If there's one area where the Instant Pot really excels, it's soups. Something about that pressure cooker magic transforms a handful of ingredients into a hearty, delectable soup that tastes like it's been simmering on the stove all day—of course, preparation is a cinch, and cook time is far shorter. These easy Instant Pot soup recipes pretty much come together with the push of a button.
You are probably here because you are sick, and we’re here to give you hope in the form of soup. We’ve got nothing against modern medicine, but sometimes a warm bowl of chicken broth, noodles, and veggies is the only thing that can make you feel better. That’s why we gathered our 25 best soups for a cold—they’re all packed with nutrients that’ll help your body heal, and free of foods you should avoid when you’re sick, like cream or large amounts of cheese.