have no doubt you’ll enjoy these vegan dishes just as much as you have enjoyed other dishes involving meat.