Instant Pot Herbed Chicken Breast

A quick and flavorful, weeknight dinner meal of chicken breasts that is prepared in Instant Pot in less than 30 minutes…Surely this aromatic and juicy chicken breast dish will become your favorite.

Instant Pot Herbed Chicken Breast
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Course: Main Course
Cuisine: American
Keyword: chicken breasts, Herbed ChickenBreast
Prep Time: 15 minutes
Cook Time: 13 minutes
Total Time: 28 minutes
Servings: 4
  • 4 (4-ounce) boneless, skinless chicken breasts
  • 1 tsp garlic powder
  • Salt and freshly ground black pepper to taste
  • 1 tbsp coconut oil
  • 1/2 tsp dried oregano crushed
  • 1/2 tsp dreid basil crushed
  • 1 1/4 cup water
  • Season the chicken with garlic powder, salt and black pepper generously.
  • Place the oil in the Instant Pot and select “Sauté”. Then add the chicken breasts and cook for about 3-4 minute per side.
  • Select “Cancel” and transfer chicken breasts onto a plate.
  • Arrange the trivet in the bottom of Instant Pot and pour water.
  • Arrange the chicken on top of trivet.
  • Secure the lid and turn to “Seal” position.
  • Cook on “Manual” with “High Pressure” for about 5 minutes. 
  • Press “Cancel” and do a quick release.
  • Remove the lid and place chicken onto a platter for about 5 minutes before serving.
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1 thought on “Instant Pot Herbed Chicken Breast

  1. I was excited to try this recipe but the instructions are missing some details. No where does it say when, where and how to use the herbs. Please confirm the use of these ingredients and update the post please. Thank You

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