So here is another one of our go to recipes in the Instant Pot. This one is a favorite and everyone always comes back for seconds. italian pasta bake logo


I am NOT a food blogger. I don’t do beautiful food arranged on cute plates. Instead this is simply as place to share the recipes I have found or adapted to fit full-time life.

Instant Pot Spaghetti


1 Jar Spaghetti Sauce

1 jar Diced Tomatoes

1 lb Italian Sausage

1 small onion

Garlic powder or fresh garlic

other veggies (peppers, mushrooms, etc)

2 cups beef broth

1 box penne pasta


Turn Instant Pot to Saute- Brown meat with chopped onion and other veggies and garlic

When meat is brown add the sauce, tomatoes and mix

Stir in Pasta.

Add enough beef broth (or water) to cover the pasta.

Close lid on instant pot, turn knob to pressure, manual mode, high pressure for 4 minutes.

Natural Release for 10 minutes, then manual release

Serve with parmesan cheese and salad and/or bread