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Instant Pot Hard Boiled Eggs

Quick and easy to peel hard boiled eggs in the Instant Pot.
Prep Time10 mins
Cook Time5 mins
Total Time15 mins


  • 12 Large Eggs
  • 1 cup Water
  • Ice


  • Place trivet into Instant Pot and pour in 1 cup of water.
  • Place eggs on trivet. Feel free to layer your eggs on top of one another. 
  • Close lid and set the Instant Pot for 5 minutes on manual at HIGH pressure.
  • Allow pressure to release naturally for 5 minutes. Then quick release pressure, very carefully.
  • Take eggs out of the Instant Pot and place into an ice bath for approximately 5 minutes.
  • Remove from ice bath and your eggs are ready to peel.


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.