Instant Pot Chicken Thighs

Are Instant Pot Chicken Thighs Hard to Make?

Not at all! This easy recipe is extra quick and always a win at the dinner table. It comes out tender and tasty, with zero fuss thanks to the pressure cooker!

Simple Ingredients

You'll only need chicken thighs, seasonings, and a few other ingredients to make this easy recipe.

Season the Chicken

Whisk together paprika, salt, pepper, onion powder and garlic powder, then rub over both sides of the chicken thighs.

Sear the Chicken

Using the sauté setting on your Instant Pot, sear the chicken skin-side-down in a bit of olive oil.

Flip the Chicken

Once browned, flip the chicken to sear the other side.

Add the Broth

Remove chicken from the pot. Pour in chicken broth and use a spatula to scrape up any stuck on bits.


Add chicken to the Instant Pot, seal the lid, and cook on high for 10 minutes. Then release the pressure for 7 minutes.


Remove your juicy chicken thighs from the pot and serve!

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