18 Amazing Instant Pot Gift Ideas

This collection of 18 Instant Pot Gift Ideas will inspire you to give homemade, heartfelt gifts to everyone on your list this season! With the Instant Pot, you can take all the stress out of holiday gifting and whip up quick and easy homemade edible gifts that are sure to please.

Includes gifts that are suitable for vegan, gluten free, low carb, keto and paleo diets. Most recipes include Weight Watchers points.

The holiday season is just around the corner. And while everyone else is scurrying around, spending time shopping and battling the crowds, this year you can create all sorts of homemade Instant Pot Gifts instead.

This collection of 18 amazing Instant Pot Gifts includes recipes that are easy to make, affordable and full of fantastic flavor.

From decadent delights to savory meals, pantry items and festive beverages, there is and Instant Pot gift that is sure to delight everyone one your gift list.

So here’s to happy gift giving, Instant Pot style!

Instant Pot Gifts – Treats and Snacks 

Edible gifts are always a good idea, and each one of these Instant Pot treats delivers tons of flavor without a whole lot of effort.

From decadent sweets to savory snacks, these amazing homemade gifts are super easy to cook up in the Instant Pot.

Instant Pot Cheesecake with Oreos

This stunning Instant Pot Cheesecake with Oreos is an indulgent delight that is perfect for gift giving. The Instant Pot gives you mouthwatering, creamy and gorgeous cheesecake cheesecake every time. Yeap, this homemade Instant Pot gift is one they won’t soon forget.

instant pot cheesecake slice on a plate in the foreground with instant pot cheesecake on platter in background

Instant Pot Crème Brûlée {Gluten-Free, Low-Carb}

Instant Pot Crème Brûlée is a sophisticated and somewhat unexpected gift. Plus, making crème brûlée in the Instant Pot is easier than you think! Just 5 simple ingredients are all you need to make this perfectly luscious crème brûlée. 

A single serving of Instant Pot Creme Brulee with a silver spoon dipped inside the ramekin

Instant Pot Brownies

These Instant Pot Brownies are fudgy, moist, and full of amazing flavor. Made with pumpkin and slivered almonds, these vegan brownies are the perfect gift for all the chocoholics in your life. If you haven’t made brownies in the Instant Pot yet, this is this recipe to try!

Instant Pot Cinnamon Rolls

Delicious Cinnamon Rolls are a classic homemade gift that are ideal for a wide variety of occasions. But these Instant Pot Cinnamon Rolls are easy to make and fuss-free, since the dough proofs inside the Instant Pot in just 30 mins. The only problem with gifting these Instant Pot Cinnamon Rolls is that you’ll have to make another batch for yourself!

a plate of 3 instant pot cinnamon rolls ready to be served

Instant Pot Rainbow Bundt Cake

This fun and festive Instant Pot Rainbow Bundt Cake is an edible gift that is sure to make your recipient smile. Instant Pot cake is easy to make using basic pantry ingredients and turns out incredibly moist and tasty every time you bake it.

A slice of instant pot cake

Instant Pot Muesli Bread {Vegan}

Baked goods are always a welcome gift, and this Crunchy Instant Pot Muesli Bread recipe combines muesli, coconut and apricots into one perfect crusty bread loaf. Best of all, you use the Instant Pot to get your bread dough to rise, with no kneading required at all!

Instant Pot Popcorn – 4 Ways {Gluten-Free, Vegan}

Use your Instant Pot to easily whip up the gift of totally crave-worthy Instant Pot Popcorn. In addition to the classic, why not gift an assortment of delicious flavors? Popular variations include herb popcorn, nutmeg cinnamon, caramel chocolate chip, and this super fun and festive Grinch Popcorn that kids of all ages will adore!

two ceramic bowls filled with Grinch Popcorn on a wooden table next to red print cloth napkin and festive red snowflake coaster

Instant Pot Gifts – Beverages

Give the ultimate gift of holiday cheer with these delectable drinks, all made right in the Instant Pot. From water to wine and that morning cup of joe, everyone will appreciate receiving their favorite homemade beverage.

Instant Pot Mulled Wine – Glühwein {Vegan, Gluten Free}

Instant Pot spiced orange mulled wine is the perfect Christmas drink, so naturally it is ideal for gift giving. Deliciously warm and festive, this mulled wine tastes like you spent hours making it, but comes together in just minutes and requires virtually no effort. Tis the season to be merry indeed!

three glasses of orange mulled wine

Instant Pot Infused Water – 4 Flavors  {Gluten Free, Vegan, Keto, Paleo}

It’s easy to make thirst quenching infused water right in the Instant Pot! A unique and welcome homemade gift that is suitable for everyone on your lift. Tailor the flavors to suit your recipients and package in cute re-usable glass containers. Makes a perfect gift for all sorts of occasions.

four bottles of instant pot infused water on a white table

Instant Pot Iced Coffee Concentrate {Vegan, Low Carb, Keto, Gluten Free}

Perk up your gift list with this easy Instant Pot Iced Coffee Concentrate. Iced coffee is an all year round indulgence. And with just 2 ingredients and 5 minutes of effort, you can make as big a batch as you want and then decant into cute reusable glass containers to gift to all the coffee lovers in your life.

close up of instant pot iced coffee concentrate in a glass and a bottle with flowers

Instant Pot Gifts – For The Pantry

Instant Pot Vanilla Extract {Vegan, Gluten-Free, Paleo, Low Carb, Keto}

It’s easy to whip up a batch of Instant Pot vanilla extract in a fraction of the time that traditional methods require. Homemade vanilla extract is richer and more flavorful than store-bought varieties, and is the perfect for gift for your favorite bakers.

The completed Instant Pot Vanilla Extract poured into individual bottles and tied with a handwritten gift tag sitting on a blue cloth dish towel

Instant Pot Cinnamon Extract {Vegan, Gluten-Free, Paleo, Low Carb, Keto}

Homemade Instant Pot Cinnamon Extract is something every foodie needs in their pantry. It has soooooo much more cinnamon flavor as compared to ground cinnamon. And making it in the Instant Pot is quick and easy, so it’s perfect for gifting to everyone on your list.

Instant Pot Applesauce {Vegan, Gluten-Free, Paleo}

This Instant Pot Applesauce is irresistibly flavorful….just like warm apple pie filling. A perfect gift that can be enjoyed warm or cold, as a side dish or dessert. A wonderful homemade Instant Pot gift that is suitable for those following vegan, gluten free and paleo diets.

A jar full of Instant Pot Applesauce with apple and another jar in the background

Instant Pot Orange Strawberry Jam {Vegan, Gluten Free}

If you didn’t get the chance to make jam this summer, good news: With this Instant Pot Orange Strawberry Jam recipe, you can whip up delicious strawberry jam using frozen berries anytime of the year. And since it comes together in just a few minutes with no pectin required, you can make enough to give a lovely jar of homemade jam to everyone on your list.

Instant Pot Strawberry Jam in a glass jar next to the Instant Pot and fresh strawberries

Instant Pot Gifts – Freezer Meals

A home-cooked meal is truly one of the most thoughtful gifts there is. And a each of these Instant Pot Freezer Meals is easy to make ahead and freeze, which means your gift can be appreciated and enjoyed at exactly the right time.

Instant Pot Lasagna

This Instant Pot Lasagna is easy to make and full of flavor. A classic freezer meal that you easily pair with a favorite bottle of wine to make the perfect gift for those Italian food fans in your life.

one serving of Instant Pot Lasagna cut from the whole dish and served on a white plate with a parsley garnish

Instant Pot Beef Stew {Gluten Free}

Hearty and savory Instant Pot Beef Stew is a freezer meal gift that will satisfy even the biggest appetites. And after the holiday bustle subsides, your recipients will truly appreciate knowing there is a nice big batch of delectable stew all ready and waiting for them to simply thaw and reheat.

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Instant Pot Egg Bites {Gluten-Free, Low Carb, Keto}

These portable and flavorful Instant Pot Egg Bites are definitely the gift that will keep on giving! Every bit as delicious as the infamous coffee shop versions, Instant Pot Egg Bites are soooo easy to heat and eat. Perfect for those post-holiday breakfasts, lunches and snacks.

Finished Instant Pot Egg Bites served on a white plate in front of the Instant Pot

Instant Pot Butternut Squash Soup {Vegan, Gluten Free, Paleo, Whole 30}

Warm, comforting and full of flavor, this Instant Pot Butternut Squash Soup is a perfect freezer meal gift that will be appreciated all season long. Easy to thaw and reheat, so it’s just the thing for quick and easy cozy winter meals.

2 bowls of instant pot butternut squash soup with pumpkin seeds

Even More Instant Pot Gift Ideas

For even more amazing Instant Pot gift ideas, check out my list of the very Best Instant Pot Accessories.

22 must have instant pot accessories

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  1. There are some really super good ideas here. I love that home made gifts have so much effort in them xx

  2. Great suggestions! I love the idea of gifting something you have made its so personal and thoughtful. I think gifts like this would work really well for people like our neighbours or even school teachers etc, I know my little ones teachers wouldn’t say no to a big plate or fresh cinnamon rolls in the staff room at Christmas time!

  3. Wow, they all look amazing. I’m a bit fan of anything that goes in one pot! The cinnamon rolls would be top of my list.

  4. Oh my days, these recipes all look so tasty. I’m a big fan of gifting homemade food for the holidays, so this post really spoke to me.

  5. Instant pot gifts are such a great idea! I love the cinnamon roll, creme brûlée and jam idea! There are a few people on my list that would it for Christmas! Thanks for sharing these gift ideas.

  6. Oh wow, there are some lovely ideas here. That oreo cheesecake looks divine!
    I love giving and receiving homemade gifts. They always feel that little bit more personal.

  7. I must admit, I have not done many instant pot foods but love the gift ideas you’ve shared definitely given me an insight.

  8. These gifts look absolutely incredible! I wouldn’t of thought of these but they are definitely different and you’ve definitely sold me with the cheesecake with Oreo! Yum