Instant Pot Beef Phó

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Craving pho, but not the 18 hour broth making process? Grab your Instant Pot and try this!

Vietnamese Pho

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Prep Time: 1 hour
Cook Time: 2 hours 30 minutes
Total Time: 3 hours 30 minutes
Course: Soup
Cuisine: Vietnamese
Servings: 4
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  • Pressure Cooker
  • 8 large beef bones (Dealers choice - I used legs and knuckles)
  • 1/2 cup Red Boat fish sauce
  • 4 Tbsp coconut sugar
  • 2 teaspoon whole white peppercorns
  • 2 teaspoon whole black peppercorns
  • 2 Tablespoons whole coriander seeds
  • 10 Black cardamom pods
  • 4 cinnamon sticks
  • 10 whole star anise
  • 2 heads of garlic
  • 4 large sweet onions
  • 4 large shallots
  • 2 bunches green onions
  • 4 teaspoons kosher salt
  • 16 cups water
  • 2 16 oz packages fresh rice noodles
  • 1 pound thinly sliced steak
  • Sliced jalapenos (garnish)
  • Quartered limes (garnish)
  • Bean sprouts (garnish)
  • Sliced white onion (garnish)
  • Chopped cilantro (garnish)
  • Thai basil (garnish)
  • First set your ovens broiler to high and place the beef bones onto a sheet pan.
  • When the broiler is ready place the pan of bones underneath the broiler for 20 minutes on each side or until they are a dark amber. Almost pushing the boundary of charred.
  • While the beef bones are cooking prep your vegetables on another sheet pan. Slice the sweet onions, shallots, ginger, and garlic in half. If you have room in your oven you can broil them at the same time as the bones, but if not no worries.
  • When the bones are finished broiling place the vegetables in for 15 minutes, after 15 minutes place the green onion on the tray with the vegetables and broil another 10 minutes. Everything should be nicely charred and soft around the edges.
  • While the vegetables are broiling toast all your dry spices in a pan over low until fragrant and lightly browned. This should take around two to four minutes. Set aside.
  • Now that all your bones, vegetables, and spices have been prepped. We're ready for some pressure cooking!
  • Working in two batches, take half of all the prepped ingredients and place into the Instant Pot with 8 cups of water including half of the sugar and fish sauce.
  • Set the Instant Pot to high pressure and cook for 60 minutes. Allow to naturally pressure release for ten minutes.
  • While this is cooking prep your garnishes.
  • When done, transfer the contents of the pot to a large stock pot on your stove top and set to a low simmer. Start batch two following the same instructions as batch one. When batch two is done also add all the contents to the stock pot.
  • After both batches have finished in the pressure cooker, allow them to come to a boil together in the stock pot over medium heat for 15 minutes. Taste for seasoning, and adjust as needed.
  • Remove the bones and large vegetables from the stock pot and discard. Pour the broth into a large bowl through a fine mesh strainer. This removes any bits of ingredients that have boiled down and leaves you with a beautiful silky smooth broth. You can dilute with extra water if desired.
  • Return the broth to the stock pot and bring to a boil
  • Follow the preparation instructions on your selected packages of rice noodles.
  • Add the cooked rice noodles to your bowls and pour the boiling hot broth over the noodles. About four cups of broth per serving. Add your raw sliced beef, lots of garnishes, and don't fear the beef. The broth will be hot enough to cook the beef when stirred in. Enjoy!

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