Amazon Canada shoppers are raving about this Instant Pot — and it's 51% off for Cyber Monday

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The Instant Pot Ultra is more than half off with Amazon's Cyber Monday sale. Image via Amazon.
The Instant Pot Ultra is more than half off with Amazon's Cyber Monday sale. Image via Amazon.

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Amazon's Cyber Monday sale is always chock full of amazing deals on home goods, tech and home appliances, and this year's shopping event is no exception. 

One of the standout finds of this year's sale is huge savings on the iconic Instant Pot. Until midnight PST (3 a.m. EST) you'll find deals of up to 51 per cent off select models of this must-have kitchen appliance.

Known for their set-it-and-forget-it convenience, the Instant Pot allows you to tackle a diverse range of foods with little effort, and can help take the work out of your dinners this season. Plus, at more than half off, there's never been a better time to add one to your arsenal of kitchen gadgets. 

Instant Pot Ultra 10-in-1 6-Quart Electric Pressure Cooker

Save 51% on the Instant Pot Ultra Electric Pressure Cooker. Image via Amazon.
Save 51% on the Instant Pot Ultra Electric Pressure Cooker. Image via Amazon.

$98 $200 at Amazon

The details

While the Instant Pot Ultra 10-in-1 6-Quart Electric Pressure Cooker features a 6-quart capacity that’s ideal for soups and stews, this pressure cooker does so much more than you might expect. Not only is it a pressure cooker, but it also combines ten appliances in one: pressure cooker, slow cooker, rice/porridge cooker, yogurt maker, cake maker, egg cooker, sauté/searing pan, steamer, warmer, and sterilizer.

The Instant Pot Ultra features customizable temperature settings in addition to the preset functions, and a dial for easy selection.Its easy to read LCD screen also provides a cooking progress indicator so you always know how long your meal still needs to cook. 

For even more cooking tips and tricks, you can download the Instant Pot app, which is filled with more than one thousand recipes to get you started on your culinary adventure.

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What shoppers are saying

This top-rated Instant Pot is a hit among Amazon shoppers, as it's earned more than 15,000 five-star reviews. It's also received an average 4.7-star rating, making this one kitchen appliance that's well worth the investment. 

Shoppers have praised the Instant Pot Duo Nova for its "cooking speed and versatility" and "large capacity" that's big enough to cook meals for the entire family. One reviewer went on to add that it's a great choice for people who "have very little time" to prepare meals but still want to enjoy food that's "tender, moist and flavourful."

"What’s not to love?!" reads one five-star review, while another added that it delivers "all that it promises."

Instant Pot Ultra Electric Pressure Cooker. Image via Amazon.
Instant Pot Ultra Electric Pressure Cooker. Image via Amazon.

Another reviewer raved about Instant Pot Ultra's "ease of use" and "easy cleanup," as the stainless steel interior pot can be removed to wash. 

Other reviewers shared that there is also a learning curve when it comes to using the Instant Pot, especially when it comes to "[figuring] out timing." Shopper recommend experimenting with Instant Pot-specific recipes, and investing in a meat thermometer to ensure that your dishes end up fully cooked. 

The verdict

While an Instant Pot may require a bit of trial and error before you get the cooking methods down, it's a great tool to have on hand for busy weeknight dinners. You can set it and forget about it until the timer goes off, when you’ll end up with delicious and low-stress meals at home.

At its current sale price of just $99, it also makes for a great holiday gift idea. You can also shop two other Instant Pot models on sale as part of Amazon's Cyber Monday sale, but you'll have to hurry as this sale ends tonight. 

Instant Pot Duo Nova 7-in-1 Electric Pressure Cooker

Instant Pot Duo Nova 7-in-1 Electric Pressure Cooker. Image via Amazon.
Instant Pot Duo Nova 7-in-1 Electric Pressure Cooker. Image via Amazon.

$91 $115 at Amazon

Instant Pot 6QT Duo Evo Plus Electric Pressure Cooker

Instant Pot 6QT Duo Evo Plus Electric Pressure Cooker. Image via Amazon.
Instant Pot 6QT Duo Evo Plus Electric Pressure Cooker. Image via Amazon.

$119 $170 at Amazon

The reviews quoted above reflect the most recent versions at the time of publication.

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