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Instant Pot Pumpkin Spice Oatmeal

Make this delicious pumpkin spice oatmeal recipe in your Instant Pot. Recipe includes options for using 3 different varieties of oats. Enjoy!
Prep Time5 minutes
Cook Time4 minutes
Servings - 4 servings


  • 1 cup steel cut oats, quick cook steel oats, or rolled oats
  • 2 cups warm water - rolled oats
  • 2 1/2 cups warm water - quick cook steel oats
  • 3 cups warm water - steel cut oats
  • 3 Tbsp brown sugar
  • 1/4 cup canned pumpkin puree
  • 1 tsp pumpkin pie spice
  • Pinch of salt


  • Remove insert from the Instant Pot. Place oats, water, brown sugar, pumpkin puree, pumpkin pie spice and a pinch of salt into the insert. Give it a gentle swirl to combine. Place the insert into the instant pot. Put the lid on and set to Sealing.
  • Steel Cut Oats - Manual, High, Adjust to 7 minutes.
  • Quick Cook Steel Cut Oats - Manual, High, Adjust to 4 minutes.
  • Rolled Oats - Manual, High, Adjust to 4 minutes.
  • Quick release, and then open up the Instant Pot and remove insert immediately.
  • The oatmeal and any remaining liquid will thicken as it cools. Ladle the oatmeal into bowls and top with nuts or pecans, and swirl in any milk or more sweetener to taste.