Carrot Cake in the Instant Pot (gluten free)

You’ve probably heard of the Instant Pot ¯\_(ツ)_/¯

But these simple & easy to follow recipes work with any pressure cooker! All pressure cookers work on the same, simple principle: Steam pressure.

Within the sealed pot, the steam builds up therein to a very high pressure, which helps food cook much faster than other traditional methods, such as with crock pots and or ovens!

Wow, Carrot Cake in the Instant Pot is incredible! This video shows step by step how to make this yummy delicious cake gluten free!! If you don’t have issues with gluten you can use regular flour in put of the gluten free flour. This cake is super moist and dense. The texture is a little different from an oven baked cake but it is super delicious!

Carrot Cake Recipe:

2 cups of gluten free flour or all purpose flour

1/2 teaspoon salt

2 teaspoons of cinnamon

2 cups of sugar

1/2 teaspoon of baking soda

1 cup of extra virgin olive oil

4 eggs

3 cups of shredded carrots

Mix all dry ingredients together, then add grated carrots, oil, and eggs one at the time and mix well. Bake in double steam pans in your instant pot for 45 minutes. Allow it to self release. (Approximately 30 minutes.) Test with a tooth pick. If it comes out clean, it’s done. Allow cake to cool before icing.

1 box of cream cheese (8 oz size)
1/2 cup of chopped pecans
1/2 stick of butter
2 tablespoons of vanilla
1 pound bag of powdered sugar
1 bag of coconut (optional)

Have cold ingredients at room temperature. Cream sugar and butter. Add cream cheese and vanilla. Now stir in coconut and pecans.


Equipment I use:

Light Kit:
Light bulbs:
Shure MV88 iOS Digital Stereo Condenser Microphone
Lightening Extender Adapter

The Instant Pot I used in the video can be found here:

The 8 quart instant pot can be found here:

You can find my Ninja here:

Double Steam pans:

Steam Release Accessory

Sealing Rings for instant pot lid

Silicone Mini oven mitts

You can find my kitchen aid mixer here:

Air Fryer:


Pyrex bowls

Gluten Free Flour

Cooking Pot

Tramontina Reverseable Grill Griddle/fast Defrosting Tray

My Anova Precision Cooker:

My Foodsaver:

You can find Pyrex dishes I use in my instant pot here:

You can find my Vitamix here:

Grapeseed Oil can be found here:

The Henna I use can be found here:

My sound machine:

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