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rotisserie whole chicken instant pot
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Rotisserie Whole Chicken in the Instant Pot

Make rotisserie chicken at home, fast, in your pressure cooker! The best part is that you can season it as desired to fit your meals!
Course Main Course
Cuisine American
Keyword chicken, instant pot, rotesserie chicken
Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 35 minutes
Total Time 40 minutes
Servings 4
Calories 150kcal
Author Rach


  • Pressure cooker


  • whole chicken
  • 2 tbsp avocado or coconut oil or oil of choice
  • 1 small onion quartered
  • 4-5 whole peeled and lightly crushed garlic cloves
  • 1 lemon sliced (optional)
  • salt and pepper to taste
  • seasoning mix of choice to taste
  • 1 cup of liquid water or broth


  • Spread half of oil over chicken and season with salt and pepper
  • Stuff onion, lemon (if using), and garlic inside chicken
  • Add remaining oil to bottom of Instant Pot and set to saute
  • Sear chicken on all sides for about 4 minutes
  • Remove chicken and set aside, season with desired seasoning mixture
  • Add liquid and trivet to Instant Pot
  • Place chicken on top, breast side up
  • Lock lid and set to Manual High Pressure for 25 minutes
  • Let naturally release pressure
  • Rest chicken 5 minutes before slicing or serving
  • To achieve crispy skin, place chicken under the broiler for a while until skin crisps to your liking


Calories: 150kcal