how to cook chicken tenders in instant pot

how to cook chicken tenders in instant pot

How to Cook Chicken Tenders in Instant Pot

Cooking chicken tenders in an Instant Pot can be a great option for busy weeknights or for anyone trying to save time.


  • 6-8 boneless skinless chicken tenders
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 1 cup chicken broth
  • 1 teaspoon garlic powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon paprika
  • 1/2 teaspoon dried oregano
  • 1/4 teaspoon onion powder
  • Salt and pepper, to taste


  • Step 1: Turn the Instant Pot to ‘Saute’ mode. Add in the olive oil and chicken tenders, then season with garlic powder, paprika, oregano, onion powder, salt and pepper. Cook the chicken tenders for 3-4 minutes on each side until lightly browned.
  • Step 2: Turn off the Instant Pot and add in the chicken broth and stir until combined.
  • Step 3: Close the lid and cook on high pressure for 10 minutes. When the Instant Pot is done cooking, quick release the pressure and open the lid.
  • Step 4: Transfer the chicken tenders to a plate or cutting board and let it rest for a few minutes before serving.

Your chicken tenders in Instant Pot are now ready to be served! Enjoy!