Best Stainless Steel Pressure Cookers

First and foremost, the best stainless steel pressure cooker is used to make foods such as soup, broth, meat, stew, bean, chili, poultry, rice, multigrain, porridge, yogurt, veggies, eggs, and cake.

Review of Stainless Steel Pressure Cookers

First and foremost, the pressure cookers reviewed here are some of the best. So, the choice of a particular pressure cooker will depend on your needs and the emphasis you put on specific features.

Editor’s Choice

1. Instant Pot Duo Mini

Comparison of Stainless Steel Pressure Cookers

A table comparing stainless steel pressure cookers that are reviewed below, will help you make a decision. Meanwhile, stainless steel pressure cookers, listed in descending order of recommendation, is provided below.

Instant Pot Duo Mini

Yedi Pressure Cooker

Mueller Pressure Cooker

Star Wars Instant Pot

1. Instant Pot Duo Mini

Instant Pot 7 in 1 – Instant Pot Duo 7 in 1 – Instant Pot Electric Pressure Cooker

Being compact, this cooker is good for small households or where space is limited. Also, it is good for making side dishes.

Key Features
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First, the Instant Pot Duo Mini comes in capacities of 3, 6, or 8 quarts.

Second, the Instant Pot can replace up to 7 kitchen appliances like the pressure cooker, slow cooker, rice cooker, steamer, saute/sear, yogurt maker, and warmer.

Third, this electric pressure cooker has 16 one touch cooking buttons for quicker cooking. In fact, there is a button for making soup, broth, meat, stew, bean, chili, saute/sear/simmer, rice, porridge, steam, slow cook, keep warm, yogurt, pressure cook, pressure level, and 24-hour start cooking delay timer.

Fourth, the cooker monitors pressure, temperature, keeps time, adjusts heating intensity and duration to achieve desired results.

Most of all, it prepares dishes 70% faster.

Other Features

First, the Instant Pot has the following outside dimensions: 11.4” x 10” x 11.2”.

Second, the dimensions of the inside pot are 7.8” x 5”.

Third, it weighs 8.65 pounds.

Fourth, it is easy to clean with a sponge or brush and soapy water.

Next, this electric pressure cooker is made of stainless steel.

Also, it has a fingerprint resistant stainless steel inner pot, lid, components, and accessories that are dishwasher safe.

In addition, the pressure cooker uses 700 watts of electricity

Meanwhile, it plugs into a 110-volt AC outlet.

Furthermore, this expess cooker comes with over 1,000 recipes in an app for IOS or Android mobile devices.

Finally, it comes with a 1-year limited warranty.

PROS

First, it can replace 7 kitchen appliances like the pressure cooker, slow cooker, rice cooker, steamer, saute/sear, yogurt maker, and warmer.

Second, this express cooker has 16 buttons for making soup, broth, meat, stew, bean, chili, saute/sear/simmer, rice, porridge, steam, slow cook, keep warm, yogurt, pressure cook, pressure level, and 24-hour start cooking delay timer.

2. Star Wars Instant Pot

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The Star Wars Instant Pot Duo speeds up cooking by 2 to 6 times, uses up to 70% less energy and, above all, produces nutritious healthy food in a convenient and consistent fashion.

Key Features
Star Wars

First, the Star Wars Instant Pot Duo has a 6 quarts capacity.

Second, the Instant Pot Duo is a 7-in-1 programmable cooker. In fact, it can replace 7 kitchen appliances as it has the functions of a pressure cooker, slow cooker, rice cooker, steamer, sauté, yogurt maker, and warmer.

Third, it has 14 one touch soft buttons for the following 14 smart programs: Soup, Meat/Stew, Bean/Chili, Poultry, Sauté/Simmer, Rice, Multigrain, Porridge, Steam, Slow Cook, Keep Warm, Yogurt, Delay Start, and Pressure Cook.

Fourth, the electric pressure cooker uses the latest 3rd generation technology, in which a microprocessor monitors pressure, temperature, keeps time, and adjusts heating intensity and duration to achieve your desired results every time.

Next, the Keep Warm button holds the temperature of the food until you serve it.

Also, the Delay Start button uses a 24-hour timer to delay start of cooking.

Finally, this pressure cooker traps all the aromas in the food without heating up the kitchen.

Other Features

First, this electric pressure cooker has the following outside dimensions: 12.4” x 12.4” x 13.78”.

Second, it weighs 13.62 pounds.

Third, the inner cooking pot is made from 304 (18/8) stainless steel, with no chemical coating. Also, it has a 3-ply bottom for even heat distribution. In addition, the cooking pot has a fully sealed environment that traps flavors, nutrients, and aromas with the food.

Fourth, the inner pot is extremely durable and there are no health concerns associated with the non-stick coating.

Next, accessories include the stainless-steel steam rack with handles and a condensation collector.

Meanwhile, the Instant Pot generates almost no noise and leaks no steam.

Also, the slim body design has lid holders for both left and right-handed users.

In addition, the brushed stainless-steel exterior is fingerprint resistant. Moreover, its elegant and durable design makes it easy to clean.

Furthermore, this electric pressure cooker is UL and ULC certified with 10 safety mechanisms and patented technologies designed to remove many common errors giving you added assurance, uncompromised safety, and peace of mind.

By the way, the Instant Pot is carefully designed to eliminate many common errors that could cause harm or spoil food.

Finally, this stainless steel pressure cooker comes with a 1-year warranty.

PROS

First, the Star Wars Instant Pot can replace 7 kitchen appliances as it has the functions of a pressure cooker, slow cooker, rice cooker, steamer, sauté, yogurt maker, and warmer.

Second, it has 14 one touch soft buttons for the following 14 smart programs: Soup, Meat/Stew, Bean/Chili, Poultry, Sauté/Simmer, Rice, Multigrain, Porridge, Steam, Slow Cook, Keep Warm, Yogurt, Delay Start, and Pressure Cook.

3. Yedi Pressure Cooker

Yedi 9-in-1 - Yedi 9-in-1 Pressure Cooker

First and foremost, the versatile Yedi Pressure Cooker can braise beef, steam zucchini, and make rice or cake.

Key Features
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First, the Yedi pressure cooker has a 6 quarts capacity.

Second, this express cooker can replace up to 9 kitchen appliances with similar capabilities. These include appliances that pressure cook, slow cook, cook rice, steam, saute, make cakes, pasteurize, make yogurt, and warm foods.

Third, it has 19 one touch soft buttons to make or cook soup, broth, poultry, meat, stew, beans, chili, saute/sear, rice, multigrain, porridge, steam veggies, slow cook, keep warm, egg, cake, yogurt, pressure cook, and delay start of cooking.

Fourth, you can cook two dishes at once with the stainless steel steaming basket.

Also, you can manually set cooking times and pressure levels.

Next, it has a large blue intelligent LCD display panel with timer.

Finally, the Yedi has four status icons

Firstly, showing heating or cooking is in progress.
Secondly, showing pressure cooking is active.
Thirdly, making you aware that food is being warmed or not.
Lastly, alarm is on or off to indicate when cooking starts or finishes.

Other Features

First, this pressure cooker has the following outside dimensions: 13” x 12.2” x 12.5”.

Second, the inner pot 6.3” x 8.67”.

Third, it weighs 14.5 pounds.

Fourth, the Yedi comes with a stainless-steel lid, stainless steel inner cooking pot, lid holder for right and left-handed users, stainless steel steaming basket, tempered glass lid (for slow cooking and sauteing), 2x egg racks, steam racks, extra silicone sealing ring, mitts, cooking utensils, ladle, rice paddle, cooking mitts, measuring cup, and recipe book.

Next, the lid, inner pot, steam racks, steam basket, and tempered glass lid are dishwasher safe.

Meanwhile, the inner cooking pot has the following features:

Firstly, it uses the food grade 304 (18/8) stainless steel.
Secondly, no chemical coating is used.
Thirdly, the 3-ply bottom causes heat to be evenly distributed.
Fourthly, it is dishwasher safe.
Next, markings exist at ½ and 2/3 fill levels for pressure cooking safety.
Lastly, there are measurement markings by cup or liters.

Also, the Yedi is UL certified.

In addition, there are the following safety features:

Safety locking lid
Temperature monitor
Automatic pressure control
Electrical current and temperature fuse
Pressure regulation system
Smart locking sensors
Anti-block shield
Automatic temperature control
Pressure protection system
Heat resistant cooking mitts

Next, this stainless steel pressure cooker uses 1,000 watts of 120-volt electricity.

Furthermore, it comes with recipes.

Finally, it comes with a 2-year full warranty.

PROS

First, this stainless steel pressure cooker can replace up to 9 kitchen appliances with similar capabilities. These include appliances that pressure cook, slow cook, cook rice, steam, saute, make cakes, pasteurize, make yogurt, and warm foods.

Second, it comes with 19 one touch soft buttons to make or cook soup, broth, poultry, meat, stew, beans, chili, saute/sear, rice, multigrain, porridge, steam veggies, slow cook, keep warm, egg, cake, yogurt, pressure cook, and delay start of cooking.

Finally, you can cook two dishes at once with the stainless-steel steaming basket.

4. Mueller Pressure Cooker

Ultra Pot – Mueller Ultra Pot

Most of all, the Ultra Pot seals in steam to cook hotter and faster while maintaining important nutrients for healthier meals. Also, cooking fast and with less water saves natural resources and energy.

Key Features
Mueller

First, the Mueller has a 6 quarts capacity.

Second, the Mueller pressure cooker replaces up to 10 kitchen appliances like the pressure cooker, slow cooker, rice cooker, steamer, saute/searing, yogurt maker, egg cooker, cake maker, sterilizer, and food warmer.

Third, it has 20 one touch pre-programmed smart programs for oatmeal, broth, soup, poultry, yogurt, egg, beans, chili, rice, pressure cook, meat, stew, cake, slow cook, steam, saute, multi-grain, keep warm, delay start, and canning.

Fourth, when needed, you can manually change cooking times from 1 to 99 minutes.

Next, you can delay start of cooking from 30 minutes to 24 hours.

Most of all, you do basic pressure canning.

Finally, this stainless steel pressure cooker is ideal for 6 people.

Other Features

First, this pressure cooker has the following dimensions: 15.5” x 13” x 13”.

Second, it weighs 15.42 pounds.

Third, it comes with a tempered glass lid, measuring cup, spoon, steamer basket, silicone gasket. Also, it has high quality rubber seals, strong reliable heat resistant handles and internal electronics to last.

Fourth, the express cooker is made with high quality rubber seals, strong reliable heat resistant handles and internal electronics made to last.

Next, the stainless-steel basket and rack allows you to cook two dishes simultaneously.

Also, the non-stick stainless steel inner part makes for easy cleaning and maintaining. In addition, the ceramic non-stick interior coating, made of plastic that is free of PTFE and PFOA allows for even heat distribution, fully sealed environment seals in flavors, preserve nutrients and aromas within the food.

In addition, the healthy, stainless steel (18/10) inner cooking pot made from food grade 304 stainless steel, no chemical coating, 3-ply bottom for even heat distribution, fully sealed environment traps the flavors, nutrients, and aromas with the food.

Meanwhile, the express cooker has next generation electronic controls. In fact, microprocessors monitor pressure, temperature, keep time and adjust heating intensity and duration to achieve desired results.

Furthermore, this express cooker is UL and ULC certified with 10 safety mechanism in place to provide added assurance and eliminate many common errors.

Incidentally, it comes with 30 healthy recipes, with easy to follow steps, for meals ready in minutes.

Finally, this express cooker comes with a 1-year limited warranty.

PROS

First, the Mueller Pressure Cooker replaces up to 10 kitchen appliances like the pressure cooker, slow cooker, rice cooker, steamer, saute/searing, yogurt maker, egg cooker, cake maker, sterilizer, and food warmer.

Second, this pressure cooker comes with pre-programmed smart programs for oatmeal, broth, soup, poultry, yogurt, egg, beans, chili, rice, pressure cook, meat, stew, cake, slow cook, steam, saute, multi-grain, keep warm, delay start, and canning.

Finally, the stainless-steel basket and rack allows you to cook two dishes simultaneously.

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