Quick And Simple Instant Pot Chicken Recipes (WW Friendly)

Instant Pot Chicken Recipes
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Quick And Simple Instant Pot Chicken Recipes (WW Friendly)…
The Instant Pot Is A Life Saving Device! haha
Okay at least to me it is, but it can also be an intimidating one too, for a lot of beginners they find it difficult getting started with it and most times even unboxing it!

If you are just getting started with your Instant Pot and you are looking to try some really quick and simple Instant Pot Chicken Recipes that are equally WW Friendly then you found the right post!

1. Instant Pot Weight Watchers Tuscan Chicken Pasta
Instant Pot Chicken Recipes
Directions: Turn the Instant Pot to sauté mode. Add the sun-dried tomatoes, garlic, Italian seasoning, salt, and pepper. Sauté for 30 seconds until fragrant.
Next add the chicken to the Instant Pot. Brown the chicken for 1-2 minutes, this will keep the chicken from sticking together while cooking.
Add the pasta and chicken broth to the Instant Pot, if needed stir the pasta to make sure all the pasta is covered by the liquid.
Close the lid and turn the pressure valve to sealing. Cook on high pressure using the manual setting for 4 minutes. Quick releasing the pressure is preferred, but know that sometimes pasta can spray out and make a mess so watch for that.
SEE FULL RECIPE HERE…

2. Instant Pot Thai Chicken Rice Soup
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Set instant pot to saute mode
Spray with cooking oil spray and once it displays hot, add the onion and ginger and fry for a few minutes to soften.
Add in the paste and stir until the onion and ginger are mixed with the paste.
Add in the rice, stock, fish sauce, peas and vegetables.
Stir and then add lid, close valve (if not self sealing)
Set to manual (high pressure) for 4 minutes.
Once instant pot finishes cooking, quick release the pressure.
Remove lid, set back to sautés mode and stir in coconut milk and cooked chicken until all heated through.
SEE FULL RECIPE HERE…

3. Instant Pot Asian Chicken
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Directions: Put chicken in bottom on instant pot liner. Mix soy sauce, chicken broth, hoisin sauce, honey, garlic, ginger,chili-garlic sauce together and pour over chicken.
Cook on slow cooker setting (venting left open) on high for 2 hours or low for 4 hours. (she did hers on high for 2 hours).
Remove chicken, place on board and shred with forks. Mix the cornstarch with 2T water. Pour remaining pot juices into a small saucepan, add in the cornstarch mixture and bring to a gentle boil for a few minutes until it thickens. Put shredded chicken in a mixing bowl and add warm sauce, stir.
Makes four 4-ounce servings. I put 2 oz. of chicken into each half of a pita pocket, added some chopped lettuce, shredded carrot and the green onion.
SEE FULL RECIPE HERE…

4. Instant Pot Chicken Taco Soup
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Directions: Add all ingredients except chicken and diced tomatoes to your Instant Pot. Stir to combine. Then add you chicken and stir it into the other ingredients. Finally, place your diced tomatoes on top, but do not stir them in.
Seal lid and set the pressure release valve to the sealed position. Set instant pot to manual, high pressure for 8 minutes.
Allow the pressure to naturally release for 5 minutes and then quick release the pressure.
Remove chicken breasts and shred using 2 forks. Return the chicken to the pot and stir to combine.
SEE FULL RECIPE HERE…

5. Instant Pot Weight Watchers Crack Chicken
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Directions: Place the frozen chicken in the bottom of the Instant Pot. Add 1 cup water, then lock the lid into place and turn the pressure valve to seal.
Cook on high pressure using the manual function for 12 minutes. When done let the pressure release naturally. This will prevent the chicken from drying out.
While the chicken is cooking cook the turkey bacon in the oven according to the package. Cut into cubes and set aside until ready to use.
Mix the cottage cheese, yogurt, garlic salt, onion powder, pepper, parsley, and dill together in a blender. Mix well until you have a ranch like dressing. Set aside until ready to use.
Drain and shred the chicken. Pour the dressing from the blender, turkey bacon, and cheddar cheese over the chicken. Mix well.
SEE FULL RECIPE HERE…

6. Weight Watchers Cilantro Lime Drumsticks

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Directions: Add the olive oil to the Instant Pot and turn to sautÈ. When the oil is hot add the drumsticks. Sprinkle the seasoning over the drumsticks. Use tongs to stir the drumsticks and brown on each side for 2 minutes.
Add the lime juice, cilantro, and chicken broth to the Instant Pot. Lock the lid into place and turn the pressure valve to sealing. Cook on high pressure for 9 minutes. When done let the pressure release naturally.
Transfer the drumstick to a baking sheet and broil until golden brown for about 3-5 minutes. Sprinkle with more cilantro and serve while warm
SEE FULL RECIPE HERE…

Instant Pot Chicken Recipes

7. 15 Minute Instant Pot Orange Chicken
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Directions: Chop chicken breasts into hearty bite size chunks.
In Instant Pot, add in chopped chicken, barbecue sauce, and soy sauce.
Cook on manual high for 4 min.
When done, fast release steam.
Take 1/4 cup of the barbecue chicken sauce out of instant pot and mix with cornstarch in a small bowl. (This prevents lumps. Cornstarch will thicken sauce.)
Add cornstarch broth mixture back into Instant Pot.
Add orange marmalade. Mix well.
Change setting on Instant Pot to sauté setting and sauté for 6 min or until sauce thickens.
SEE FULL RECIPE HERE…

8. Instant Pot Chicken Parmesan
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Directions: Using the sauté function (on low, if possible), heat the oil in the pressure cooker pot. Stir in the garlic and cook until just turning golden, about 2 minutes. Stir in the marinara sauce, 2 tablespoons of the Parmesan, and 1/4 teaspoon pepper.
Increase the sauté heat to medium.
Season the chicken with the salt, oregano, and pepper to taste. Nestle the cutlets into the sauce, overlapping as little as possible, then spoon the sauce over to cover the chicken.
Lock the lid into place and cook on low pressure for 3 minutes. Manually release the pressure.
Sprinkle the mozzarella and the remaining 1 tablespoon Parmesan evenly over the chicken. Cover the pot with the lid (but don’t lock it on) and let it sit for 4 to 5 minutes to melt the cheese.
SEE FULL RECIPE HERE…

9. Instant Pot Salsa Chicken Recipe (0 Weight Watchers FSP)
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Add chicken breasts to Instant Pot inner pot.
Add chicken broth or water.
Top with salsa.
Cook on “Manual” or “Poultry” for 15 minutes.
Natural or quick release.
Optional – if you desire a thicker sauce, simmer on “saute” for 5 minutes.
Allow to cool for 10 minutes.
Remove chicken, chop with knife or shred with 2 forks. Return chicken to pot.
Stir in 1 cup plain, non fat Greek yogurt.
SEE FULL RECIPE HERE…

10. Instant Pot Chicken Spaghetti Squash
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Directions: Preheat oven to 400 degrees. Cut spaghetti squash in half lengthwise. Scoop out seeds. Brush inside with olive oil and season with about ½ tsp salt and ¼ tsp pepper. Roast oiled side down on a foil-lined pan for 45 minutes.
To an Instant Pot, add chicken, onion, red bell pepper, garlic, crushed tomatoes, tomato sauce, creole seasoning, oregano, basil paste, crushed red pepper flakes, and bay leaf. Stir to combine. Cover with lid and turn to lock it. Set valve to sealing and cook on Manual for 15 minutes. Allow 5 minutes to naturally release steam once it’s finished cooking. Quick release the rest. Remove lid and take out bayleaf and discard. Take out chicken and shred it. Return back to pot and stir to combine.
SEE FULL RECIPE HERE…

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