Remove lid and. Turn the instant pot on by pressing the yogurt button.
Add the agar agar.
Yogurt recipe in instant pot. Press the adjust setting to boil see cook s note. Don t miss my other simple instant pot recipes like instant pot corn on the cob instant pot meatloaf and instant pot ribs. What kind of instant pot do i need to make yogurt.
After testing the instant pot yogurt recipe with 2 milk 3 25 milk and 3 8 milk 3 8 whole milk with the highest milk fat content produced the thickest and creamiest homemade yogurt. Adjust pressure to boil. For reference we used the above whole foods 365 organic 3 8 whole milk for this instant pot yogurt recipe.
This can take up to 1 hour. Follow the manufacturer s guide for locking the lid and preparing to cook. You will need an instant pot with the yogurt button.
Whisk to mix well. Set aside 1 cup milk. As the yogurt incubates you don t want to jostle the instant pot too much it can keep the yogurt from setting well.
A lot of it has to do with how active the cultures in your starter are fresher starter takes a lot less time to incubate. It can take anywhere from under 4 to over 12 hours for your yogurt to set. As long as you have that you can do this in a 3 quart 6 quart or 8 quart instant pot.
For 8 cups of finished plain yogurt you ll want to start with 2 quarts of milk. 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. Feel free to use whatever kind of dairy milk you like.
Use this function and continue pressing until it reads boil pour ajoyo almond milk into the instant pot. 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. Whole milk 2 or skim.
Add milk to a 6 qt instant pot. Pour the milk in a 6 quart instant pot and put on yogurt setting. 12 hours will make a thicker yogurt.
Close and lock the lid select yogurt setting. Pour milk into your instant pot. You can double this recipe using up to one gallon of milk in the 6 quart or 8 quart.
Choose non fat low fat yogurt or whole fat yogurt and the flavor mix ins you add at the end. You ll be amazed at how easy it is to make perfect instant pot yogurt with just two ingredients and at a fraction of the cost of store bought.