Canned Chicken Instant Pot Recipes


Canned chicken is a versatile ingredient that can be used to create delicious and quick meals in the Instant Pot. This recipe for canned chicken Instant Pot recipes is perfect for those busy weeknights when you need a satisfying meal in a flash. With a prep time of 10 minutes and a cook time of 15 minutes, you can have a flavorful dish on the table in no time.


  • 2 cans of chicken, drained
  • 1 onion, diced
  • 2 cloves of garlic, minced
  • 1 bell pepper, diced
  • 1 cup of chicken broth
  • 1 can of diced tomatoes
  • 1 teaspoon of dried oregano
  • 1 teaspoon of dried basil
  • 1/2 teaspoon of salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon of black pepper
  • 1/4 teaspoon of red pepper flakes (optional)
  • 1/4 cup of grated Parmesan cheese


  1. Set your Instant Pot to the sauté function and heat some oil.
  2. Add the diced onion, minced garlic, and diced bell pepper to the pot. Sauté until the vegetables are softened.
  3. Add the drained canned chicken to the pot and stir well.
  4. Pour in the chicken broth and diced tomatoes.
  5. Sprinkle in the dried oregano, dried basil, salt, black pepper, and red pepper flakes (if using). Stir to combine.
  6. Close the Instant Pot lid and set the valve to the sealing position.
  7. Select the manual or pressure cook function and set the timer for 10 minutes.
  8. Once the cooking time is complete, allow for a natural pressure release for 5 minutes, then perform a quick pressure release.
  9. Open the Instant Pot lid and give the dish a good stir.
  10. Serve the canned chicken mixture over cooked pasta or rice.
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