Instant Pot Plain Basmati Rice

It is a healthy dish containing less ingredients and more taste. It has pleasant aroma and is easy-to-make in Instant pot.

5 from 2 votes

Instant Pot Plain Basmati Rice

Course Main Course
Cuisine Indian
Keyword Plain Basmati Rice
Prep Time 3 minutes
Cook Time 6 minutes
Total Time 9 minutes
Servings 2
Calories 318 kcal


  • 1 cup Indian basmati rice rinsed
  • 1 cup water
  • 1/2 tsp oil
  • 1 pinch salt


  1. Add water, oil and salt in the inner pot of Instant pot.

  2. Close the lid and press the “Manual” button.

  3. Cook for about 6 minutes on HIGH pressure and release the pressure naturally through the steam vent.

  4. Open the lid and fluff the rice with spatula.

  5. Dish out and serve.

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