How to make boiled eggs in the Instant pot

I know what you are thinking, everyone knows how to make boiled eggs and do not need to learn a new way to cook them. Well folks, if you have not made boiled eggs in the Instant pot you are missing out.

What makes the Instant Pot so much better than the old-fashioned way is that it requires no supervision, no worrying about turning off the pot when the eggs are done. Best of all they are always cooked perfectly.

How to make boiled eggs in the Instant potAll you need is one cup of water, Eggs and the instant pot. One cup of water will be sufficient for any amount of eggs.

This method is perfect for weekdays. I like to put the eggs in the pot right before I jump in the shower and they are done after I am out. What I love about Instant pot hard boiled eggs is that they peel so much easier than boiled eggs made the traditional way. I don’t know if it is the pressure and steam that helps with this but I love it. I have not had the not so pretty boiled eggs with shell stuck on the whites since I started using this electric pot.

I have the DUO60 Multi-use  6 qt 7-in-1 Instant Pot model which is my favorite gadget in the kitchen at the moment. Not only does the pot make the perfect eggs, it also makes the perfect rice, quinoa, polenta, potatoes and more! See my recipe for my Instant Pot Coconut Rice recipe.

How to make boiled eggs in the Instant pot

The instant pot comes in different models and you can choose one based on your needs and preferences. I would like to mention that I am not in anyway associated with this brand, I just really like their product.

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Instant Pot Boiled eggs
How to Make Eggs in the Instant pot
Course Breakfast
Prep Time 11 minutes
Servings
Ingredients
  • 4 extra large Organic eggs
  • 1 cups Water
Course Breakfast
Prep Time 11 minutes
Servings
Ingredients
  • 4 extra large Organic eggs
  • 1 cups Water
How to Make Eggs in the Instant pot
Instructions
  1. Pour water into the Instant pot and place the eggs on the rack that comes with the pot. You can use a steamer basket or egg stand.
  2. Close and lock the lid then set timer for 5 minutes at high pressure. Pressure will build for about 5 minutes
  3. It will take 5 minutes for the eggs to cook. After 5 minutes when the beep goes off, perform a quick release by opening the steam valve.
  4. Place cooked eggs in a bowl with cold water for about a minute and peel to reveal perfect eggs.
Recipe Notes

Play around with the cooking time and pressure release. If you prefer softer boiled eggs, cook on low pressure and for slow release for 5 minutes for really boiled eggs.

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Instant Pot is the answer to all your boiled egg nightmares. So glad to have found out how to make boiled eggs in the Instant Pot. Perfect Eggs all the time.

Comments

  1. I’ve never tried cooking in an instant pot, but I would be really keen to try. We love our hard boiled eggs here at home but it’s always such a hassle trying to figure out how long they should cook. This sounds so much easier

  2. Awesome advice- thanks, i just got one of these and am loving all the recipes I’m finding. Ill use this one for easy eggs!

  3. Innovative way to boil eggs and different from conventional methods. The way you have described the product uniqueness it is worth trying.

  4. This is a true kitchen hack! I never thought of using the instant pot for boiling eggs while I’m doing my morning routine. It’s such a time saver!

  5. I’ve never used on of these, I feel like I’d find some way of making it impossibly hard, haha. I don’t own many kitchen gadgets but this does look interesting!

  6. I can see this tip being handy to those who live in tiny houses. I know a few that rely heavily on an instant pot for cooking, because of its size and convince. I’ll have to ask them if they’ve tried tis and if they haven’t pass it along to them.

  7. I’m not a fan of hard-boiled eggs, but an instant pot would be handy for me because I’m very limited in the kitchen. It sounds like a lifesaver during the holidays!

  8. I love hard boiled eggs because they are filling and great for on the go! I have been looking into getting an instant pot!

  9. Nice post, I love hard boiled eggs. They are so filling and great for you too! I’m always off with the timing though!

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