Broccoli is a green vegetable that vaguely resembles a miniature tree. It belongs to the plant species known as Brassica oleracea. It’s closely related to cabbage, Brussels sprouts, kale and cauliflower — all edible plants collectively referred to as cruciferous vegetables.
When it comes to great-tasting nutrition, broccoli is an all-star food with many health benefits. While low in calories, broccoli is rich in essential vitamins, minerals and fiber.
We collected the 20 best Broccoli instant pot recipes, find your favourite below, and don’t forget to pin it!
1. Instant Pot Beef And Broccoli With Keto Option
I love that you can make an Instant Pot Beef and Broccoli Keto version that is also gluten free, no sugar no grains (NSNG) and Whole 30 complaint. How to do that? It is easy! Simply substitute the cornstarch with arrowroot powder and the soy sauce with coconut aminos. Coconut aminos are really awesome as a soy sauce replacement. I think it tastes the same and you get rid of the grain and sugars from soy.
From: Instant Pot Cooking
2. Instant Pot Broccoli Cheese Soup (Pressure Cooker)
This Instant Pot Broccoli Cheese Soup is creamy comfort food made in a pressure cooker. It’s healthy, keto, and low carb.
From: Savory Tooth
3. Instant Pot Cashew Chicken
Instant Pot Cashew Chicken Stir Fry – a popular Chinese takeout favorite made easily in the pressure cooker in under 30 minutes! Easy to customize and perfect for busy weeknights. And if you’re following a low carb or paleo diet, there are also notes and options so you can still make this fit into your healthier way of eating!
From: Life Made Sweeter
4. Pressure Cooker Keto Broccoli Ham & Pepper Frittata
Keto Instant Pot Frittata with broccoli and peppers makes a fabulous breakfast or brunch, or a light one pot meal. Low carb, keto, and delicious. The pressure cooker makes really light and fluffy eggs that are an absolute delight.
From: Two Sleevers
5. Easy Keto Low-Carb Instant Pot Panera Broccoli Cheddar Cheese Soup
Easy Keto Low-Carb Instant Pot Panera Broccoli Cheddar Cheese Soup is the best, quick pressure cooker recipe that includes stovetop directions, too. This copycat recipe is healthy, cheesy, and gluten-free, best of all, keto-friendly. This meal-prep dish is loaded with cream, fresh or frozen broccoli and includes the macros and information about carbs found in broccoli.
From: Stay Snatched
6. Instant Pot Harvest Chicken With Vegetables – Low Carb
Instant Pot Harvest Chicken with Autumn Vegetables – the perfect easy low carb / keto-friendly all-in-one complete meal for fall. Best of all, this pressure cooker chicken recipe cooks up tender, juicy and full of flavor with Brussels sprouts, pumpkin, broccoli and yellow zucchini. Includes instructions for the Instant Pot & stovetop.
From: Life Made Sweeter
7. Healthy Instant Pot Mongolian Beef
This healthy instant pot mongolian beef and broccoli recipe is such an easy, healthy weeknight meal idea! This recipe can be made in under 30 minutes and it’s tasty, healthy and kids will love it.
From: What Molly Made
8. Instant Pot Broccoli Recipe – Pressure Cooker Steamed Broccoli
Instant Pot broccoli is perfectly steamed, bright green with a slight crunch and so delicious! The Instant Pot cooks broccoli in 2 minutes – such an easy and effortless process!
From: Melanie Cooks
9. Best Damn Instant Pot Boneless Pork Chops
One inch thick, juicy, tender and delicious boneless pork chops made in your Instant Pot. Quite simply the best boneless pork chops ever made.
From: Recipe Teacher
10. Instant Pot Creamy Garlic Chicken Broccoli Soup
This soup is made in less than 25 minutes and that includes the time to build up pressure in the Instant Pot. One reason why we love recipes in the Instant Pot is because the flavors are fantastic. The pressure really allows this flavors in this creamy garlic chicken soup with broccoli to produce outstanding flavor. The texture is also amazing and the chicken is tender, juicy and wonderful. The test kitchen devoured this creamy garlic chicken broccoli soup recipe and served it with some crusty bread. It’s a great Instant Pot Broccoli Cheese chicken soup.
From: Best Recipe Box
11. Instant Pot Broccoli Chicken Mac and Cheese
Instant Pot Broccoli Chicken Mac and Cheese, creamy macaroni and cheese made quickly in your instant pot with tender bites of chicken and (not crisp, but not mushy) broccoli florets. This is an easy one pot meal that the whole family will love!
12. One Pot Teriyaki Rice With Chicken & Vegetables
One Pot Teriyaki Rice with Chicken and Vegetables makes the perfect easy weeknight meal. Best of all, everything cooks up in only ONE pan in just 30 minutes. Plus Instant Pot pressure cooker instructions plus a step-by-step video.
From: Life Made Sweeter
13. Gluten-Free Instant Pot Chicken Broccoli Rice
This Instant Pot Chicken Broccoli Rice dish makes a very filling and comforting meal, perfect for those busy days. By making it in the Instant Pot you don’t have to do much work at all.
From: From Val’s Kitchen
14. Instant Pot Cheesy Garlic Spaghetti Squash
This entire dish, including the cooking of the whole spaghetti squash, is made in the Instant Pot. It is an easy cheesy and flavorful low carb meal.
From: Kirbie Cravings
15. Crack Chicken Recipe with Rice Broccoli and Carrots for Instant Pot
You have juicy chunks of chicken, bacon galore, and a rich and creamy, cheesy ranch base that brings the dish to completion. Plus you can hide in some veggies for added flavor and a convenient way to get your kids to eat them.
From: By Pink
16. Instant Pot Broccoli & Cheddar Pasta
This is a great Quick Instant Pot Meal You can even add in some frozen chicken or ham and make it a complete meal. You can also have this as an instant Pot side dish along with Sous Vide Chicken Breast. You can have your entire meal on your table in under 15 minutes.
17. Instant Pot Lemon Butter Broccoli
What do you do with boring broccoli? Add this amazing lemon butter sauce to it! This Instant Pot broccoli recipe is an amazing way to kick up the taste of broccoli. Try it!
From: One Happy Housewife
18. Instant Pot Frittata | Dill, Feta & Broccoli
The set up is simple. In a bowl, mix your frittata ingredients, and then transfer to your springform pan, cover with foil and place into your pot, on a trivet! Delicious!
From: Meal Plan Addict
19. Instant Pot Egg Bites with Broccoli & Prosciutto
20. Easy Broccoli Soup
Any time you can score a deal on Broccoli it makes a really easy and cheap dinner option. This one is simple because aside from the broccoli, everything else is really just pantry staples.
Plus, it makes enough to feed a family with 1-2 servings left for lunch the next day. Pair with a salad, or a sandwich, and you can really put dinner on the table in 15 minutes or less.
From: The Cent’s Able Shoppin