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Instant Pot Brown Rice

Instant Pot brown rice is the easiest way to make brown rice, and know that it will come out perfect every time.

How to cook brown rice in an Instant Pot

It is so easy to make brown rice in an Instant Pot. Cooking brown rice on the stove-top can be difficult and result in gummy rice that sticks together.

But since I have started making brown rice in my Instant Pot it has been perfect every time, and couldn’t be easier!

Instant Pot Brown Rice in a white bowl
Yield: 4 Servings

Instant Pot Brown Rice

Prep Time: 1 minute
Cook Time: 22 minutes
Pressure release: 10 minutes
Total Time: 33 minutes

How to cook brown rice in an Instant Pot.


  • 2 cups brown rice
  • 2.5 cups water


  1. Add 2 cups brown rice and 2.5 cups water to the Instant Pot inner pot. Ensure that no grains remain stuck to the edge of the pot.
  2. Close and lock the lid of the Instant Pot.
  3. Set Instant Pot to pressure cook for 22 minutes,by pressing 'pressure cook', and selecting 22 minutes with the '-' button.
  4. When the time is up, allow the Instant Pot to depressurize naturally for 10 minutes (with "Keep Warm" function), then open the Instant Pot by pressing "Cancel" and turning the steam release knob to the venting position.

Nutrition Information:



Amount Per Serving: Calories: 343Total Fat: 2gUnsaturated Fat: 0gSodium: 11mgCarbohydrates: 72gFiber: 3gProtein: 7g

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