Shredded Chicken Breast

Instant Pot Shredded Chicken Breast

If you’re looking for a quick and easy shredded chicken breast recipe, look no further than your Instant Pot. With just a few simple ingredients and under thirty minutes, you can have tender and juicy shredded chicken that’s perfect for tacos, salads, or casseroles. So why wait? Give this recipe a try today!

Instant Pot Shredded Chicken Breast

Shredded Chicken Breast


1.5 lbs chicken breasts (boneless, preferably skinless)

2 cloves garlic, peeled and minced

1/2 teaspoon onion powder

1/4 teaspoon paprika

1/4 teaspoon cumin

1/4 teaspoon chili powder

1/2 teaspoon salt

1/4 teaspoon black pepper

1 cup chicken broth


1. Add chicken breasts, garlic, onion powder, paprika, cumin, chili powder, salt, and black pepper to the Instant Pot.

2. Pour chicken broth over the top, making sure the chicken is covered.

3. Secure lid and set pressure release valve to “sealing.” Set Instant Pot to manual mode on high pressure for 12 minutes.

4. Once the Instant Pot has finished cooking, quick release pressure.

5. Transfer chicken to a large plate or cutting board, leaving liquid in Instant Pot. Shred chicken using two forks.

6. Return shredded chicken to Instant Pot and toss with the liquid until coated. Serve immediately.

 Instant Pot is way to make shredded chicken breast. The chicken cooks quickly and easily in the pressure cooker, and comes out tender and juicy. You can use this shredded chicken in a variety of dishes, such as tacos, burritos, salads, or with pasta.


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