Instant Pot Chicken with Salsa

One of the best and flavor packed chicken breast recipewith a few ingredients…These juicy chickenbreasts are smothered with salsa, tomato sauce and lime juice with a bubbly mozzarella cheese topping.

Instant Pot Chicken with Salsa
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Course: Main Course
Cuisine: Mexican
Keyword: chicken breasts, Chicken with Salsa, mild salsa
Prep Time: 15 minutes
Cook Time: 20 minutes
Total Time: 35 minutes
Servings: 4
Ingredients
  • 4 (6-ounce) skinless, boneless frozen chicken breasts
  • 1 cup tomato sauce
  • 1 cup mild salsa
  • 3 tbsp fresh lime juice
  • Salt and freshly ground black pepper to taste
  • 1 cup mozzarella cheese grated
Instructions
  • In the bottom of Instant Pot, place all ingredients except cheese and mix.
  • Secure the lid and turn to “Seal” position.
  • Cook on “Manual” with “High Pressure” for about 12 minutes. 
  • Press “Cancel” and allow “Quick” release.
  • Preheat the broiler of oven. Grease a baking dish.
  • Remove the lid and with tongs, transfer the chicken breasts into the prepared baking dish.
  • Now, select “Sauté” and cook for about 2-3 minutes or until desired thickness of mixture.
  • Pour sauce over chicken thighs and sprinkle with cheese.
  • Broil for about 4-5 minutes.
  • Serve hot.
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