Instant Pot Ground Beef | 2 Quick Fix Meals | Air Fried Tortilla Wrap | Grilled Sandwich

Ground beef cooked in the Instant Pot turned into 2 delicious dishes…

Quick-fix meals with the ground beef cooked in the Instant Pot- tortilla wrap & sandwich. These are my favorite dishes that I make quite often. Ground beef can be cooked ahead of time & stored in the refrigerator or in the freezer. When it’s time for lunch or dinner, we just have to assemble the wrap & sandwich. Easy to whip up and incredibly delish.

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Instant Pot Ground Beef


Instant Pot Ground Beef
 
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Recipe type: Main
Serves: 5 people
Ingredients
  • Ground beef or ground chicken- ½ kg or 1 lb
  • Ground cumin- 1 tsp
  • Chili powder- 1 tsp
  • Paprika- 1 tsp
  • Salt- 1 tsp
Instructions
  1. To the stainless steel pot, add ground beef along with the spices. Combine well.
  2. Ground beef can be replaced with ground chicken.
  3. Close the pot with the lid.
  4. Select pressure cook setting. Set time to 10 minutes at high pressure.
  5. After 10 minutes of pressure cooking, let the pressure release naturally for 5 minutes & then do a quick pressure release.
  6. Open the lid.
  7. Ground beef will be cooked perfectly, there will some liquid or beef broth in the pot.
  8. Save the beef broth, which can be used for making soups or add to curries or other dishes.
  9. Place the cooked ground beef in a bowl, using a spoon break the lumps.
  10. Ground beef makes a perfect topping for tortilla wraps, sandwiches, pita wraps, etc.

Ground Beef Crispy Tortilla Wraps


Ground beef Air Fried Tortilla Wrap
 
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Recipe type: Main
Ingredients
  • Tortilla, white or whole wheat
  • Mayonnaise, or any other spread of your choice
  • Cooked ground beef
  • Onions, chopped
  • Tomatoes, chopped
  • Spinach or lettuce
  • Pickled Jalapenos
  • Cilantro, chopped
  • Cheddar cheese, grated
Instructions
  1. I've used whole wheat tortilla.
  2. Spread mayo on the tortilla, chipotle mayo is my favorite taste delish.
  3. Top with ½ cup ground beef, 2 tbsp onions, a few tomatoes chopped, spinach or lettuce, 3 pickled jalapenos, chopped cilantro, and grated cheese.
  4. Fold the tortilla well.
  5. I've air fried the tortilla wrap, will turn really crispy.
  6. Place in the air fryer basket, set the time to 10 minutes.
  7. After 10 minutes of air frying, take the tortilla wrap out of the air fryer.
  8. If you don't have an air fryer, bake in the preheated oven at 400 F for 5 to 10 minutes till the tortilla wrap turns crispy.
  9. Enjoy the crispy tortilla wrap, tastes absolutely delish with ground beef & melted cheese.

Ground Beef Sandwich


Instant Pot Ground Beef | 2 Quick Fix Meals | Air Fried Tortilla Wrap | Grilled Sandwich
 
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Recipe type: Main
Ingredients
  • Bread slices, white or whole wheat
  • Mayonnaise
  • Basil Pesto (optional)
  • Ground beef, cooked
  • Spinach or lettuce
  • Onions, sliced
  • Tomatoes, sliced
  • Pickled Jalapenos
  • Grated or sliced cheese
  • Butter, chopped
Instructions
  1. I've used whole wheat bread slices.
  2. Smear the bread with mayo and basil pesto. Basil pesto is optional or you can use any of your favorite spreads.
  3. Top with cooked ground beef followed by spinach, onion, tomato, pickled jalapenos, and cheese.
  4. Place the other bread slice & make into a sandwich.
  5. On top of the sandwich, place a few chopped butter.
  6. Grill on a panini maker or on a grill pan.
  7. Butter will make the sandwich crispy, golden & aromatic.
  8. Half the sandwich diagonally.
  9. Enjoy while it's hot, the ground beef, melted cheese & the buttery crispy bread; incredibly delish.