how to cook tri tip in instant pot

how to cook tri tip in instant pot

How To Cook Tri Tip in Instant Pot

The Instant Pot is an excellent way to quickly and easily cook a tri tip roast. If you’ve never tried it before, you’ll be surprised by how tender and flavorful the roast can be. The following steps will help you prepare a delicious meal for your family in no time.

What You’ll Need

  • 1.5 – 2.5 lbs Tri Tip Roast
  • 1/4 cup Olive Oil
  • 1 teaspoon Garlic Powder
  • 1 teaspoon Onion Powder
  • 1 teaspoon Salt
  • 1 teaspoon Ground Pepper
  • 1/2 cup Red Wine
  • 1 cup Beef Broth
  • 2 tablespoons Worcestershire Sauce


  1. Mix together the garlic powder, onion powder, salt, and pepper and rub all sides of the tri tip roast with the mixture.
  2. Turn the Instant Pot on to the “saute” setting and add the oil. When the oil is hot, add the roast and cook for 2 minutes on each side until lightly browned.
  3. Add the red wine, beef broth, and Worcestershire sauce and stir.
  4. Secure the lid of the Instant Pot and set the pressure to high. Cook for 25 minutes.
  5. When the 25 minutes are up, turn off the Instant Pot and release the pressure.
  6. Remove the tri tip from the pot and let it rest for 5 minutes before slicing and serving.


Cooking Tri Tip in the Instant Pot is an easy and delicious way to get a flavorful and juicy roast on the table in no time. Follow these steps and you’ll have a delicious meal that your family will love. Enjoy!