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Easy Instant Pot Rice

I hope you decide to keep this with your other easy Instant Pot recipes! I think you will love how well it turns out!


  • Ingredients:
  • Instant Pot
  • 5 whole cloves of garlic peeled (if you really like garlic, you might want more)
  • 2 cups of uncooked white rice rinsed off with warm water
  • 3.5 cups of water
  • 3 tbsp organic olive oil
  • 1 tsp Himalayan Pink Salt


  • Steps:
  • 1 Plug in your Instant Pot and take the lid off.
  • 2 Turn it on to the Saut√© setting. Mine has it on the very bottom left.
  • 3 Add the oil to the Instant Pot and let it heat up.
  • 4¬†Take the peeled garlic cloves (frozen or fresand throw them into the oil. Let it sizzle. Stir every few second so the flavor can be released into the oil.
  • 5 Once the garlic cloves are a bit roasted, add the rice in and stir. Keep stirring until the rice turns a bright white.
  • 6 Add the water to the rice and close the lid or to make it a one-pot meal, add only 1 cup of water and add some chicken breasts with barbeque sauce or marinated in your favorite sauce.
  • 7 Close the lid and press the RICE button or set it to manual for 8 minutes. If you added the chicken, then set it to 12 minutes in manual.
  • 8 Once done, let the pressure release naturally and serve while hot.