In a medium bowl whisk together yogurt and reserved 1 cup milk. Push yogurt button until the screen reads boil usually you will need to hit the yogurt button two times this will take about an hour.
Once the instant pot beebs that the boil cycle is complete carefully remove the lid and test the temperature.
Making yogurt with instant pot. When the cycle is complete the pot will turn off and show yogt on the display. Select the yogurt function. Push the yogurt button then adjust.
Place the inner pot back into your instant pot and close lock and seal the lid. The inner pot in the instant pot can be sterilized by simply pouring boiling water in it and then discarding it. It took exactly 26 minutes for the instant pot to heat 1 2 gallon of milk to 180 f the target temperature for phase one.
Stir into remaining milk being careful not to scrape the bottom of the insert. If you love yogurt give it a shot i think you ll be hooked. Just press the right buttons peek at it now and then and you ve made amazing yogurt.
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. Making yogurt in an instant pot before you begin the process of making yogurt at home using an instant pot you need to sterilize all of the utensils that you will be using. You don t need an instant pot to make yogurt but an instant pot is an ace yogurt maker.
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. The word more will light up and the word boil will appear on the display. Where i live i can t find a plain whole milk organic yogurt i like so i make my own.
The unit will then begin heating the milk. The standard run time of 8 hours will make a thinner milder yogurt. If you prefer a milder yogurt you can incubate for as.
12 hours will make a thicker yogurt. Return the inner pot to your instant pot choose yogurt and adjust the temperature to normal for standard yogurt set the time to 8 hours. Set aside 1 cup milk.
Pour milk into inner pot of instant pot. Increase the time to 12 hours for a thicker much tangier yogurt.