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How To Cook Chicken In Instapot

All you need to know about: How To Cook Chicken In Instapot.


• 1-2 pounds of boneless, skinless chicken breasts
• Salt and pepper
• 1 tablespoon olive oil
• 1/2 cup of chicken broth
• 2 cloves of garlic, chopped
• 1/2 teaspoon of Italian seasoning
• 1/4 teaspoon of crushed red pepper flakes


1. Season the chicken breasts with salt and pepper.
2. Select the “Sauté” setting on the Instant Pot.
3. Add the olive oil to the pot and let it heat up.
4. Once the oil is hot, add the chicken breasts and sear them on both sides for 3-4 minutes.
5. Add the chicken broth, garlic, Italian seasoning, and red pepper flakes to the pot and stir everything together.
6. Secure the lid onto the Instant Pot and set the valve to sealing.
7. Select the “Manual” or “Pressure Cook” setting for 8 minutes.
8. When the cooking cycle is finished, let the pressure naturally release for about 10 minutes.
9. Once the pressure has released, open the Instant Pot and shred the chicken with two forks.
10. Serve the chicken with your favorite sides. Enjoy!

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