Instant Pot Roasted Chicken with Stuffing

A deliciously juicy and moist chicken with a great stuffing… This buttery stuffing of breadcrumbs and herbs enhance the taste of juicy chicken.

Instant Pot Roasted Chicken with Stuffing
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Course: Main Course
Cuisine: American
Keyword: Roasted Chicken with Stuffing
Prep Time: 20 minutes
Cook Time: 34 minutes
Total Time: 54 minutes
Servings: 6
Ingredients
  • 5 tbsp butter divided
  • 1 cup breadcrumbs
  • 1 egg
  • 1 onion chopped fine;y
  • 3 cloves garlic chopped finely
  • 2-3 tbsp fresh parsley chopped finely
  • 2-3 tbsp fresh lime zest grated
  • 2 tbsp fresh lime juice
  • to taste Salt and freshly ground black pepper
  • 1 (3¼-pound) whole chicken, neck and gibbets removed
  • 2 tbsp olive oil
  • 3/4 cup water
  • 1 head garlic divided into cloves (unpeeled)
Instructions
  • For stuffing:in a frying pan, melt 3 tablespoons of the butter over low heat and sauté the onion for about 5-6 minutes.
  • Remove from the heat and transfer into a bowl.
  • Set aside to cool.
  • After cooling, add the breadcrumbs, egg onion, chopped garlic cloves, parsley, cilantro, lime zest, lime juice, salt and black pepper and mix until well combined.
  • Stuff the cavity of chicken with the stuffing mixture.
  • Place the remaining butter and oil in the Instant Pot and select “Sauté”. Then add the stuffed chicken and sear for about 4 minutes per side.
  • Press “Cancel” andarrange the chicken, breast side up.
  • Pour the water and place the unpeeled garlic cloves around the chicken.
  • Sprinkle the chicken with salt and black pepper.
  • Secure the lid and turn to “Seal” position.
  • Cook on “Manual” with “High Pressure” for about 20 minutes.
  • Meanwhile, preheat the oven to broiler. Grease a broiler pan.
  • Press “Cancel” and allow a natural release.
  • Remove the lid and place the chicken onto the prepared broiler pan.
  • Broil for about 3-4 minutes.
  • Remove from oven and place the chicken onto a cutting board for about 10 minutes before carving.
  • With a sharp knife, cut the chicken into desired sized pieces and serve.
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