Pressure Cooker Bolognese Sauce. Pressure Cook, Slow Cook, Bake, Roast, Grill & More. Easily Create Complete Meals, Sides and Desserts In A Fraction Of The Time With The Foodi. Served over pasta or spaghetti squash and sprinkled with Parmesan cheese, this makes for a delicious, easy and popular weeknight meal.
This sauce recipe is simpler, much lower fat and much quicker because cooked in an electric pressure cooker. Serve it over the cooked pasta. Press the "manual" button to switch to the pressure cooking mode. You can cook Pressure Cooker Bolognese Sauce using 17 ingredients and 16 steps. Here is how you cook that.
Ingredients of Pressure Cooker Bolognese Sauce
- It’s 28 oz of Can Italian Plum Tomatoes or Whole Peeled.
- Prepare 1/2 cup of Olive Oil.
- You need 2 of Carrots.
- Prepare 1 1/2 of Celery Stalk.
- You need 1 of Red Onion.
- It’s 1 1/4 tsp of Kosher Salt.
- It’s 3 clove of minced Garlic.
- Prepare 1 of Flat Leaf Parsley.
- It’s 1 lb of lean Ground Beef.
- It’s 1 lb of Ground Pork.
- You need 1/4 cup of Tomato Paste.
- It’s 1 pinch of Brown Sugar.
- It’s 1 cup of Red Wine.
- Prepare 1 tsp of Dried Basil.
- You need 1/2 tsp of Dried Oregano.
- You need 1 of Ground Black Pepper.
- It’s 1 of Parmesan Cheese (optional).
If you're using a stove-top pressure cooker, you won't have any buttons to press. Just cook on high heat until high pressure is reached. This shortened cook time also necessitates a smaller overall quantity of liquid in the recipe. Cut up the onions, garlic, pepper and carrots.
Pressure Cooker Bolognese Sauce step by step
- Strain can of Tomatoes into a bowl reserving liquid. Deseed Tomatoes over strainer and set aside Tomatoes and reserved liquid..
- Mince Carrots, Celery, Onion, and set the mirepoix aside..
- In a large bowl, break apart Ground Beef and Ground Pork into little bits with your fingers. Sprinkle 1 teaspoon Kosher Salt on meat. Fluff meat with fingers to mix then press meat to bottom of bowl and set aside..
- Heat a cast iron Dutch oven or large cast iron pan to 450-500 degrees Fahrenheit. Heat pressure cooker pot, not as hot as cast iron, so both are hot at same time..
- Once both pots are hot, add 1/2 cup Oil, mirepoix, and pinch of Salt in pressure cooker pot and stir..
- Immediately put the seasoned beef/pork lump into cast iron Dutch oven, press on meat to fill bottom of pan and set timer for 3 1/2 minutes..
- While the meat sears, constantly sauté mirepoix in the pressure cooker pot for 5 minutes..
- When 3 1/2 minutes beef/pork timer is done, flip meat lump and set timer for another 3 1/2 minutes..
- When the mirepoix 5 minutes is done, add to the pressure cooker pot a handful of Parsley, the minced Garlic, and sauté for another minute or until beef/pork timer is done..
- Once beef/pork timer is done, add beef/pork lump along with all the juices into pressure cooker. Continue cooking meat breaking up beef/pork with wooden spoon for 3 minutes..
- After the 3 minutes is up, make a hole in center of pressure cooker pot for Tomato Paste. Add Tomato Paste and Brown Sugar. Turn heat up to medium high to caramelize paste..
- After a few minutes add Basil, Oregano, Salt, Pepper, and stir..
- Add the Wine and cook for 5 minutes until wine is evaporated..
- Add deseeded Tomatoes, reserved liquid and stir..
- Seal pressure cooker and bring up to pressure. Cook 7 minutes with slow release or 9 minutes with fast release..
- Serve on pasta topped with parmesan cheese..
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