I LOVE Risotto and LOVE Spinach and Artichoke Dip! I thought that it would be genius to make an Instant Pot Vegetarian Risotto Recipe that tastes like Spinach and Artichoke Dip! Risotto is amazing and Spinach and Artichoke Dip is amazing – both together ABSOLUTELY makes the best Instant Pot Vegetarian Risotto Recipe! With the Instant Pot, you can enjoy Risotto without all the stirring!
Instant Pot Spinach and Artichoke Dip Risotto
- 1 large sweet Vidalia onion chopped
- 2 T olive oil
- 1 teas black pepper
- 1 teas salt
- 8 cloves of garlic chopped
- 1 14 oz can of quartered artichokes in brine chopped
- 2/3 cup dry white wine
- 1 1/2 cups Arborio rice
- 4 cups vegetable or chicken broth
- 1/2 teas crushed red pepper
- 4 cups fresh spinach chopped
- 8 oz extra sharp white cheddar shredded (I used Cracker Barrel Aged Reserve) (reserve about 2 T finely shredded for topping)
- 1/2 cup Parmesan cheese grated
Set Instant Pot to sauté, and sauté onion with olive oil, ½ teas salt and ½ teas black pepper for 5-7 minutes.
Add garlic and sauté for 1 minute more.
Add white wine, and sauté for 1 minute more.
Add rice and stir to combine.
Turn off Instant Pot.
Add 3 ¾ cups of the broth, artichokes, ¼ teas crushed red pepper, and stir to combine.
Place lid on and set vent to seal.
Set Instant Pot to manual for 6 minutes (will take about 10-15 minutes to come to pressure).
Meanwhile, chop your spinach and shred your cheese.
When Instant Pot timer is complete, quick release.
Remove lid and add spinach, and ¼ cup of broth, and stir until well combined.
Add cheddar and Parmesan cheese, ½ teas black pepper, ½ teas salt and ¼ teas crushed red pepper and stir well.
Then add spinach and stir well.
Serve in bowls with a little extra cheese on top of desired.
Try on a food prep Sunday for some weekday meals. I made this on a food prep Sunday, and enjoyed this ALL week for my lunches, as this makes around 5 hearty servings.
You can also try another Instant Vegetarian Risotto Recipe on a food prep Sunday too. Be sure to also check out my Instant Pot Broccoli Cheese Risotto, Instant Pot Zucchini Risotto, and my Instant Pot Mushroom Risotto with Spinach, Manchego Cheese and Cilantro Lime Crema.