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The most popular Healthy Instant Pot Chicken Recipes! List includes easy Mexican Instant Pot recipes, Indian recipes, soups, casseroles and more.Pin it on Pinterest!

Chicken is the blank canvas of the protein world. Ultra versatile, easy to find, and ready to spice however you like, you can use chicken in a wide range of healthy recipes. Add the Instant Pot to the mix, and even frozen chicken becomes an option. Bookmark my handy guide to Instant Pot Chicken (which covers how to cook Instant Pot chicken thighs and Instant Pot chicken breast frozen and fresh), then come on back to peruse these eight healthy Instant Pot chicken recipes. They’ve received glowing reviews from friends and readers alike. I hope you find a new favorite to add to your dinner rotation!

Our Most Popular Healthy Instant Pot Chicken Recipes

Healthy Instant Pot Teriyaki Chicken from scratch! Use fresh or frozen chicken thighs or breasts and serve with rice or cauliflower rice for a low carb version. This easy pressure cooker recipe tastes like your favorite stir fry but is so much better for you.

Instant Pot Teriyaki Chicken

Instant Pot Teriyaki Chicken. Sweet, sticky, and simple, this dish is a wholesome twist on the takeout favorite!

“This recipe is absolutely perfect. Everyone with an Instant Pot should try it!  Thank you!” —Angie

Instant Pot Mexican Casserole. A healthy Instant Pot Mexican recipe with rice, beans, chicken or turkey, and fresh veggies. An easy pressure cooker recipe that’s absolutely delicious!
Instant Pot Mexican Casserole

Instant Pot Mexican Casserole. Yields a lot, feeds a crowd, and reheats beautifully!

“Okay—I am new to the IP and loved this recipe! I made it as directed in my 6-quart pot and it turned out perfectly.” —Sarah

Easy Homemade Instant Pot Chicken Noodle Soup from scratch! Healthy and one of the best comfort foods. Make this pressure cooker chicken soup with chicken breasts, thighs, or rotisserie chicken. Ready with just 15 minutes of prep!
Instant Pot Chicken Noodle Soup

Instant Pot Chicken Noodle Soup. The classic winter warmup gets an Instant Pot update! Chock full of tender chicken, veggies, and whole grain noodles.

“I made this soup and it was delicious! The hubby and kids loved it, too! Looking forward to trying another of your recipes!” —Latisha

Three chicken tacos on a blue plate with lime slices

Instant Pot Chicken Mole

Instant Pot Chicken Mole. A tasty mole with complex flavor that doesn’t take all day! Easy, delicious, and perfect for piling into tacos, over rice, or atop nachos.

“Your recipe was delicious. It was the best and easiest to make chicken mole sauce I’ve made at home so far.” —Hillary

Instant Pot Butter Chicken. An easy, healthy recipe for the famous Indian butter chicken that anyone can make! Recipe uses easy to find ingredients like coconut milk and tomato, plus cauliflower to make it a true all-in-one meal.

Instant Pot Butter Chicken

Instant Pot Butter Chicken. EASY, healthy, and made with ingredients you can find at any grocery store. With extra veggies added, it’s a tasty one-pot meal!

“Amazing dish—my family loved it! We will make this over and over with cheers and seconds. Thank you!” —Christie

Golden Instant Pot Chicken and Rice. An easy, healthy dinner with moist chicken, fresh veggies, and creamy golden rice. Flavorful, filling, and great leftover too! The pressure cooker makes this simple recipe fast to make and completely hands-free! {gluten free}

Golden Instant Pot Chicken and Rice

Golden Instant Pot Chicken and Rice. This healthy one-pan rice dish is cooked in creamy coconut milk along with juicy chicken, fresh veggies, and golden spices. A dinnertime favorite!

“We made this for dinner tonight, exactly like the recipe directs and it was FANTASTIC. Thank you for this wonderful dish!!!” —Susan

A blue bowl full of tikka masala with brown rice

Instant Pot Chicken Tikka Masala

Instant Pot Chicken Tikka Masala. Creamy curry with warm spices and brown rice. A favorite Indian dish simplified with ingredients you can find at the grocery store.

“OMG this was the best tikka masala I’ve ever made! Almost better than my favorite local Indian restaurant’s!” —Lizzy

The BEST EVER Instant Pot Shredded Chicken Tacos! Easy, juicy pressure cooker Mexican chicken that's healthy and full of flavor. Use it for tacos, burritos, taco bowls, or mix with black beans and rice. #pressurecooker #instantpot #shreddedchicken #healthyInstant Pot Shredded Chicken Tacos

Instant Pot Shredded Chicken Tacos. So juicy and flavorful! We love this in tacos, but it can also be used in burrito bowls or nachos.

“This has become a complete staple at our house! It’s so easy and moist and has a ton of flavor. Thank you!!” —Jolene

For more, be sure to check out my full collection of healthy Instant Pot recipes. If you have any favorites of your own, I’d love to hear about them in the comments section below too. Happy Instant Pot-ing!

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Hi, I'm Erin Clarke, and I'm fearlessly dedicated to making healthy food that's affordable, easy-to-make, and best of all DELISH. I'm the author and recipe developer here at and of The Well Plated Cookbook. I adore both sweets and veggies, and I am on a mission to save you time and dishes. WELCOME!

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