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Instant Pot Whole Roasted Chicken Recipe

by Nellie

Did you you know you can make a full chicken inside of the Instant Pot? This Instant Pot Whole Roasted Chicken recipe is super easy and tastes great!

How long does it take to pressure cook chicken in an Instant Pot?

It only takes about 30 minutes to pressure cook chicken in an Instant Pot! This makes it a great option for a quick and easy meal. Plus, it’s much healthier than fried chicken!

How long do you cook 5 pounds of chicken in an Instant Pot?

It takes about 50 minutes to cook 5 pounds of chicken in an Instant Pot. This is a great option for a larger meal or if you want leftovers.

What is the best way to cook chicken in an Instant Pot?

There are many ways to cook chicken in an Instant Pot, but we think the best way is to pressure cook it. This method is quick and easy, and it results in juicy, flavorful chicken.

Can you put raw chicken in an Instant Pot?

Yes, you can put raw chicken in an Instant Pot. Just be sure to add enough liquid (we recommend using broth or water) and cook for the appropriate amount of time.

How do you cook a whole chicken in the Instant Pot?

To cook a whole chicken in the Instant Pot, simply place the chicken in the pot with some liquid (we recommend using broth or water), set the timer, and wait for the magic to happen. In just minutes, you’ll have a delicious and healthy meal!

What ingredients do you need to cook a whole chicken in the instant pot?

  • 5 1/2-pound chicken Note: cook your chicken for 6 minutes in the Instant Pot per pound
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1 teaspoon pepper
  • 1 teaspoon of paprika 
  • 1 tablespoon garlic powder
  • 1 tablespoon onion powder
  • 1 tablespoon parsley
  • 1 tablespoon of oregano 
  • 5 tablespoons butter

When to serve this Instant Pot Roasted Whole Chicken?

This Instant Pot Roasted Whole Chicken is perfect for any occasion! Whether you’re looking for a quick and easy weeknight meal or want to impress your guests at a dinner party, this dish will do the trick. Serve it with your favorite side dishes and enjoy!

Instant Pot Whole Roasted Chicken Recipe
Yield: One 5lb chicken

Instant Pot Whole Roasted Chicken Recipe

Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 50 minutes
Total Time: 1 hour

This Instant Pot Whole Roasted Chicken is great for dinner parties, super flavorful and delicious!

Ingredients

  • 5 1/2-pound chicken Note: cook your chicken for 6 minutes in the Instant Pot per pound
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1 teaspoon pepper
  • 1 teaspoon of paprika
  • 1 tablespoon garlic powder
  • 1 tablespoon onion powder
  • 1 tablespoon parsley
  • 1 tablespoon of oregano
  • 5 tablespoons butter

Instructions

  1. Remove the neck and giblets from the chicken. 
  2. Mix all your seasonings together.
  3. Pat dry the chicken and season heavily across the top of the chicken.
  4. Add one cup of chicken broth or water to the bottom of your instant pot.
  5. Place your whole chicken on top of a trivet inside your instant pot.
  6. Set your instant pot to high pressure for 33 minutes. 
  7. Let the instant pot naturally release.
  8. Remove chicken and place on a baking sheet.
  9. Slice butter into 5-6 squares and place on top of the chicken. 
  10. Place chicken under high broiler for 10-15 minutes. Make sure chicken is 6 inches or more under the broiler. 
  11. Remove and let cool.

Nutrition Information

Yield

8

Serving Size

1

Amount Per Serving Calories 783Total Fat 49gSaturated Fat 16gTrans Fat 0gUnsaturated Fat 28gCholesterol 322mgSodium 552mgCarbohydrates 2gFiber 1gSugar 0gProtein 78g

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