With just 10-15 minutes of prep time Instant Pot Salsa Chicken is a recipe that is perfect for weeknight eating. Cover and lock the lid then cook on HIGH pressure for 10 minutes.
Its quick to make made with real food ingredients.
Salsa chicken instant pot. Once hot add the olive oil and then place the chicken breasts in the pot cooking 3 minutes and then flipping to cook 3 minutes on the other side. Pour salsa on top of everything. Sprinkle with the seasonings tossing the chicken to coat both sides.
To me the whole point of Instant Pot recipes is being able to whip up a fabulous dinner quickly. Let pressure release naturally up to 10 minutes. Seal the pressure cooker and set it to pressure cook on high for 15 minutes.
Secure the lid and cook on high pressure for 8 minutes. Cook on high on the manual. Pour in chicken stock.
Place chicken thighs salsa garlic jalapeño onion powder garlic powder cumin oregano and 1 teaspoon salt in an Instant Pot stirring to combine. Sprinkle half of your seasonings on your chicken thighs. Add the salsa and tomatoes to.
Add the chicken breasts to an Instant Pot pressure cooker and coat with the taco seasoning. Add chicken breast and salsa. Add chicken breast and salsa.
Allow to sit for 10 minutes before manually releasing the pressure. Set Instant Pot to SAUTE and let it heat up. Sprinkle your taco seasoning on top of them.
Arrange the chicken breasts on top of the steamer insert. Depending on the side of your chicken breasts you may need to. Add your remaining 4 chicken thighs and the remaining of your.
Sprinkle the taco seasoning garlic powder cumin and salt over the top of the chicken. Do a quick release then shred the chicken directly in the instant pot. Optional ingredient but adds a lot of flavor suggested If you are adding sliced onion andor bell peppers add them on top of your chicken.
Grease your instant pot then pour in chicken broth. Add your salsa to your instant pot then 4 of your chicken thighs. I didnt want to have to marinate the chicken to get good flavor.
Then nestle in the chicken breasts. Pour the remainder of the salsa over the chicken and then add in your ¼ to ½ cup of water around the edges of the pot not directly over the salsa. Layer on salsa hot sauce and taco seasoning.
Cook on high on the manual setting for 20 minutes. How to make. In this rendition of Instant Pot Salsa Chicken Ive adapted the recipe from classic versions in a few ways.
Instant Pot Instructions Use the saute function of the Instant Pot when the oil is hot add onions saute until almost translucent then add the garlic. Pour the salsa over the chicken. Cut your chicken breasts in half lengthwise and put inside your Instant Pot or pressure cooker.
Start by pouring half of your salsa into the Instant Pot. Place the chicken into the inner aluminum pot of an Instant Pot electric pressure cooker. Top with chicken breasts.
Use the saute function of the Instant Pot when the oil is hot add onions saute until almost translucent then add the garlic. Place the stainless steel insert pot into the Instant Pot base along with a steamer insert.