How To Deep Clean Your Instant Pot And Keep It Like New
Part of being a good Instant Pot owner is keeping it clean! Here’s how to keep it clean after everyday cooking, as well as step-by-step instructions for how to deep clean your Instant Pot.
I’ll start by sharing a few tips for keeping your Instant Pot clean during day-to-day use. If you get into the habit of doing these things after each use, you’ll save yourself a lot of time and effort cleaning your Instant Pot in the future! After the everyday cleaning tips.
Everyday Cleaning (After Each Use)
- Wash the inner pot. It’s dishwasher safe, so just toss it in with the rest of your dishes after dinner.
- Wipe it down. Use a wet dishcloth to wipe down the inside and the outside of the cooker.
- Clean the sealing ring. You should wash the silicone ring on the inside of the lid after each use to prevent it from absorbing food odors or colors. You can safely wash it in the top rack of your dishwasher.