Instant Pot® Mashed Potatoes

Total Time: 40 minutes

Prep Time: 10 minutes

Cook Time: 20 minutes

Servings: 6

Price per serving: $1.68

Author: Leslie Kelly


Instant Pot® Mashed Potatoes


· 6 eaches russet potatoes, peeled and cut into chunks· ¼ cup cream cheese· 1 tablespoon cream cheese· ¼ cup milk· salt and ground black pepper to taste


Step 1Place a steamer inside a multi-functional pressure cooker (such as Instant Pot®). Add 1 cup water to the pot. Place potato chunks into the steamer. Close and lock the lid. Select Rice function and set timer for 10 minutes. Allow 10 to 15 minutes for pressure to build.Step 2Release pressure using the natural-release method according to manufacturer's instructions, 10 to 40 minutes. Unlock and remove lid. Add 1/4 cup plus 1 tablespoon cream cheese and milk to the pot and mash using an electric hand mixer or a potato masher. Season with salt and pepper.