Instant pot steak recipe that is easy, quick, juicy and absolutely delicious. This pressure cooker steak recipe is so good you'll never make steak any other way. Let me show you how to make the best instant pot steak recipe.
Course: Dinner, Main Course, meat
Cuisine: American, British
Keyword: instant pot steak, instant pot steak recipe, pressure cooker steak
Instant pot pressure cooker
2clovesGarlicminced or ½ teaspoon garlic granules
1cupBeef brothor water
1tablespoonCornflour/ Cornstarchmix with water to form cornflour slurry
Mix garlic and butter then set aside.
Pat steak dry with kitchen towel, rub with salt, parsley, oregano and black pepper.
Set instant pot to saute function then add half of the garlic butter mix in the inner pot of the instant pot.
Add in steak and sear the side for 2 minutes without moving it then turn and sear the other side for another 2 minutes before transfering to a plate .If you want steak rare sear for 3 minutes on each side, leave to rest before serving. For medium, and welldone move to step 5.
Add 1 cup beef broth in the inner pot of the IP, add chopped onions and garlic. Scrape inner pot to deglaze.
Place trivet in the inner pot of the instant pot and put seared steak on trivet.
Cover instant pot with it's lid and put vent in sealing position. Set instant pot to pressure cook high for 5 minutes and do a 5 minutes natural release.For medium done, do a quick release
Once instant pot is depressurised, open the instant pot and take out steak.
Immediately add the remaining garlic butter mix on top. Leave to rest for 5 minutes then enjoy with sides of choice.
How to Make Gravy
After taking out the steak from the instant pot, Sieve the content of the instant pot and add the liquid back into the pot.
Set instant pot to saute mode.
Pour cornflour slurry in the pot. Stir till gravy thickens then take off heat.
Serve gravy with steak.
Important notes in the post. If you haven't read the post before jumping to recipe, do go back and read so you don’t miss out the details.Remember to deglaze the instant pot after searing so as to avoid burn error when pressure cooking.Leave Steak to rest for atleast 5 minutes before cutting into it.Top steak with garlic butter mix as soon as you take steak out of instant pot so it melts into the steak and collect with the juice.Have an air fryer? Check out my air fryer steak recipe.