How to Use a Pressure Cooker

Pressure cookers may seem intimidating, but in fact, by reducing the cooking times for whole foods, they can be almost as convenient for a busy lifestyle as microwave ovens.



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The pressure cooker may well be the savior of whole-foods home cooking in a society always pressed for time.
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Never load the cooker more than two-thirds full.
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Always open the lid away from you with caution.
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The short cooking time retains color and nutrients.
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Peak flavor is achieved by the trapping of juices.
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