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Instant Pot Rice Recipe: Cheesy Broccoli Rice

Yes, you can make rice in a hurry in your Instant Pot! Here’s a simple way to make an Instant Pot rice recipe! It is a cheesy broccoli rice that is so delicious. It’s a simple side dish that you pair with just about anything!

Instant Pot Rice Recipe

To get started, you need white rice, a cup of chicken broth, milk, salt garlic powder, pepper, paprika, butter, broccoli florets, and Monterrey jack cheese.

Start cooking this side dish by adding rice to bowl of Instant Pot. Top with chicken broth and milk.

Season with salt, garlic powder, pepper, and paprika.

Add butter and frozen broccoli. Stir to combine. Place the lid on the Instant Pot and seal the vent. Set to cook on high pressure for 10 minutes.

When the cook time is up, do a natural release for 10 minutes, then manually release the remaining pressure.

Remove the lid from the pot and add the cheese. Stir to combine.

Yield: 6

Instant Pot Rice: Cheesy Broccoli Rice

Instant Pot Rice: Cheesy Broccoli Rice

Try this easy side dish recipe! Cook it in your Instant Pot and get ready to EAT!

Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 10 minutes
Total Time 15 minutes

Ingredients

  • 2 cups long grain white rice
  • 1 cup chicken broth
  • 1 cup milk
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1 teaspoon garlic powder
  • ½ teaspoon pepper
  • ½ teaspoon paprika
  • 2 tablespoons butter
  • 1 12-ounce package frozen broccoli florets
  • 2 cups shredded Monterrey jack cheese

Instructions

  1. Add rice to bowl of Instant Pot. Top with chicken broth and milk.
  2. Season with salt, garlic powder, pepper, and paprika.
  3. Add butter and frozen broccoli. Stir to combine.
  4. Place the lid on the Instant Pot and seal the vent. Set to cook on high pressure for 10 minutes.
  5. When the cook time is up, do a natural release for 10 minutes, then manually release the remaining pressure.
  6. Remove the lid from the pot and add the cheese. Stir to combine.

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Nutrition Information

Yield

6

Serving Size

1

Amount Per Serving Calories 313Total Fat 19gSaturated Fat 11gTrans Fat 1gUnsaturated Fat 6gCholesterol 55mgSodium 849mgCarbohydrates 23gFiber 2gSugar 1gProtein 14g

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