Instant Pot 7 Pound Turkey Breast
The best way to save time preparing thanksgiving dinner.
Instant pot 7 pound turkey breast. For a 6 quart instant pot a bone in turkey breast that s under 5 pounds will likely fit in the pot on a trivet. This next part will depend on the size of the breast and the size of the instant pot. My love for the instant pot continues and i have to say that after trying turkey breast roasted in the oven or made in a slow cooker my favorite way right now is made in the instant pot using the high pressure. By using the pressure cooker.
This super easy instant pot turkey breast is made in a fraction of the time and you ll end up with the juiciest turkey breast ever plus make your own gravy right in the instant pot. I usually let this cook in the slow cooker all day but this turned out so much better. Turn on the cooker and select saute function. Season the frozen turkey breast with salt pepper and poultry seasoning on all sides then place it into the instant pot.
Add remaining oil to the hot pot then add turkey breast and brown on all sides about 5 minutes. Instant pot turkey is one of the fastest ways to cook a turkey breast as well as capture and enhance the flavor of the turkey. You will permanently say good bye to dried. Securely lock the instant pot lid into place.
I couldn t believe that i had such a wonderful meal ready in less than an hour total. The instant pot made the moistest turkey breast i have ever made. Using the high pressure setting set the timer for 42 48 minutes if you re cooking a 7 8 lb. Rinse and pat dry with paper towels.
Instructions instant pot turkey breast remove gravy packet or anything from inside turkey cavity. How do i keep turkey breast moist. Luckily using an instant pot to cook your turkey breast is on its own a great way to ensure a plump moist bird. If you re loyal to brining your bird you can still brine your turkey breast ahead of cooking it in the instant pot.
Instant pot turkey breast is hands down the easiest most flavorful way to prepare a turkey breast. Instant pot turkey breast recipe juicy turkey breast cooked in pressure cooker in just 35 minutes. In a bowl mix spices. This herb seasoned turkey breast is cooked to perfection and is served with an easy gravy made right in the instant pot.
For a bone in breast over 5 pounds i place the breast in the instant pot without the trivet so it fits. Carefully remove turkey breast and set on the trivet. You may use trivet to easily remove if desired and if it will fit. Pour chicken stock into.
Turkey breast bringing the instant pot to full pressure. Allow the inner pot to heat 1 to 2 minutes. However if you want to really ensure a tender moist turkey breast here are three other tricks you can try.