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This list of 45 incredible vegan Instant Pot recipes just proves that the Instant Pot can handle anything you throw at it. Breakfast, dinners, side, desserts – there’s a little of everything here, and it’s all completely vegan.

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It’s no secret – we love a good pressure cooker here at 40 Aprons. They just make preparing delicious, healthy meals so fast and easy that it’s honestly hard not to love them!

The Instant Pot is especially wonderful if you’re cooking lentils, beans, and rice – staples of vegan cuisine. Say goodbye to pre-soaking (and the panic when you forget to pre-soak) and toss everything in the Instant Pot instead!

In this post you’ll find 45 incredible vegan Instant Pot recipes, categorized into…

  • Breakfasts
  • Dinners
  • Soups & Stews
  • Pasta Dishes
  • Desserts
  • Snacks, Sides, & Bases

Vegan Instant Pot Breakfast Recipes

Rice pudding in a white bowl

1. Instant Pot Rice Pudding

A grey plate holding instant pot breakfast potatoes with peppers

2. Instant Pot Breakfast Potatoes from Where You Get Your Protein

Two bowls of chocolate steel cut oats, one topped with bananas, one topped with raspberries

3. Chocolate Instant Pot Steel Cut Oats from A Virtual Vegan

Breakfast stuffed sweet potato on a grey-blue plate with a fork and blueberries

4. Instant Pot Breakfast Stuffed Sweet Potatoes from The Live-in Kitchen

Glass mason jar of cashew yogurt and fruit

5. Cashew Yogurt from My Quiet Kitchen

A bowl of French toast casserole on a dark background

6. Vegan Instant Pot French Toast Casserole from Instantveg

Two bowls of oatmeal with blueberries, peanut butter, and maple syrup

7. Instant Pot Blueberry Oatmeal with Maple Peanut Butter from Instant Pot Eats

Vegan Instant Pot Dinner Recipes

Vegans sloppy joe with bell pepper fries

8. Instant Pot Vegan Sloppy Joes from Pass the Plants

Two small bowls of quinoa chili

9. Vegan Instant Pot Quinoa Chili from Running On Real Food

Two bowls of tofu biryani

10. Instant Pot Smoky Tofu Quinoa Biryani from Full of Plants

Close up photo of a bowl of red beans and vegan sausage with white rice and garnish

11. Instant Pot Red Beans and Rice from The Simple Veganista

One and a half bowls of mushroom risotto on a white table

12. Vegan Instant Pot Mushroom Risotto from Vegan Richa

Vegan Mexican burrito bowl close up

13. Instant Pot Vegan Burrito Bowls from Delish Knowledge

A shallow dish of vegan jambalaya on a wooden table

14. Vegan Jambalaya in the Instant Pot from Vegan Runner Eats

A blue-trimmed plate holding large slices of tofu and pieces of bok choy with seasoning

15. Instant Pot Tofu & Bok Choy with Ginger Garlic Sauce from Instant Pot Eats

Vegan Instant Pot Soups & Stews

Close up photo of dal with rice

16. Instant Pot Dal

A bowl and a half of tomato soup with garnish

17. Perfect Whole30 Instant Pot Tomato Soup (Vegan)

Yellow corn chowder in a black bowl

18. Vegan Instant Pot Corn Chowder from ZardyPlants

A bowl of vegan white bean chili on a light background

19. Vegan Instant Pot White Bean Stew from Rainbow Plant Life

Two brown bowls holding deep red vegan chili with jalapeños and a silver spoon

20. Easy Instant Pot Chili (Vegan, Oil-Free) from Minimalist Baker

Tofu and potato stew in white bowls on striped napkins on a white countertop

21. Instant Pot Vegan Tofu & Little Potato Stew from I Love Vegan

Vegan Instant Pot Pasta Recipes

Vegan chili mac and cheese in front of an Instant Pot

22. Instant Pot Vegan Chili Mac And Cheese from Healthier Steps

An eggshell white bowl with Instant Pot vegan Italian pasta

23. Vegan Instant Pot Italian Pasta from The Vegan 8

A square of vegan lasagna in a large black bowl with a fork

24. Vegan Instant Pot Lasagna from Holy Cow!

A white bowl of vegan Instant Pot pho on a blue background with other bowls

25. Instant Pot Vegan Pho from PureWow

Marinara pasta and veggies in an Instant Pot with a wooden spoon

26. Vegan Instant Pot Pasta Recipe (One Pot Marinara) from Nutriciously

Vegan Instant Pot Desserts

Vegan Instant Pot caramel sauce drizzling off a spoon into a glass jar of caramel sauce

27. Instant Pot Caramel Sauce (Vegan, Paleo, Refined Sugar Free, Dairy Free)

A martini glass with vegan coconut rice pudding and garnish on a dark blue backdrop

28. Instant Pot Coconut Rice Pudding (Vegan + Gluten-Free) from Easy Cooking with Molly

A brown bowl containing vegan Instant Pot nectarine berry crisp on a grey table

29. Vegan Instant Pot Nectarine Berry Crisp from Rainbow Plant Life

A white plate on which sits a vegan bread pudding and sauce made in the Instant Pot

30. Instant Pot Bread Pudding from Simply Happy Foodie

Half of a vegan chocolate cake on a white cake stand with a white background

31. Instant Pot Chocolate Cake (Vegan) from Such a Sweetheart

A casserole dish of peach berry crisp with vegan ice cream

32. Peach-Raspberry Crisp from Yoga of Cooking

Vegan Instant Pot Sides, Snacks, & Bases

Partial image of a white bowl with brown rice on a blue striped dish towel

33. Instant Pot Brown Rice

Three Instant Pot sweet potatoes with pats of butter

34. Instant Pot Sweet Potatoes

A white plate of spinach rice with a wooden spoon and a blue towel

35. Indian Pulak Pulao (Instant Pot Spinach Rice) from Instant Pot Eats

A white bowl of cauliflower florets with garnish

36. Instant Pot Cauliflower from our sister site, Easy Healthy Recipes

Half of a white bowl full of thick black beans and garnish

37. Instant Pot Black Beans

Vegan Instant Pot collard greens in a funky sage bowl with a wooden spoon on a wooden table

38. Vegan Instant Pot Collard Greens from Shane and Simple

A silver mixing bowl of basmati rice and garnish on a woven placemat

39. Instant Pot Basmati Rice from our sister site, Easy Healthy Recipes

Zoomed out overhead photo of vegan Instant Pot pinto beans in a white bowl on a marble countertop

40. Instant Pot Pinto Beans (No Soak!)

Swirled garlic butter Instant Pot mashed potatoes on a striped dishcloth

41. Whole30 Instant Pot Mashed Potatoes with Garlic and Herbs (Paleo, Vegan Option)

Two halves of vegan Instant Pot spaghetti squash on a white plate

42. Instant Pot Spaghetti Squash

A partial bowl of chickpeas next to a jar of chickpeas on a white background

43. No Soak Chickpeas in the Instant Pot from our sister site, Easy Healthy Recipes

Two Instant Pot cooked artichokes on a wooden cutting tray with dipping sauce and a napkin

44. Instant Pot Artichokes

Overhead photo of a bowl of vegan Instant Pot hummus with chickpeas

45. Instant Pot Hummus from Recipes From A Pantry

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  1. such amazing recipes! I’m honored that you chose my vegan pasta marinara to be listed amongst this deliciousness 🙂
    love your work, keep it up!

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