cover pic for Slow Cooker_Instant Pot Grits

Slow Cooker/Instant Pot Grits

  • Author: Fit SlowCooker Queen


  • 1 1/2 cups grits
  • 3 cups water
  • 2 tablespoons butter (or ghee)
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon pepper
  • 1 cup shredded cheddar cheese (optional)



Slow Cooker

  1. Spray slow cooker generously with cooking spray. Add all ingredients to the slow cooker. Stir to mix well.
  2. Cook HIGH 24 or LOW 4-6.
  3. Stir before serving.

Electric Pressure Cooker

  1. Spray the pressure cooker generously with cooking spray. Stir in grits, milk, water, salt, pepper, and butter.
  2. Close lid and seal valve. Set high pressure and cook for 10 minutes, When done cooking, natural release 15 minutes then quick release remaining pressure.
  3. Stir in cheese.


grits will thicken as they cool