how to cook red potatoes in instant pot

how to cook red potatoes in instant pot

How to Cook Red Potatoes in an Instant Pot

Cooking potatoes in the Instant Pot couldn’t be easier. Red potatoes have a delicate flavor and creamy texture that make them a great choice for a variety of dishes. With an Instant Pot, you can quickly and easily prepare perfectly cooked red potatoes. Follow these simple steps and you’ll be enjoying delicious potatoes in no time.


  • 2-3 lbs red potatoes (washed and cubed)
  • 1 cup chicken broth
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil
  • Salt and pepper (to taste)


  • Step 1: Place the cubed red potatoes in the Instant Pot and pour in the chicken broth.
  • Step 2: Place the lid on the Instant Pot and turn it to the Lock position. Set the Instant pot to Manual/High Pressure for 5 minutes.
  • Step 3: When cooking is complete, let the Instant Pot naturally release its pressure.
  • Step 4: Open the Instant Pot lid and stir in the olive oil and season the potatoes with salt and pepper to taste.
  • Step 5: Serve the potatoes hot and enjoy!

That’s it! Instant Pot red potatoes are a simple and delicious side dish perfect for any occasion. With the Instant Pot, you can easily whip up a batch in no time. Enjoy your red potatoes!