Cuisinart Electric Pressure Cooker Recipes


Electric pressure cookers are the latest innovation in an appliance that has actually been in use, sporadically, for several hundred years.  It is an odd quirk of human nature that oftentimes, a great invention will be made, and will then languish with almost no recognition for years.  This is the case with the pressure cooker.  Stovetop pressure cookers and canners really did not become popular until World War II, and many armaments factories converted to making these cookers after the war.  Unfortunately, they were often so poorly engineered that they blew up or otherwise failed, and the pressure cooker was again relegated to the sidelines.  Redesigning of the safety features brought about new interest in pressure cookers, and their popularity increased even further when electric models became available, and Cuisinart is one of the most sought after electric pressure cookers.


Easy To Use With Almost Any Recipe


Probably one of the biggest pluses to the Cuisinart electric pressure cooker is that it is so extremely easy to use.  You simply need to add the ingredients to the removable cooking pot, use the digital controls to set the cooker, then go and relax.  The Cuisinart will bring the cooker up to the proper temperature and pressure and then cook your food to perfection.  A beep will let you know that the food is cooked, and your meal will be kept warm while you set the table.  It is true that most pressure cooker cookbooks are made with stovetop pressure cookers in mind, making a few adjustments to timing will provide you with just the dinner you want.   Visiting www.ehow.com/how_5650347_convert-recipes-electric-pressure-cooker.html will explain to you exactly how to convert your conventional cooking recipes to Cuisinart electric pressure cooker recipes.  


Go To Cuisinart First


The Cuisinart website, www.cuisinart.com has a nice selection of recipes that will work perfectly in your electric pressure cooker.  Imagine cooking up a great meal like Veal Shanks With Mushrooms & Sun Dried Tomatoes in less than half an hour, or Pork Chops With Balsamic Onions and Figs in 20 minutes or less.  Cuisinart also has soups, everything from the old favorite Chicken with Noodles to the sophisticated Mushroom Barley Soup, both of which can be prepared in under 30 minutes.  There are even wonderful dessert recipes such as Lemon Cheesecake or Creamy Rice Pudding to top off the meal.


Other Sources For Cuisinart Electric pressure cooker Recipes


Make sure that you provide yourself with several different pressure cooker cookbooks, such as ‘Pressure Perfect’ by Lorna Sass or ‘Bob Warden’s Slow Food Fast’ by Bob Warden.  These books were written for stovetop pressure cookers, but only a slight adjustment will be needed to adapt them to your electric pressure cooker.
There are also many sites on the web that can provide you with a great variety of pressure cooker recipes.  You will be able to find ‘regular’ American food, Indian meals, Italian recipes, and Oriental dishes.  Cooking with your Cuisinart electric pressure cooker will be a way to introduce your whole family to a wide world of tastes.