Instant Pot Chicken and Vegetables Recipe

5 from 1 vote
Jump To Recipe
Avatar Author's default profile picture
Jesus Jacobs Modified: March 21, 2022
Instant Pot Chicken and Vegetables Recipe

How To Make Instant Pot Chicken and Vegetables

Got frozen chicken in the freezer? No need to thaw! Make a quick healthy meal with this Instant Pot Chicken and Vegetables Recipe. Toss in the pot and done!

Preparation: 20 minutes
Cooking: 23 minutes
Total: 43 minutes



  • 2lbchicken pieces,thighs, drumsticks, and breasts, with bone
  • 2tbspolive oil,plus 2 tsp
  • ½cupchicken broth
  • lbbaby potatoes
  • ½red onion ,cut into pieces
  • 2carrots,cut into large pieces
  • 8mushrooms,halved
  • 1tspItalian Seasoning
  • ½tspgarlic powder


  • 6-QT Instant Pot


  1. Turn a 6-quart Instant Pot to Saute. Season chicken skin with salt and pepper.

  2. Add olive oil to the Instant Pot and brown chicken on both sides, about 5 minutes per side or until browned. Do this in batches.

  3. Pour broth into the bottom of the Instant Pot and scrape up any brown bits in the bottom to avoid the burn notice. Add the trivet to the bottom.

  4. Toss vegetables with 2 teaspoons of olive oil, Italian seasoning, and garlic powder. Place in the bottom of the Instant Pot.

  5. Place chicken on top of the vegetables.

  6. Set Instant Pot to High Pressure and cook for 13 minutes. Natural release for 5 minutes and quick release pressure any remaining pressure.

  7. Sprinkle with parmesan cheese and serve immediately.

Recipe Notes


After releasing pressure, you can broil the chicken for 2 to 3 minutes to get a crispy skin.



  • Calories: 478.47kcal
  • Fat: 27.77g
  • Saturated Fat: 7.26g
  • Trans Fat: 0.15g
  • Monounsaturated Fat: 12.84g
  • Polyunsaturated Fat: 5.51g
  • Carbohydrates: 24.51g
  • Fiber: 3.57g
  • Sugar: 3.09g
  • Protein: 32.02g
  • Cholesterol: 114.00mg
  • Sodium: 157.23mg
  • Calcium: 44.06mg
  • Potassium: 945.25mg
  • Iron: 2.74mg
  • Vitamin A: 232.29µg
  • Vitamin C: 27.36mg
Chat Bubble Icon Share your own special recipe
Submit Your Own Recipe

Have your own special recipe to share? Submit Your Recipe Today!

Related Recipes

Instant Pot

Instant Pot Chicken Taco Chili Recipe

When you're running short on time, an Instant Pot is definitely a life saver. This taco chili recipe is a delectable dish that you can make in minutes.
30 mins

Instant Pot

Instant Pot Chicken Pot Pie Recipe

This Instant Pot chicken pot pie is made with potatoes, frozen peas, and carrots with a rich and creamy broth. In this recipe, crispy biscuits take the place of the usual flaky pie crust. The perfect comfort food for busy weeknights!
15 mins

Instant Pot

Instant Pot Chicken Recipe

This instant pot chicken is cooked with onions and a handful of herbs, broiled for a crispy skin, and paired with creamy gravy.
1 hr 15 mins

Instant Pot

Instant Pot Chicken Broth Recipe

Boil your own chicken broth to use for a number of delectable soups and dishes! It's all cooked up in the instant pot for a no-fuss broth.
2 hrs 10 mins

Instant Pot

Instant Pot Chicken and Rice Recipe

This Instant Pot chicken and rice recipe is ready in 45 minutes and is a filling dish of chicken breasts and fluffy rice in a rich mushroom cream sauce.
44 mins

Instant Pot

Instant Pot Chicken Tacos Recipe

Shredded chicken cooked in an instant pot and flavored with some taco dressing. We can already say tacos have never this good!
29 mins

Instant Pot

Instant Pot Chicken Parmesan Recipe

Make weeknight dinners easy with this instant pot chicken parmesan. It’s cooked in marinara sauce with garlic and Pamesan, then topped with mozzarella.
23 mins

Instant Pot

Instant Pot Chicken Thigh Recipe

An easy chicken thigh recipe! Results in a beautifully browned thighs from the maillard reaction. Best shared among family and friends.
30 mins


Instant Pot Chicken Noodle Soup Recipe

Turn the usual chicken noodle soup into a gourmet version by using Instant Pot! It's a flavorful warm dish prepared in a short amount of time.
20 mins

Leave a comment

Replying to