Instant Pot Hard Boiled Eggs

Quick and easy to peel hard boiled eggs in the Instant Pot.

Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 5 minutes
Total Time 15 minutes


  • 12 Large Eggs
  • 1 cup Water
  • Ice


  1. Place trivet into Instant Pot and pour in 1 cup of water.

  2. Place eggs on trivet. Feel free to layer your eggs on top of one another. 

  3. Close lid and set the Instant Pot for 5 minutes on manual at HIGH pressure.

  4. Allow pressure to release naturally for 5 minutes. Then quick release pressure, very carefully.

  5. Take eggs out of the Instant Pot and place into an ice bath for approximately 5 minutes.

  6. Remove from ice bath and your eggs are ready to peel.

Recipe Notes

My trivet came with my Instant Pot. That's what I used.

I actually put in 18 eggs this last time around, but I normally only put in 12. Same timing for both.