Cooked spaghetti on plate topped with homemade spaghetti sauce and freshly grated parmesan cheese.

Instant Pot Spaghetti Sauce

  • Author: Sheri Ann Richerson
  • Prep Time: 10 minutes
  • Cook Time: 10 minutes
  • Total Time: 20 minutes


  • 1 quart jar (or 105 ounce can) tomato sauce
  • 1/2 pound hamburger
  • 1/4 cup grated parmesan cheese
  • 1 Tablespoon Italian seasoning
  • 2 teaspoons garlic powder (affiliate link)
  • 1 teaspoon black pepper (affiliate link)


  1. Sautee the hamburger in the Instant Pot (affiliate link) until it is brown.
  2. Pour the tomato sauce on top of the hambuger. Do not mix them together!
  3. Sprinkle the parmeasan cheese and spices on top of the tomato sauce.
  4. Place the lid on the Instant Pot (affiliate link) and set it to high pressure for 10 minutes.
  5. Allow the pressure to release naturally when the timer goes off.
  6. Remove the lid, rinse it off right away, then stir the contents of the spaghetti sauce together to combine.
  7. Serve immediately.

  • Category: Pasta
  • Method: Instant Pot

Keywords: instant pot recipe, instant pot dinner, quick easy recipes, spaghetti sauce recipe

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