Now you can air fry in an Instant Pot®! Image credit: Supplied

Now you can air fry in an Instant Pot®! Image credit: Supplied

Now you can air fry in an Instant Pot®!

(Partner Content) Meal preparation has just become so much easier and quicker! The makers of Instant Pot® have developed their smart technology even more to give you the best of all worlds in one revolutionary kitchen appliance.

Now you can air fry in an Instant Pot®! Image credit: Supplied

Now you can air fry in an Instant Pot®! Image credit: Supplied

Enjoy air frying and 10 other cooking functions at the touch of a button with the Instant Pot Duo Crisp™ + Air Fryer

Shake up your kitchen and upgrade your cooking skills with this groundbreaking eight-litre Instant Pot Duo Crisp + Air Fryer. Understanding the dilemma households are facing to prepare a tasty meal in little time, the creators of Instant Pot® have launched this game-changing Duo Crisp. It is now super easy to cook absolutely anything in an Instant Pot®, including air frying your favourite food to a crispy deliciousness.

For the first time, you can combine pressure cooking and air-frying in one kitchen appliance for the most tasty and wholesome meals. Bake crispy potatoes, a whole perfectly succulent roast chicken and lasagna in only 30 minutes or less. Or, prepare lip-smacking beef ribs falling off the bone or lamb shank in under an hour.

So, how does it work?

This 11-in-1 kitchen appliance with an eight-litre volume is quick, easy and will turn mealtimes into lip-smacking feasts for those of us with healthy (and big) appetites. 

The Instant Pot Duo Crisp + Air Fryer comes with two lids: A pressure cooker lid and an air fryer lid. So, preparing a delicious meal is as easy as swapping the Instant Pot’s lids and pressing a button. The pressure cooker lid has six functions in one: Pressure cook, sauté, steam, slow cook, sous vide, and to keep food warm. 

Once you’re done with the pressure cooker lid, swap to the air fryer lid and use the EvenCrisp technology to air fry, roast, bake, grill and even dehydrate your food. 

Features and benefits:

  • Electricity Saver

With the challenges of load shedding, this incredible kitchen appliance became available at just the right time. No need to heat an entire oven and literally see how your electricity units start dropping. The Duo Crisp reaches an incredible 205°C within one-and-a-half minutes.

  • Do it all in one amazing pot

With 11-in-1 functionality, you have every cooking method available at your fingertips. Use the pressure cooker lid to pressure cook, sauté, steam, slow cook, sous vide and keep food warm. In a moment, change over to the air fryer lid to air fry, roast, bake, grill or even dehydrate. 

  • Quick and nutritious family meals

The pressures of modern life do not allow for much time in the kitchen. The Instant Pot Duo Crisp + Air Fryer combines pressure cooking and air frying (and a myriad of other functions) resulting in much more nutritious, flavoursome and tasty meals using little to no oil.

  • Groundbreaking EvenCrisp™ technology 

The Duo Crisp encapsulates the latest air fryer technology resulting in crispy golden-fried meals with all the juicy goodness locked inside. The best part is that little to no oil is required to prepare your favourite fried food, such as chicken wings, samosas, french fries, or whatever you would like to be on the menu. 

  • Extra large capacity

With this kitchen appliance, you can cater for a large family or gathering of up to 8 people in the 8 litres stainless steel inner pot. The multi-level air frying basket also maximises your air frying capacity.

  • Convenient and super easy

Simply choose your cooking technique with the touch of a button and start laying the table as dinner will be ready in less than an hour. 

No more scrubbing endless pots after dinner. Just wipe the sleek surfaces clean and pop the pot, air fry basket, and grill/dehydrating tray in the dishwasher.

  • One-touch smart programmes

Prepare a feast with the touch of a button on the user-friendly interface. The best part is that your preferred cooking times and temperatures are saved for next time.

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You can even plan your day by using the “delay start function” to ensure dinner is ready when you are.


If you don’t have much kitchen space or have been torn between buying an Instant Pot or an air fryer, the 11-in-1 Duo Crisp + Air Fryer is for you. 

Retailing from R4,999, the Instant Pot Duo Crisp + Air Fryer is available at all @Home stores and Yuppiechef.

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The Duo Crisp + Air Fryer honestly air-fried food just as well as straight-up air fryer devices.”

“I am loving the ability to pressure cook something then switch to broil (grill) or air fry mode to crisp. I also really like the upgrades to the pot!”

Enjoy guilt-free, crispy fried delicacies crunch with the Instant® Vortex™ air fryer.

Who does not love food covered in a crispy golden-fried coating?

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Imagine biting through the crunchy exterior without consuming all the oil that usually goes along with frying? Thanks to the  Instant Vortex air fryer, you can now enjoy fried food without any guilt.

The makers of Instant Pot have evolved the air fryer industry with their smart technology and developed this next-level Instant Vortex air fryer. So if you have ever considered an air fryer or need an upgrade, you will find everything you need in the new 5.7-litre Instant Vortex air fryer.

How does it work?

The Vortex uses the latest EvenCrisp technology to replace hot oil with super-heated circulating air. The result is an incredibly tasty crunchy exterior enveloping the tender, juicy interior of the fried food. The best part is that air-fried food is lower in calories and helps us avoid trans fats which improve heart health. So, it is all the taste of fried food without the grease. Sounds perfect!

Features and benefits:

  • 4-in-1 Kitchen appliance

The Instant Vortex heats up incredibly fast, so you will be ready to air-fry, roast, bake or reheat in an instant.

  • Smart programmes

With the touch of a button on the Enjoy the best results with a simple, user-friendly interface, you can start cooking in an instant. Also, the smart programme will save your settings and remember the way you cook. It even prompts you to turn your food on relevant programmes.

  • Big capacity with elegant styling

The stylish Instant Vortex It has a large 5.7-litre air frying capacity and interior space 245 x 240mm, so you can easily fit a 1.8 kg chicken or a whole bag of chips in it.

  • EvenCrisp Technology

The latest generation of air fryer technology ensures the fastest cooking times and lip-smacking results.

  • Wholesome family meals

The superior design of the Instant Vortext locks in more flavour and nutrients without adding any harmful oils or fats. The cooking tray separates fatty oils from your food for even healthier meals. 

  • Cooking made easy

The sSmart programmes allow you to “set it and forget it”, freeing you to do other things while the Instant Vortex cooks your dinner safely and quickly. The single basket with removable cooking tray ensures minimal mess and easiest clean up.

  • Clear, simple controls

Dual displays on the Instant Vortex give accurate time and temperature readings.  The touchscreen and dial controls provide instant control over all cooking settings.

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If you are thinking about getting an air fryer, the Instant Vortex will surpass your greatest expectations of fried food. You will wonder how you have ever managed to live without it. With a RRP of R2,599, the Instant Vortex will be available at Takealot, @homestores and Yuppiechef from end November 2020.

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“I’m genuinely so excited to have the Vortex in my kitchen (my old air fryer is going to a new home).” 

Meghan Splawn, The Kitchn, Food Editor