Instant Pot will take about 5-10. How to Shred Instant Pot Shredded Chicken The first way to shred chicken is to use two forks and pull the meat apart.
Add 1 tablespoon of olive oil or use non-stick cooking.
Instantpot shredded chicken. Start by searing the chicken in the instant pot optional. Turn the Instant Pot off and shred the chicken in the pot or move it to a bowl and shred using two forks or a handstand mixer. Add water and trivet to Instant Pot and place chicken breasts on top.
Press the pressure cook button and select the high setting then set to cook for 8 minutes. The chicken should be really tender and pull apart easily. If you want a little moisture in the mixture add the sauce from the Instant Pot into the mixing bowl.
Pour the broth in the Instant Pots cooking pot and place. To do this turn the Saute function on the Instant Pot and set it for 10 minutes. How To Make Shredded Chicken in the Instant Pot Stir together the seasonings in a small bowl and season the chicken on both sides.
Use the shredded chicken for your favorite recipes or put it in a storage container and freeze for future use.