Chicken Broth – Instant Pot

Canned Chicken Broth

A few days ago we smoked a whole chicken in the smoker.  Once we had a few dinners off of it I really hated to throw out the left over bones and such.  I tossed it into a zip lock bag and put it into the freezer for a few days to think about what I could do next….

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Italian Vegetable Soup (Instant Pot)

Instant Pot (IP) vs Slow Cooker. For me it seems to have a similar outcome but at a quicker pace. There are probably some recipes which are still best suited for a slow cooker, but soups are an instant winner for the IP. I have so many cookbooks and cooking isn’t something I do everyday. This weekend I took…

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Elderberry Syrup

There is a cold going around our area and it has come home to our house.  I’m not feeling it yet but the other half of the grove is under the weather.  Stuffy, sneezing, and all around miserable feeling.  The modern routine of over the counter (OTC) medicines are being used but I thought I’d try adding a little…

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Homemade Greek Yogurt

This weekend I decided to try out the yogurt button on the Instant Pot (IP).  Fast forward 24 hours and we had a tasty treat for breakfast!  Making yogurt in the IP was easy.  Add 1/2  gallon 2% milk to the inner container.  Put the lid on and lock.  Press the Yogurt button twice until Boil is displayed. During…

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