Instant Pot Small Potatoes
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These Instant Pot small potatoes are amazing! So perfectly cooked and tender, they are a perfect summer side dish! This is the easiest method of cooking baby potatoes, period!
Recipe type: Side Dish, Instant Pot
Cuisine: American
Serves: 4 servings
  • 1 cup water
  • 2 lbs small potatoes
  • 4 tbsp butter, cut into pieces (optional)
  • ½ bunch dill or parsley, finely chopped (optional)
  • Salt and pepper to taste
  1. Put water and small potatoes in the Instant Pot. Close the lid and turn the valve to a Sealing position.
  2. Press the "Pressure Cook" or "Manual" button and set the time to 8 minutes on High pressure. When it's done cooking, quick release (QR) the steam.
  3. Add butter, dill and salt and pepper to taste.
You can use any amount of small potatoes, the cooking time remains the same and quantity of water stays at 1 cup.
Recipe by Melanie Cooks at