Instant Pot Lazy Taco Lasagna

July 1, 2019

Instant Pot Lazy Taco Lasagna

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Instant Pot Lazy Taco Lasagna

Instant Pot Lazy Taco Lasagna; A kid friendly super fast weeknight meal made in under 30 minutes in your Instant Pot.   This is one of those meals that you can make when you’ve forgotten to Meal Prep but still need to get dinner on the table. No one will know that it’s only got 6 ingredients and you likely have them all on hand in your fridge and pantry.

  • Ground Beef
  • Salsa, use your favourite
  • Green chiles
  • Oven Ready lasagna noodles
  • Shredded cheese
  • Taco Seasoning

 

 

Collage of photos showing steps on how to make Instant Pot Lazy Lasagna

 

 

Gather your ingredients

 

Brown the ground beef

 

 

Add the salsa and green chiles

 

Top with oven ready noodles and water

 

Pressure cook 11 minutes

 

 

Shredded Tex Mex Cheese blend sprinkled on top of cooked noodle.

 

Switch things up; easy substitutions & great toppings

Although this Instant Pot Lazy Taco Lasagna is great as is, sometimes I like to switch things up.  Here are a few suggestions that will work really well.

  • Use half ground beef and half Italian sausage
  • Substitute Shredded Mexican Chicken, (also made in the the Instant Pot) for the ground beef
  • Add in 2 Tbsp Chipotle in Adobo to the salsa
  • Make it Taco Lasagna Supreme with Lime Crema,  Cilantro, and a few diced tomatoes on top

 

Taco Lasagna cooked in the Instant Pot. Ground Beef, Salsa, Cheese and lasagna noodles

Instant Pot Lazy Taco Lasagna

A kid friendly super fast weeknight meal made in under 30 minutes in your Instant Pot. Ground Beef, Salsa, Green chiles, lasagna noodles and shredded cheese.
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Course: Dinner
Cuisine: Tex Mex
Keyword: Instant Pot Pasta
Prep Time: 5 minutes
Cook Time: 11 minutes
Come to pressure: 10 minutes
Servings: 4 people

Ingredients

  • 1 tbsp olive oil
  • 1 lb ground beef
  • 3 Tbsp Taco Seasoning or 1 pkg store bought
  • 3 cups salsa
  • 1 can green chiles
  • 1/2 box of oven ready lasagna noodles (about 10 broken into pieces)
  • 1/2 cup water
  • 2 cups Mexican Blend shredded cheese divided

Instructions

  • Set Instant Pot to saute function.
  • Add olive oil and ground beef.
  • Saute until meat in browned. Turn saute function off.
  • Add taco seasoning and stir.
  • Then add salsa, green chiles, and lasagna pieces
  • Add water.
  • Cover, seal, and lock the lid to Instant Pot.
  • Set to high pressure cook for 11 minutes.
  • Once finished cooking, manual release steam and unlock lid.
  • Add one cup of cheese and stir.
  • Add the rest of the cheese to the top and cover to melt the cheese.
  • Serve hot with all your favorite toppings!

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Which Instant Pot is best?

People often ask which Instant Pot I use and recommend.   I have three!     I cook breakfast, lunch and dinner for 6-8 people everyday and I use my Instant Pot at least 3 times a week.  On the weekends, when I’m making all my prepaheadables, I often have all three going at the same time.   I have two 6 quart Duo’s and an 8 quart that I use for cooking up big batches of my weekly  Instant Pot Soups.

 


 

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2 thoughts on “Instant Pot Lazy Taco Lasagna”


  • Lara has done it again! I made this recipe for dinner last night and it was fantastic. It got rave reviews from both my husband and our friend who was over. It was super easy to make and since it was an Instant Pot recipe, it didn’t heat up my house! I’ll definitely be making this one again!

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