Instant Pot Rojo Fiesta Chicken [Pressure Cooker]

Instant Pot Rojo Fiesta Chicken

Instant Pot Rojo Fiesta Chicken


  • 2 pounds Chicken Breasts Boneless/Skinless (boneless/skinless)
  • 1 cup Barbecue Sauce regular or sugar free
  • 1 cup Diced Tomatoes (or fresh)
  • 1 Tablespoon Fresh Garlic minced
  • 2 oz Fire Roasted Green Chiles diced
  • 1 cup Yellow/Brown Onion diced
  • 3/4 teaspoon True Lime Garlic Cilantro
  • OR
  • 1 Tablespoon Fresh Lime Juice + Fresh Cilantro (for garnish)
  • 2 teaspoons Kosher Salt or to taste
  • 2 teaspoons Sambal Oelek Ground Chili Paste (or other hot sauce)
  • 1 Tablespoon Lemon Juice


  • Place chicken into cooking pot.
  • In a bowl, mix together barbecue sauce and all Fiesta ingredients.  Pour over chicken.
  • Lock on lid and close pressure value.  Cook at high pressure for 3 minutes. When beep sounds, wait 10 minutes and then carefully release the rest of the pressure.
  • Remove chicken to serving dish and select the Sauté/Browning button and simmer about 5 minutes to thicken sauce, if desired. Pour sauce over chicken and serve.