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Instant Pot Meal Prep Shredded Chicken

Instant Pot Shredded Chicken is a basic ingredient to prepare, but then have to use all week long in soups, salads, sandwiches, or wraps, all week long for quick and easy lunch and dinner meals
Course Meal Prep Lunch
Cuisine American
Keyword Instant Pot Chicken, meal prep chicken, Shredded Chicken
Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 12 minutes
Servings 6 cups
Calories 40kcal
Author Steph


  • 6 Quart Instant Pot


  • 2 lbs skinless boneless chicken breast
  • ½ cup water or broth of choice
  • salt & pepper to taste


  • Pour water or broth into Instant Pot liner.
  • Add chicken and sprinkle with salt and pepper.
  • Seal the lid and set to 12 minutes pressure time (high pressure).
  • Quick release the pressure.
  • Use 2 forks to shred the chicken.
  • Store cooled chicken in air tight containers for a maximum of 4 days, or freeze for up to 3 months.


Nutrition information is only an estimate.


Serving: 1oz | Calories: 40kcal | Protein: 7g | Fat: 1g