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Instant Pot Bacon

Cooking bacon in the Instant Pot is quick, easy, and mess-free! Bacon, tongs, and an Instant Pot is all you'll need to achieve perfectly crispy bacon in just 5 minutes.
Cook Time5 mins
Total Time5 mins
Course: Side Dish
Cuisine: American
Keyword: instant pot recipe, less mess, less than 5 minutes
Servings: 3 servings
Calories: 75kcal
Author: Cheryl Malik


  • Instant Pot


  • 6 slices bacon cut in half


  • Place bacon in a single layer at the bottom of Instant Pot.
  • Set to sauté for 5 minutes and cook, flipping frequently, until you’ve achieved your desired crispness.
    instant pot bacon step 2


  • Flip the bacon about every minute to ensure even cooking and crispness!
Recipe yields 12 half slices of bacon, or 3 servings. Actual number of servings will depend on your preferred portion sizes.
Nutritional values shown are general guidelines and reflect information for 4 half slices or 2 whole slices of bacon. Actual macros may vary slightly depending on specific brands and types of ingredients used.
To determine the weight of one serving, prepare the recipe as instructed. Weigh the finished recipe, then divide the weight of the finished recipe (not including the weight of the container the food is in) by 3. Result will be the weight of one serving.


Serving: 1serving | Calories: 75kcal | Carbohydrates: 1g | Protein: 5g | Fat: 6g | Saturated Fat: 2g | Polyunsaturated Fat: 1g | Monounsaturated Fat: 3g | Trans Fat: 1g | Cholesterol: 16mg | Sodium: 275mg | Potassium: 81mg | Vitamin A: 6IU | Calcium: 2mg | Iron: 1mg | Net Carbs: 1g