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The instant pot /electronic pressure cookers have certainly taken off in popularity, and gained a bit of a cult following. I've been thinking about it as you can do some neat stuff with them, BUT it's kind of like a slow cooker in that you'll never get the cruchy exterior or anything, so I'll probably end up sticking to the oven/stove/crock pot combo.
IMO from what I've seen of it (have a few friends who love them) it's for people who don't have the patience (or time) to cook a solid meal, or those who are satisfied with a one-note/good enough type meal.
well I have to say I just received this new Instant Pot gadget for my birthday. It can do a great many things in a very fast amount of time, and as much fun as it is to play with I still love my traditional ways. Except for my sous vide....... now that amazes me and is so worth the money my kidlet paid for it. The Instant Pot Pressure Cooker is very well suited for a family on the go.... I needed this thing about 20 years ago... could have saved my kids from the drive thru runs on the way to hockey and dance.