Yes — technically an Instant Pot can replace a Crock-Pot. … “Using the slow cooker function on an Instant Pot cooked food in the same amount of time as a Crock-Pot — but the results were a little drier,” says Nicole Papantoniou, senior testing editor and producer in our Kitchen Appliances and Technology Lab.
Considering this, is it better to slow cook or pressure cook?
Slow Cooker: Which One Is Right for You? … A pressure cooker uses hot steam and pressure to quickly cook food, such as dried beans, faster than conventional cooking methods. Slow cookers use lower temperatures and longer cooking times to slowly cook food, such as meat and stews.