The standard run time of 8 hours will make a thinner milder yogurt. Pour milk into your instant pot.
Step by step directions for making yogurt in an electric pressure cooker.
Make yogurt with instant pot. Whole milk 2 or skim. Working carefully cool the instant pot insert in a bowl of ice water stirring occasionally until the milk reaches 100 to 110 degrees f about 15 20 minutes. Adjust pressure to boil.
I often will do one quart plain and then stir something into the other quart. Despite the fact that the instant pot s user manual includes instructions for how to make yogurt in the machine the huge number of yogurt specific questions posed daily in online forums reveals rampant confusion. Making yogurt using the inner pot.
So i borrowed a friend s instant pot to make several batches of yogurt note taking all the way. The instant pot instruction manual discussed a couple of different methods for how to heat the milk in the instant pot then let it cool then incubate it all in the instant pot. So if you use the instant pot in regular cooking then you need to plan ahead before using it to make yogurt.
Methods of yogurt making in the instant pot pressure cooker. Close and lock the lid select yogurt setting. 12 hours will make a thicker yogurt.
This is everything you need to know about making instant pot yogurt. Also ways to naturally sweeten yogurt. You order in food for one day or finish off cooking before you begin on the yogurt.
Whisk yogurt mixture back into instant pot until fully incorporated then lock lid and press the yogurt setting to normal for 8 to 12 hours. When i bought my instant pot pressure cooker i noticed that there was an option for making yogurt. Includes directions for nonfat full fat and greek yogurt.
Place the inner pot back into your instant pot and close lock and seal the lid. Set aside 1 cup milk. There s no doubt that an instant pot does a great job of making yogurt but in the process it s occupied for long periods of time.
For 8 cups of finished plain yogurt you ll want to start with 2 quarts of milk. Increase the time to 12 hours for a thicker much tangier yogurt. Feel free to use whatever kind of dairy milk you like.
Once the yogurt is strained and in the instant pot insert again stir in some vanilla or even some homemade jam and then load it into jars for fridge storage. Select the yogurt function. Add milk to a 6 qt instant pot.
This can take up to 1 hour.