Instant Pot Chicken Breasts from Fresh or Frozen

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Instant Pot Chicken Breasts from Fresh or Frozen
Prep Time:
10 mins
Cook Time:
15 mins
Total Time:
Recipe by Administrator
Published on May 26, 2023


  • 2-4 boneless, skinless chicken breasts
  • 1/2 cup chicken broth
  • 1 teaspoon garlic powder
  • 1 teaspoon onion powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon black pepper


  1. Add the chicken breasts, chicken broth, garlic powder, onion powder, salt and black pepper to the Instant Pot.
  2. Cover the Instant Pot and set it to "Poultry" setting.
  3. Let the Instant Pot come to pressure and then cook for 8 minutes for fresh chicken breasts or 10 minutes for frozen chicken breasts.
  4. When the cooking time is up, do a quick release of the pressure.
  5. Carefully remove the chicken breasts from the Instant Pot.
  6. Shred the chicken or slice into thin strips, as desired.

Interesting Facts

  • Instant Pot Chicken Breasts from Fresh or Frozen is a great way to get perfectly cooked chicken breasts every time.
  • This recipe is great for meal prepping, as the chicken breasts can be cooked in advance and stored in the fridge or freezer for later use.
  • The Instant Pot is a great tool for quickly cooking food with minimal effort.