Instant Pot Cheesy Creamy Ziti

Instant Pot Cheesy Creamy Ziti
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Cuisine: American
Recipe type: Main dish
Ingredients
  • 1¼ cups chicken (or vegetable) broth
  • 1 cup heavy cream
  • 2 tsp garlic, minced
  • 1 tsp kosher salt
  • ½ tsp pepper
  • 12 oz dried ziti pasta
  • 1½ cups pasta sauce
  • 1 cup parmesan cheese, shredded
  • 1 cup mozzarella cheese, shredded
  • 1½ cups fresh spinach, finely chopped (optional)
Instructions
  1. Layer broth, cream, garlic, salt, pepper and pasta, in that order, in the pot–do not stir. Ensure all pasta is submerged.
  2. Secure the lid, making sure the vent is closed.
  3. Using the display panel select the MANUAL function*. Use the +/- keys and program the Instant Pot for 6 minutes.
  4. When the time is up, let the pressure naturally release for 6 minutes, then quick-release the remaining pressure.
  5. Stir in the pasta sauce.
  6. Add the cheeses, ⅓ cup at a time, stirring after each additional until fully melted and incorporated.
  7. Serve hot garnished with finely chopped spinach (optional).

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