taco chicken pasta in instant pot

a recipe by
Jennifer Petrouske
Nashville, TN

This instant pot is a game changer, ready in just minutes, and will satisfy the entire family. You can change up the spices for many varieties.

serves 4
prep time 5 Min
cook time 15 Min
method Pressure Cooker/Instant Pot

Ingredients For taco chicken pasta in instant pot

  • 1 Tbsp
    olive oil
  • 2
    chicken breast halves, skinless and boneless
  • 1
    taco seasoning packet
  • 1 lb
    rigatoni pasta, uncooked
  • 3/4 c
    fresh pico or salsa
  • 4 c
    chicken broth
  • 4 oz
    cream cheese

How To Make taco chicken pasta in instant pot

  • cut chicken with taco seasoning
    Add olive oil to instant pot, and turn on Saute.
  • cup of pico
    Add chicken that has been cut into medium pieces, seasoned with taco packet. Saute for 2 minutes, then add 3/4 cup of Pico or salsa.
  • chicken, olive oil and pico in instant pot
    Add dry pasta, and 3 cups of chicken broth, and stir well.
  • Rigatoni in instant pot
    pinch Cream cheese on top and stir well again.
  • chicken, pasta and seasonings in instant pot.
    Pressure cook on high for 15 minutes, then Instant Release. Stir, and add salt and pepper if needed and enjoy!