Remove the chicken breast from the pot then pour the sauce into a separate bowl. Add the dry spices crushed tomatoes and barbecue sauce.
To thaw average-size skinless boneless frozen chicken breasts in an Instant Pot place 12 cup water in the bottom of the pot.
Chicken breast in instant pot. Place the shredded chicken back into the Instant Pot and slowly add the sauce. Combine seasonings in bowl and season both sides of each chicken breast to taste. Shred the chicken with a fork.
Place the chicken on a trivet and cook on high pressure for 3. Transfer to a plate and sprinkle. Set the Instant Pot to saute you can also do this step stovetop and brown the chicken breasts on each.
Working in batches sear chicken on both sides until golden 3 minutes per side. Place inner pot into the instant pot and place the trivet in the bottom. Next cook the chicken on high pressure.
Set Instant Pot to Sauté setting and heat oil. Add 1 cup of liquid to the instant pot water chicken broth pineapple or apple juice. Once hot add chicken breasts.
Place the chicken in the Instant Pot. How to cook fresh or frozen chicken breast in the Instant Pot.