32 Effortless Instant Pot Pasta Recipes

Nothing beats these effortless Instant Pot pasta recipes! Enjoy the chicken alfredo, ziti, spaghetti, and more recipes that we’ve put together.

What can we say about the Instant Pot besides the fact that it’s one of our favorite pieces of cooking equipment.  These Instant Pot pasta recipes are yet another way of utilizing the versatile Instant Pot and all it can do.

If you feel like making a nice one pot meal and don’t have a lot of time, then these pasta recipes are perfect for you.  We’ve found recipes for spaghetti, ziti, shrimp scampi, or maybe some cajun chicken alfredo pasta!

The power of the Instant Pot pressure cooking will have some of these pasta meals done in only 20 minutes…that’s right…only 20 minutes and you have dinner!  Let’s not forget what we mentioned before – it’s all done in one pot.  That means it’s easy to prep and easy to clean…what’s there not to like?!

So we’ve done the heavy lifting for you and found over 30 Instant Pot pasta recipes.  Find out which ones are your favorite and let us know in the comments below.   We look forward to reading what you have to say!

Cover photo from:  recipesofholly.com

1.  Skinny Alfredo

What makes this recipe so good is that it doesn’t use heavy cream.  Instead it uses evaporated milk which makes it a healthier option.  Cut the calories but keep the great flavor!

Recipe:  cookingwithkarli.com

2.  Creamy Chicken Bacon Ranch Pasta

This one pot creamy chicken dinner takes only 30 minutes to make but it packs a ton of flavor.  The Instant Pot makes it easy to combine the chicken, pasta, bacon, and a cheesy ranch dressing sauce to finish it off!

Recipe:  meatloafandmelodrama.com

3.  Beef and Broccoli Ramen

Make this delicious stir fry dish in the Instant Pot.  It’s perfect for a quick weeknight meal because it can be made with basic ingredients and only gets one pot dirty – making for an easy clean up!

Recipe:  eatinginstantly.com

4.  Cream Cheese Spaghetti

Another quick 30 minute recipe to make for your family.  This Instant Pot cream cheese spaghetti comes together with ground beef in a delicious rich and creamy sauce.

Recipe:  spicysouthernkitchen.com

5.  Chicken Parm Pasta

This Instant Pot chicken parm pasta recipe is going to be a sure fire hit!  It’s going to taste exactly like chicken parm and comes together in one pot for an easy go to meal!

Recipe:  mealplanaddict.com

6.  Buffalo Chicken Pasta

Don’t just have the buffalo chicken be for tailgate parties.  Throw it into this pasta dish and you’ll have creamy buffalo flavor throughout this entire dish!

Recipe:  indomata.com

7.  Instant Pot Shrimp Scampi

Shrimp scampi typically is a tough dish to make but not with this recipe.  It’ll come together in three minutes and you’ll love the final product.  It can’t get any easier!

Recipe:  gardeninthekitchen.com

8.  Chicken Lo Mein

Make a simple chicken lo mein in your Instant Pot by using some old spaghetti from the night before.  A easy way to make Chinese takeout at home with a veggie packed lo mein dish!

Recipe:  eatinginstantly.com

9.  Bacon Mac and Cheese

In just 10 minutes of cook time you’ll be done and eating this family favorite.  This Bacon mac and cheese meal comes together so quickly in the Instant Pot.

Recipe:  kleinworthco.com

10.  Creamy Baked Ziti

You’ve heard of “dump and go” meals and this one is so simple to make.  Enjoy the baked ziti with homemade red sauce the the three cheese blend!

Recipe:  thisoldgal.com

11.  Chili Mac and Cheese

A tasty and cheesy one pot pasta dish that comes together in the Instant Pot.  An ultimate comfort food meal that is packed with hearty flavors.

Recipe:  thegirlonbloor.com

12.  Pesto Chicken Pasta

Using just store bought pesto, you’ll have this chicken and pasta dish ready in no time.  By using the Instant Pot it’ll be ready in 30 minutes and then you can start to eat!

Recipe:  eatinginstantly.com

13.  Ham and Cheese Rotini

Make this ham and cheese pasta in the Instant Pot.  It’ll come together in a creamy and cheesy mixture of goodness.  A true family meal that’s quick and easy to make!

Recipe:  thesaltymarshmallow.com

14.  Beef Enchilada Pasta

If you love how enchiladas taste then you’ll be a fan of this recipe.  Make it in the Instant Pot and you’ll become a fan of the beef enchilada pasta dish!

Recipe:  marginmakingmom.com

15.  Cheesy Garlic Butter Spaghetti

Another simple Instant Pot dump and go recipe.  The garlic butter will coat the spaghetti perfectly for you to serve a delicious meal for your family.

Recipe:  recipesfromapantry.com

16.  Easy Chili Mac

Chili mac can be tough to make at times but not this recipe.  Coming together after only five minutes of prep and the Instant Pot – you’ll be serving this up in no time!

Recipe:  recipeteacher.com

17.  Creamy Tomato Basil Pasta

A true one pot meal that takes just 20 minutes to cook.  In less than a half hour, you’ll be serving this creamy tomato basil pasta up to your family and guests!

Recipe:  cookwithmanali.com

18.  Creamy Chicken Rigatoni

This creamy chicken rigatoni is a perfect dish for pasta night or any other dinner night.  Use the Instant Pot to save time when you’re cooking up the chicken and veggies in a tomato cream sauce.

Recipe:  oldhousetonewhome.net

19.  Pizza Pasta [with Video]

Pizza pasta is a favorite meal of the people who eat it.  You’ll get the taste of pepperoni which will make you feel like you’re eating pizza.  It’s an easy weeknight meal to make on a busy night!

Recipe:  sweetandsavorymeals.com

20.  Skinny Creamy Ziti

What makes this a perfect “skinny” dish is that instead of using heavy cream, it uses evaporated milk instead.  Don’t worry though – it’s still going to be creamy and filled with the delicious flavors you expect!

Recipe:  cookingwithkarli.com

21.  Buffalo Chicken Pasta

Another buffalo chicken pasta dish that comes together quickly in the Instant Pot.  It’s going to be creamy and cheesy but taste like Buffalo chicken wings!  What isn’t there to love!?

Recipe:  simplyhappyfoodie.com

22.  Easy Instant Pot Spaghetti

Don’t get upset when your family is waiting until the last minute to tell you what they want to eat.  This spaghetti and meat sauce comes together quickly in the Instant Pot – perfect for last minute meals!

Recipe:  thekitchn.com

23.  Penne with Sausage in Tomato Cream Sauce

Serve up this penne and sausage pasta dish with a delicious cream tomato sauce.  Coming together in 30 minutes after only 10 minutes of prep – what a perfect pasta dish to make in the Instant Pot!

Recipe:  paintthekitchenred.com

24.  Creamy Tuscan Chicken Pasta

This tuscan chicken pasta comes together in the Instant Pot.  That’s perfect because it’ll make sure the creamy and hearty sauce coats every piece of chicken and pasta!

Recipe:  recipesofholly.com

25.  Chicken Alfredo

Throw in some chicken breasts, garlic, penne, cream, and parmesan cheese and you’re close to completion.  It really is that easy to make this chicken alfredo recipe in the Instant Pot!

Recipe:  number-2-pencil.com

26.  Ziti with Sausage and Ricotta

Let the Instant Pot do all the heavy lifting when it comes to this ziti and sausage recipe.  Watch the ziti and sausage come together with a ricotta and mozzarella mixture that’s absolutely delicious!

Recipe:  thisisnotdietfood.com

27.  Crack Chicken Pasta

You may be wondering why the call this crack chicken pasta but after you get a taste you’re going to understand.  Chicken, bacon, and ranch all thrown into an Instant Pot makes this one of the easiest recipes to make!

Recipe:  plainchicken.com

28.  Chicken Alfredo Pasta

A true one pot meal that comes together in the Instant Pot.  This chicken alfredo pasta recipe is going to be so creamy and a family favorite!

Recipe:  thereciperebel.com

29.  The Best Instant Pot Spaghetti

Just when you think that you’ve found your favorite spaghetti recipe – this one comes along.  What makes it so good is that you can make it quickly in the Instant Pot which makes for a fast cooking time and easy clean up!

Recipe:  trendingrecipes.diaitu.com

30.  Cajun Chicken Alfredo Pasta

This cajun chicken alfredo recipe is packed with flavor.  Season the chicken breasts and smoked sausage, throw the homemade alfredo sauce on top and cook it all in the Instant Pot.

Recipe:  number-2-pencil.com

31.  Instant Pot Meatballs and Pasta

A truly simple dinner recipe that you can make with just four ingredients!  This Instant Pot meatball and pasta recipe is going to become one of your family’s favorites.

Recipe:  wineandglue.com

32.  Dump and Start Creamy Ziti

Just make this dump and go Instant Pot creamy ziti recipe in only 20 minutes.  You’ll enjoy the way the sauce is so creamy and covers every piece of pasta that you serve.

Recipe:  cookingwithkarli.com


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