Instant Pot Cooking Times

Rice and Grains

FoodGrain : WaterMin
Barley, pearled1:2.520-22
Barley, pot1:3-1:425-30
Congee, thick1:4-1:515-20
Congee, thin1:6-1:715-20
Couscous1:22-3
Corn, dried/halved1:325-30
Kamut, whole1:210-12
Millet1:1.7510-12
Oats, quick cooking1:22-3
Oats, steel-cut1:33-5
Porridge, thin1:6-1:75-7
Quinoa1:1.251
Rice, Basmati1:14
Rice, Brown1:120-22
Rice, Jasmine1:14
Rice, white1:14
Rice, wild1:220-25
Sorghum1:320-25
Spelt Berries1:1.525-30
Wheat Berries1:320-25

Beans and Legumes

FoodMin–DryMin–Soaked
Adzuki Beans16-204-6
Anasazi20-255-7
Black Beans20-254-6
Black-eyed Peas6-74-5
Chickpeas, Garbanzo35-4010-15
Cannellini Beans25-306-9
Gandules, Pigeon Peas25-304-9
Great Northern Beans25-307-8
Kidney Beans, Red15-207-8
Kidney Beans, White25-306-9
Lentils, Green4-6-
Lentils, Brown4-6-
Lentils, Red, Split1-2-
Lentils, Yellow, Split1-2-
Lima Beans12-143-6
Navy Beans20-253-4
Pinto Beans25-307-9
Peas6-10-
Scarlet Runner20-256-8
Soy Beans35-4518-20

Meat

FoodCutMin
BeefStew meat – 1lb20
BeefMeat ball – 1lb5
BeefDressed – 1lb20-25
BeefRibs20-25
BeefShanks25-30
BeefOxtail40-50
ChickenBreasts – boneless6-8
ChickenWhole – 4.5-5lbs8
ChickenCut with bones10-15
ChickenBones for stock12-15
DuckPortions with bones12-15
DuckWhole – 1lb10
EggsSoft boiled4
EggsHard boiled5
HamSlices9-12
HamPicnic shoulder – 1lb8
LambCubes10-15
LambStew meat12-15
LamLeg – 1lb15
PorkLoin roast – 1lb20
PorkButt roast – 1lb15
PorkRibs15-20
TurkeyBreast – boneless7-9
TurkeyBreast – whole20-25
VealChops5-8
VealRoast – 1lb12
QuailWhole – 1lb8

Seafood

FoodCutMin–FreshMin–Frozen
CrabWhole2-34-5
FishWhole4-55-7
FishFillet2-33-4
FishSteak3-44-6
Lobster 2-33-4
Mussels 1-22-3
SeafoodSoup or stock7-88-9
Shrimp or Prawn 1-32-4