Instant pot dessert ideas to whip up your favorite Paleo treats at a fraction of the time!
You already know the Instant Pot is good for cooking fork-tender stews, perfectly pulled pork, and juicy chicken in under a half hour. But, did you know the Instant Pot is just as good for ooey-gooey chocolate cake too? How about fruit-covered bread pudding or coconut-topped lemon pudding cups? The Instant Pot delivers oven-quality Paleo desserts and we’ve got the recipes to prove it.
These Paleo desserts are simple to make and require minimal hands-on work with just a push of a few buttons. From apple lavender upside down cake to pumpkin brownies, there’s a bevy of decadent Paleo desserts to choose from.
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Tatin-Style Apple and Lavender Upside Down Cake
For a dessert that’s as beautiful as it is delicious, whip up this floral and fruity cake.
Recipe: A Squirrel in the Kitchen | Tatin-Style Apple and Lavender Upside Down Cake
Instant Pot Chocolate Pudding Cake
Decadent, ooey-gooey and fudgy chocolate cake that takes less than 15 minutes. Seriously. Bonus: Check out the included 3-minute Instant Pot applesauce recipe for ultimate Paleo satisfaction.
Recipe: This Pilgrim Life | Instant Pot Chocolate Pudding Cake
Instant Pot Paleo Chocolate Chip Banana Bread
How do you make banana bread better? You toss in dark chocolate and hydrolyzed collagen for a super-soft texture.
Recipe: Recipes to Nourish | Instant Pot Paleo Chocolate Chip Banana Bread
Pressure Cooker Fresh Berry Compote
Stewed berries combine with vanilla, nutmeg, and cinnamon for a naturally sweet topping you can add to any dessert. Try adding it on top of this Coconut Milk Ice Cream for a creamy à la mode feel.
Recipe: This Old Gal | Pressure Cooker Fresh Berry Compote
Instant Pot Chocolate Pots de Crème
These lush little jars of creamy chocolate maple will have you licking every last bit.
Recipe: Back Porch Paleo | Instant Pot Chocolate Pots de Crème
Instant Pot 3-Minute Applesauce
A super simple and sweet cup of applesauce makes for a delightful dessert. Whip up some homemade applesauce in your Instant Pot.
Recipe: Recipes to Nourish | Instant Pot 3-Minute Apple Sauce
Instant Pot Paleo Apple Pear Fennel Crisp
Apples, pears, and fennel mingle in a flavorful mélange, topped with a cassava flour crisp.
Recipe: Recipes to Nourish | Instant Pot Paleo Apple Pear Fennel Crisp
Instant Pot Caramel Sauce
Drizzle ice cream, berries, and everything else in this simple 20-minute caramel sauce.
Recipe: 40 Aprons | Instant Pot Caramel Sauce
Soft + Pillowy Instant Pot Cinnamon Rolls
Fill your house with sweet cinnamon roll aroma, without having to turn on the oven!
Recipe: PaleoHacks | Soft + Pillowy Instant Pot Cinnamon Rolls
Instant Pot Lemon Pudding Cups
Tart, sweet and creamy – these lemon pudding cups are a crowd-pleaser!
Recipe: Traditional Cooking School | Instant Pot Lemon Pudding Cups
5-Minute Instant Pot Healthy Chocolate Pudding
All that this healthy chocolate pudding needs is 5 minutes in an Instant Pot and a handful of ingredients.
Recipe: Recipes to Nourish | 5-Minute Instant Pot Healthy Chocolate Pudding
Fudgy Instant Pot Chocolate Cake
The Instant Pot helps to achieve a divine fudgy texture in this chocolate cake.
Recipe: Thriving on Paleo | Fudgy Instant Pot Chocolate Cake
AIP Chocolate Cake
Made with plantain, banana, and avocado, this chocolate cake is downright good for you.
Recipe: The Curious Coconut | AIP Chocolate Cake
Allergy-Friendly Chocolate Cake in the Instant Pot
This chocolate cake is versatile: Choose either puréed pumpkin or mashed avocado for a super- moist, veggie-packed dessert.
Recipe: Traditional Cooking School | Allergy-Friendly Chocolate Cake in the Instant Pot
Instant Pot Stuffed Peaches
Fresh, fruity peaches get doused in Paleo-friendly sugar and cinnamon cobbler. Top with Paleo-friendly ice cream for the best effect.
Recipe: Recipes to Nourish | Instant Pot Stuffed Peaches
Instant Pot Apple Cranberry Crisp
Opt for coconut or maple sugar in this well-spiced and fruity apple cranberry crisp.
Recipe: Traditional Cooking School | Instant Pot Apple Cranberry Crisp
Instant Pot Paleo Mug Cakes
This recipe offers a simple guide for making mug cakes in the Instant Pot, along with four ways to jazz up your dessert – think blueberries or chocolate!
Recipe: Woodhaven Place | Instant Pot Paleo Mug Cakes
Indian Carrot Pudding
Take a trip to India with this spiced, pistachio-topped carrot pudding.
Recipe: My Heart Beets | Indian Carrot Pudding
Instant Pot Bacon Jam
Satisfy both your sweet and salty cravings with this uber-rich bacon jam. You can pile it on your favorite Paleo breads, cookies, and even donuts!
Recipe: A Fork’s Tale | Instant Pot Bacon Jam
Instant Pot Pumpkin Brownies
No need to wait for fall to enjoy these Paleo-friendly pumpkin brownies.
Recipe: The Primal Desire | Instant Pot Pumpkin Brownies
Instant Pot Paleo Lemon Custard
Zesty, lemony custard gets topped with fresh fruit for a refreshing dessert.
Recipe: Alohamora Open a Book | Instant Pot Paleo Lemon Custard
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