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How to Steam Broccoli Instant Pot

Steam Broccoli like a pro every single time using the instant pot!
Course Healthy
Keyword How to Steam Broccoli Instant Pot
Prep Time 1 minute
Total Time 1 minute
Servings 4
Calories 31kcal
Author Chhavi



  • 4 Cups Broccoli Cut into Florets- Fresh or Frozen
  • 1 Cup Water


  • Add 1 Cup of water in the instant pot.
  • Use a steamer basket or the rack that came with the instant pot.
  • Place the broccoli inside the instant pot.Close the lid.
  • For Fresh Broccoli - Select PRESSURE COOK on HIGH for 0 minutes*(Check notes for details)
  • For Frozen Broccoli - Select PRESSURE COOK on HIGH for 1 minutes*(Check notes for details)
  • Once the Instant Pot beeps, Quick Release the steam & open the lid.Remove the steamer rack with a tong or silicon gloves.


Time Chart
0 Minutes & Quick Release - Crisp Broccoli 
0 Minutes & Natural Release - Soft Broccoli
1 Minute & Quick Release- Soft Mushy Broccoli


Calories: 31kcal | Carbohydrates: 6g | Protein: 2.6g | Fat: 0.3g | Sodium: 30mg | Potassium: 288mg | Fiber: 2.4g | Sugar: 1.6g | Calcium: 43mg | Iron: 1mg