Instant Pot Fried Pickles

Fried Pickles in a blue bowl top view

Murmuring in your stomach? Want to have some sour and spicy? Here is the easiest and quickest Instant Pot Fried Pickles recipe.

Try this all-day eating delicious snack you can serve as an appetizer or as a side dish.

Fried Pickles in a blue bowl top view

Why This Recipe Works

This recipe kicks out your hunger and its spicy feature makes you eat Fried Pickles non-stop!

The Instant Pot allows these snacks to be prepared in just a few minutes to serve your hunger.

Don't be so patient because with this recipe you will be served just in less than 10 minutes.

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Recipe Ingredients

This is the easiest and quick recipe for your mid-night cravings or Netflix binging.

All you need is:

  • Pickles- Main Ingredient of the recipe, you can use any kind of pickle. Use as per the recipe to make it more delicious.
  • All-purpose flour-  best you can use, do not go for any substitute, use All-purpose flour as per the Fried Pickles recipe to enjoy the great taste.
  • Hot Sauce- Add as per the recipe, Add Any hot sauce you like, but Tabasco will be good. You can even make Instant Pot Tabasco sauce at home!
  • Salt- Adding according to the recipe would be better but if you like more or less add as per your taste.

Adding spices or flavors is the most important step to spice up the taste of your meal. By adding them according to the Instant Pot Fried Pickles recipe you will serve your hunger with extraordinary great taste.

  • Italian Seasoning
  • Garlic Powder
  • Black Pepper

How to make

Gather the necessary ingredients.

Take a bowl and add half a cup of All-purpose flour.

Add 1 teaspoon of Italian seasoning.

Add 1 and a half teaspoons of Garlic powder.

Add ¼ teaspoon of salt.

Add ¼ teaspoon of Black pepper.

Now, add 1 tablespoon of Hot Sauce.

Add ½ cup of water and stir the ingredients.

Cover the diced pickles with the mixture.

Put air fryer basket in the Instant Pot.

Add pickles into the pot.

Cover the lid and Air fry at 390F for 4 minutes.

Open the lid.

Serve your tummy with this yummy snack.

How to Serve 

You can serve Instant Pot Fried Pickle with different ranches to dip in while eating, I would recommend sriracha sauce, it will make it more delicious.

You can serve it with Garlic ranch, BBQ ranch Or you can have it as it is!

Also, it's one the the best side dishes for chicken tenders and other chicken recipes.


Can I store it for later?

If you want to store Instant Pot Fried Pickle, Use an air-tight container or a jar.

But once you start eating, your craving won't let you stop and store for later.

How to reheat?

You can microwave it or deep fry Instant Pot Fried Pickle for less than a minute to enjoy again its taste with crispness.

Microwaving is the best option for reheating to remain the Instant Pot Fried Pickle less oily.

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Fried Pickles in a blue bowl top view

Instant Pot Fried Pickles

These fried pickles will be a hit snack for the whole family.
4.67 from 3 votes
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Course: Appetizer, Snack
Cuisine: American
Keyword: fried pickles, instant pot, snack
Prep Time: 4 minutes
Cook Time: 4 minutes
Total Time: 8 minutes
Author: Corrie


  • 16 oz pickles sliced
  • ½ cup all-purpose flour
  • 1 teaspoon italian seasoning
  • 1 ½ teaspoon garlic powder
  • ¼ teaspoon salt
  • ¼ teaspoon black pepper
  • 1 tablespoon hot sauce
  • ½ cup water
  • cooking spray for the air fryer basket


  • In a bowl, mix flour, italian seasoning, garlic powder, salt, pepper and hot sauce.
  • Add water and mix well.
  • Cover pickles with the mixture.
  • Put the air fryer basket in the Instant Pot.
  • Spray with cooking spray on the bottom and place the pickles inside the air fryer basket.
  • Cover with the air fryer lid and AIR FRYER at 390 °F for 4 minutes
  • Open the lid, serve and enjoy 🙂


Calories: 305kcal Carbohydrates: 65g Protein: 10g Fat: 1g Saturated Fat: 1g Polyunsaturated Fat: 1g Monounsaturated Fat: 1g Sodium: 4904mg Potassium: 589mg Fiber: 8g Sugar: 6g Vitamin A: 888IU Vitamin C: 13mg Calcium: 243mg Iron: 6mg



  • For making the outer of Instant Pot Fried Pickle crisper try using cornstarch before putting them into the air fryer.
  • Using Instant Pot allows this recipe to become less oily and less oil means good health avoid deep-frying and try this Instant Pot Recipe now.
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