Instant Pot Sesame Chicken

This Instant Pot Sesame Chicken recipe is better than any of the takeout version. Quick and easy to make, plus you know exactly what’s in it. A perfect weeknight dinner that your whole family is sure to love!

This Honey Sesame Chicken recipe, also known as Chinese Sesame Seed Chicken is a tasty, full of flavor dish found in Chinese Restaurant all over America.


It’s got the perfect balance of sweetness from the honey and nutty flavoring and aromatics from the sesame oil and seeds.


Skinless chicken thighs Tamari soy sauce Honey Water Sesame oil Ketchup Sesame seeds

Step 1

Add the chicken through to the minced ginger from the ingredients list into the Instant Pot insert.

Step 2

Mix everything, close lid, seal, pressure cook on high pressure/manual for 4 mins.

Step 3

When done perform a Quick Pressure Release and open lid.