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turkey breast

Instant Pot Turkey Breast

This easy Instant Pot Turkey Breast is for a dinner at any time of year, but it is especially great for a simple Thanksgiving dinner that is ready in about 45 minutes total!
Course Dinner, Main Course
Cuisine American
Keyword breast, christmas, holiday dinner, instant pot, pressure cooker, thanksgiving, turkey
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 30 minutes
Servings 6
Calories 1kcal


  • 1 medium turkey breast
  • 1 stick ½ cup unsalted butter, softened
  • 2 teaspoons fresh rosemary or 1 teaspoon dried rosemary
  • 2 teaspoons fresh sage or 1 teaspoon dried sage
  • 2 teaspoons fresh thyme or 1 teaspoon dried thyme
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • ½ teaspoon black pepper
  • 2 cups turkey or chicken broth
  • 1 medium onion chopped
  • 3-4 stalks celery chopped


  • Clean and wash turkey breast, pat dry
  • Rub butter completely over turkey
  • In a small bowl, combine the salt, pepper, and herbs
  • Sprinkle seasonings over turkey
  • Add turkey or chicken broth to Instant Pot and place the trivet inside
  • Clean and cut onions and celery and add to the pot
  • Place turkey breast side up into pot on top of the trivet
  • Seal the lid and set to Manual High Pressure for 30 minutes
  • When the timer goes off, wait until the natural release cycle is complete, then release the pressure.
  • Carefully open the lid
  • Remove turkey and place on cutting board


Calories: 1kcal | Carbohydrates: 1g | Protein: 1g | Fat: 1g | Saturated Fat: 1g | Polyunsaturated Fat: 1g | Monounsaturated Fat: 1g | Sodium: 389mg | Potassium: 8mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 1g | Vitamin A: 10IU | Vitamin C: 1mg | Calcium: 2mg | Iron: 1mg