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Instant Pot Parmesan Risotto

Instant Pot Parmesan Risotto

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  • Prep Time: 10
  • Cook Time: 10
  • Total Time: 20
  • Yield: 6 Servings 1x
  • Category: Rice
  • Method: Instant Pot
  • Cuisine: Italian


I love a great rice dish. I also love straightforward recipes, and today I made an effortless side dish, Instant Pot Parmesan Risotto


  • 2 tablespoons butter
  • 1/4 cup diced onions
  • 3 1/2 cups vegetable broth
  • 1 1/2 cup Arborio rice
  • 1 cup grated Parmesan cheese


  1. In the Instant Pot bowl, add the butter and diced onions.
  2. Press the saute button, and saute for about 3-4 minutes, until the onion softens.
  3. Mix in the rice and saute the rice for another 2-3 minutes.
  4. Add the vegetable broth, and stir, make sure to get off of the bits off the bottom, or you will get a BURN notice.
  5. Add your lid and set the time for 6 minutes at manual high pressure.
  6. When the time is up, do a quick release.
  7. Mix in the grated Parmesan cheese,
  8. Plate, serve, and enjoy!

Keywords: Instant Pot Parmesan Risotto