Having cooked chicken on hand makes it easy to whip up any number of satisfying meals in minutes. With an Instant Pot or other electric pressure cooker, cooking up a bunch of chicken couldn’t be easier. With the recipe below, you can make tender chicken breast that’s ready to use in everything from chicken salads to chicken enchiladas, pasta dishes, pot pies or soups.
This method makes chicken that's simple and mildly flavored. It’s perfect for using in recipes with all sorts of flavor profiles, whether they're Mexican, Asian, European or basic American fare. You can, of course, add additional seasonings — like chili powder, curry powder or Italian seasoning — for a more specific flavor profile.