Easy and Delicious Instant Pot Split Pea Soup Perfect For an Easy Dinner – Pressure Cooker Cooking!
Do you love split pea soup? Well, if you do you are about to love it a little more if you own an Instant Pot! Instant Pot Split Pea Soup is easy to prepare, so now you can eat this soup a lot more often.
If you don’t own an Instant Pot yet, now is the time to purchase one – because they are AMAZING. It’s so simple – add all the ingredients to your Instant Pot, push a button, and then forget about it until you hear the beep that it’s finished! Totally transforms your weeknight cooking!
Perfect pea soup for a nutritious dinner in about 20 minutes!
What Ingredients do I need For Split Pea Soup?
- dried split green peas
- beef broth
- diced ham
- cloves garlic
- dried thyme
Wash the peas and pick out any hard pieces or rocks. Store any leftover green peas in an airtight container and they will last a very long time. Dried split green peas are nice to have in your pantry to make this delicious soup – so always keep enough on hand and you will have a healthy dinner in no time.
Now you can make split pea soup more often in your Instant Pot. Follow along this simple recipe for a thick and delicious bowl of pea soup.
- 2 cups dried split green peas, cleaned and picked through
- 4 cups beef broth
- 1 cup water
- 1 cup diced ham
- 1 cup chopped carrots
- 2 cloves garlic, minced
- 1/4 cup onion, minced
- 1 teaspoon dried thyme
Add everything to the Instant Pot and gently stir.
Seal the lid and turn the knob to the "SEALING" position.
Push the "PRESSURE COOK" button and set time for 16 minutes.
Once it is finished cooking, let sit in the pot for 2 minutes. After 2 minutes, do a quick release. Stir and serve!
Diced ham is simple to buy prepackaged and has so many uses in your recipes. Toss leftover ham in your tossed green salad with a little cheese to make a delicious Chef’s Salad.
Serve a thick and yummy bowl of split green pea soup with a tossed salad on the side. A nutritious dinner that is sure to please everyone!
This is definitely one of our favorite Instant pot soups – if you don’t own a Pressure Cooker yet, try our delicious pea soup recipe that you can cook on your stove top.
What to Serve With Your Healthy Pea Soup?
Make some delicious grilled cheese sandwiches with a side of fruit. This goes well with a warm bowl of soup.
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