Close the lid and pressure cook for 40 minutes. Turn on saute button and brown oxtails.
Transfer oxtail to a high pressure cooker or instant pot using a pair of tongs.
How do you cook oxtails in instant pot. Pour sauce through a fine mesh strainer into a large bowl, then return liquid to pot. Carefully add browned oxtails in instant pot. Once the timer is up, turn the instant pot off, and do a natural release.
In other words, braised oxtails are a perfect hearty comfort food to warm you during the cooler months. Once your oxtails are nice and clean, dry them with the paper towel. Turn the heat off, and pour the gravy into the slow cooker covering the oxtails.
And thanks to the instant pot, you can pressure cook and enjoy this meaty, succulent. Set the instant pot on sauté mode again and reduce the sauce. Make sure there is no water left, its very important for the next step.
If you want to cook oxtails on the stovetop, place the oxtails, salt, and any other seasonings you want to use in a large, heavy stockpot. (you can also do this using the instant pot, but i think the skillet makes it easier.) put the toasted spices into the cheesecloth bag provided in the kit. You may have to do this in batches.
Cover and lock the instant pot lid into place and make sure the vent is closed. The delicacy and unique flavors of oxtail, meat that is falling off the bone cooked in an enhanced bone broth sauce, done easily and quickly in the instant pot! Once the oxtails are browned, toss in the onions, and cook for an additional 5 minutes, or until the onions are golden.
Once the gravy reaches a full boil, reduce the heat to medium, and add in the sliced onions, and garlic. Carefully remove oxtails and set them aside in a large bowl. Add the oxtail, carrots, and potatoes to the sauce.
Turn the instant pot (ip) to the “sauté” function and allow to heat a few minutes. Use a spatula to spread the olive oil around the bottom of the ip. Pour the broth into the pot, then sprinkle the oxtails.
Using the manual mode, set the time for 50 minutes on high pressure. Add ¼ cup (63ml) balsamic vinegar, 1.5 tbsp (22.5ml) regular soy sauce, and 1 tbsp (15ml) fish sauce in instant pot. Cover and lock the lid.
Drain and rinse the oxtail with cold water. Put the oxtails in and spoon the gravy mixture over the oxtails. Add some vegetable oil into the inner pot of your instant pot.
Heat instant pot on saute. Turn on high pressure and set timer to 35 minutes. Cook on high pressure for 50 minutes.
Stir the gravy, and do a taste test. Place the lid on the instant pot and turn the knob to “sealing’. Transfer all the broth into the same pot.
Making this instant pot oxtail stew is ridiculously simple and quick. Add the oxtails to the pot. After 3 minutes of heating, in batches, add the coated oxtail pieces.
Pour the chicken stock into the instant pot and stir in the cream of mushroom soup. Open the pot and remove the carrots and plate together with the oxtails. Turn on the pressure cooker and select sauté.
Add carrots, butter beans, and remaining green onions to pot. Place the oxtail into the instant pot and add one can of drained whole tomatoes. Add onion to instant pot and cook, stirring until slightly brown, adding more oil as needed.
If you’re concerned about scorching, especially if you… Start adding the oxtails into the hot pot / skillet, and brown them. Try to arrange the oxtails in a single layer so they cook evenly.
Season oxtails liberally with salt and pepper, and the paprika and garlic powder. Sprinkle the xantham gum over the sauce and stir well. Remove the oxtails from the pot.
Flip the oxtails and immediately move on to the next step. Set the manual timer for 40. Once the bottom is coated with oil, add all of the oxtails.
Add the onions, celery, seasoning salt, and black pepper and stir until mixed well. Add the oil and 2 tablespoons of the butter to the instant pot and hit sauté and adjust so it’s on the more or high setting. Allow pressure to release naturally for 20 minutes.
Brown oxtails in batches, turning to brown evenly. Add the thyme and liquid: Once the ip is hot, add 1 tbsp of olive oil.
Remove browned pieces to a dish. Add as much salt & pepper that you think you may need. Add the carrots in and put the instant pot into manual pressure cooker mode for 10 minutes.
Cover the oxtails with a combination of beef broth and red. Add all the ingredients to the pressure cooker (or instant pot) except the potato, carrot, and cabbage. Remove the oxtails and turn the instant pot saute settings back on.
Once hot, add oil and the seasoned oxtails to the pot. The machine does all the heavy lifting for you and in less than 1 hour creates yummy, rich, succulent and perfect winter. When “hot,” add oil and heat to barely smoking.