Easy Instant Pot Hard Boiled Eggs

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Instant Pot Hard-Boiled Eggs come out perfect every single time! No more guessing if the eggs are over-done or under-done with these staged Instant Pot methods. Eggs are thought of as the “perfect food” so use these foolproof instant pot hard-boiled egg times for your next round of deliciousness.

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INGREDIENTS NEEDED TO MAKE INSTANT POT HARD-BOILED EGGS

You will need an Instant Pot or some sort of pressure cooker.

  • This 👆 Instant Pot is the one I have and I love it. It’s lightweight, easy to use, and so easy to clean. I’ll be honest, I haven’t mastered most of the settings but just to finally have perfect hard-boiled eggs is worth every penny. No more ugly, gnarly looking hard-boiled eggs!
  • The next 2 items are raw eggs and 1 cup of water! That’s it folks😉
Ingredients and instant pot on a cutting board with flowers in the background

HOW TO MAKE INSTANT POT HARD-BOILED EGGS

Instant Pot hard-boiled eggs are so simple and mess-free!

  1. Place the eggs in the bottom of the Instant Pot pot.
  2. Pour 1 cup of water over the eggs.
  3. Seal the Instant Pot lid.
  4. Set to pressure cook, custom, set time, then start.
  5. When the pot beeps, vent the steam.
  6. Drain the boiled water, run cool water over the eggs, then cover with ice.
  7. Wait 2 minutes then shell your perfect eggs!

PRO TIPS:

Set time depending on the desired doneness.

  • semi runny…3 minutes.
  • soft…4 minutes
  • medium done…5 minutes
  • done and hard-boiled…6 minutes
steps 1 and 2 before and after cooking eggs

SHELLED INSTANT POT HARD-BOILED EGGS

I don’t know about you but shelling hard-boiled eggs was a crapshoot for me…until now!

Crack the hard-boiled eggs on the side of your sink, shell under running water…MAKE SURE WATER IS BETWEEN EGG AND SHELL…Peel the shells melt off your egg! I’m serious! It’s a miracle!!!

Shelled eggs with shells in a white bowl and on a grey and white dish towel

DELICIOUS EGGS RECIPES 👇

Eggs are considered the perfect food…no wonder they go in anything. Below are a few recipes I make on a regular basis:

Curry Dill Deviled Eggs…these are so good anytime not just for Easter!

Egg Salad with any leftover Curry Dill Deviled Eggs

Avocado Toast with a fried egg on top! Oh My Goodness, it’s good!

Sweet Potato Hash with a soft boiled (3 minute egg) is fantastic for breakfast, lunch, or dinner!

NO INSTANT POT-NO WORRIES!

Follow this simple stovetop method for hard-boiled eggs.

How To Boil the Perfect 5 Minute Egg and How To Boil the Perfect 10 Minute Egg!

Have an Egg-cel-ent Day!

close up of 3 perfect soft boiled egg halves in a white bowl

Easy Instant Pot Boiled Eggs

Elise
Perfect Instant Pot Boiled Eggs every single time. You need eggs, 1 cup of water, and an Instant Pot.
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Prep Time 2 minutes
Cook Time 6 minutes
Course Anytime Meal, Breakfast
Cuisine American
Servings 4
Calories 75 kcal

Equipment

  • Instant Pot

Ingredients
  

  • 4-8 raw eggss
  • 1 cup water

Instructions
 

  • Place the eggs in the bottom of the Instant Pot pot.
  • Pour 1 cup of water over the eggs.Seal the Instant Pot lid.
  • Set to pressure cook, custom, set time, then start.
  • When the pot beeps, vent the steam.
  • Drain boiled water, run cool water over the eggs, then cover with ice.
  • Wait 2 minutes then shell your perfect eggs!

Notes

Set time depending on desired doneness.
  • semi runny…3 minutes.
  • soft…4 minutes
  • medium done…5 minutes
  • done and hard-boiled…6 minutes
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Nutrition

Calories: 75kcal
Keyword hard boiled eggs, instant pot eggs, soft boiled eggs
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