There are thousands of recipes available for cooking a whole chicken, but if you’re looking for a truly rotisserie-worthy meal that takes much less time to cook, this collection of Instant Pot whole chicken recipes contains some of the very best. Whether you’re a fan of simple, wholesome chicken and stuffing, or would prefer your dinner to have a tandoori edge, these recipes will take your tastebuds on a trip around the world.
Easy Instant Pot Lemon Pepper Whole Chicken
Give a rotisserie chicken a run for its money with this delicious lemon pepper chicken – the secret to succulent meat is to season it under the skin so the flavors really sink in.
Instant Pot Tandoori Whole Chicken
This tandoori chicken will be the star guest at any family mealtime – just look at those beautiful golden colors from the spice and lime juice-infused yogurt it’s been marinating in.
Instant Pot Whole Chicken Adobo
If you like your chicken tender without it falling apart, this Filipino adobo chicken is well worth a try, because the meat absorbs all the flavors while staying intact.
Instant Pot Brown Sugar BBQ Whole Roasted Chicken
A whole chicken can cook in the Instant Pot in just 25 minutes, and this one is infused with a BBQ, brown sugar, and paprika sauce which will sink into the meat as it cooks.
Instant Pot Rotisserie Chicken
Let the delicate flavors of thyme and oregano sink into a whole chicken as it cooks in the Instant Pot for a classic taste which can be served with whatever sides you have.
Instant Pot Whole Chili Chicken
Serve up some heat with a whole chili chicken. Seasoned with cayenne pepper, salt, and pepper, the chicken is cooked for 33 minutes in a broth with chopped chilies added.
Instant Pot Green Salt Roasted Chicken
Green salt is salt which is mixed with thyme, bay leaves, and parsley, and it is this mixture which is rubbed into chicken to give this flavorsome dish its unusual name.
Cajun Whole Chicken
By stuffing the chicken with bell peppers and onions, the meat will be infused from the inside as it cooks, as well as from the outside from the spicy Cajun rub.
Instant Pot Roasted Chicken with Stuffing
Out of all the different flavors around, a traditional chicken with stuffing is still a firm family favorite, and this one uses a parsley and cilantro mix to add that classic flavor.
Spice Rubbed Whole Chicken
There’s no butter or water needed for this meltingly delicious Instant Pot whole chicken recipe, just onion, lemon, thyme, and a mix of flavorsome spices rubbed into the dry skin.
Instant Pot Whole Chicken with Vegetables
For a true all-in-one meal idea, try this simple chicken and vegetable recipe which includes a whole chicken cooked on a bed of potatoes and other vegetables, and is ready in under 40 minutes.
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