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    Instant Pot Tips and Tricks

    History of the Pressure Cooker The pressure cooker has been around since 1679 and was invented by french physicist, Denis Papin. It allows the liquid to reach boiling causing the pressure and the temperature to rise in an airtight pot. This process reduces the cooking time and helps in adding moisture to food, especially meat. New users are intimidated by the pressure cooker because of the possibility of an explosion. These scenarios are not common and generally caused by misuse of the pressure cooker. The pressure cooker should not be opened unless the pressure has been released! One way I read this explained was using the example of a can…