Yellow Split Pea Soup

Yellow Split Pea Soup

Instant Pot

Chop an onion, throw ingredients in the electric pressure cooker, hold your morning meeting, and lunch is ready when you’re done.

Prep Time: 4 Minutes
Cook Time: 21 Minutes



  • 1 onion
  • Minced garlic
  • 2 cups split yellow peas
  • 5 cups water
  • 1 tablespoon Mrs. Dash
  • 1 tablespoon smoked paprika
  • Optional greens (any of the following: kale, spinach, mustard)
  • Salt and pepper



  • Chop onion.
  • Saute if you have time in an Instant Pot. or add with other ingredients.
  • Add remaining ingredients to the Instant Pot, excluding the greens, salt and pepper.
  • Set for 11 minutes, and use natural pressure release when done. That is, don’t immediately release the steam valve, but wait at least 10 minutes.
  • Add greens to the pot


Equipment Needed: