Enjoy fajitas any day of the week when you make this Instant Pot Chicken Fajitas Recipe in just minutes. Tons of tender chicken, flavorful veggies and more make dinner amazing.

Enjoy fajitas any day of the week when you make Instant Pot Chicken Fajitas Recipe in minutes. Tender chicken, veggies and more make dinner amazing.

Instant Pot Chicken Fajitas Recipe

Mexican Monday just got a lot easier! If you love fajitas, this recipe is sure to be a hit. Plus, thanks to the pressure cooker, it is so quick to make.

You can literally get dinner on the table in hardly no time at all. In just 20 minutes, you can have dinner ready to go for your family.

I don’t know about you but I can’t even get my kids in the car and to a restaurant in that amount of time! This recipe will save you money and time while being so delicious.

Enjoy fajitas any day of the week when you make Instant Pot Chicken Fajitas Recipe in minutes. Tender chicken, veggies and more make dinner amazing.

You will need a pressure cooker to make this Instant Pot recipe.

I am using an 8 quart Instant pot but you can use a 6 quart. I personally have an Instant Pot and so far I am loving it.

You can find the Instant pot on sale here.  It’s really changed dinner time around here.

If you have been putting off trying an instant pot, I highly recommend going ahead and biting the bullet. I love using the pressure cooker when I don’t have much time.

It is perfect for frozen food or meals that normally take a while. You can toss everything in and have dinner ready in no time at all.

Those days when you forget to take something out of the freezer or wait until the last minute for dinner, the instant pot is your saving grace.

I am not exaggerating when I say it truly has changed meal time around here. We love ours!

Enjoy fajitas any day of the week when you make Instant Pot Chicken Fajitas Recipe in minutes. Tender chicken, veggies and more make dinner amazing.

You can also these Instant Pot Accessories to make pressure cooking a breeze. We just love to pressure cook and  I am certain you will too.

Dinner time is much easier and less complicated now that I have the pressure cooker. If you are hesitant or on the fence, don’t be. You will love it!

Now you will need an electric pressure cooker for this recipe. I personally have an Instant Pot and so far I am loving it.  You can find the Instant pot on sale here.

I seriously do love it. However, there are other great electric pressure cookers that will work great for this recipe too. You can find them all on sale here. 

No worries if you do not have a pressure cooker yet. Try our Crock Pot Chicken Fajitas.

Enjoy fajitas any day of the week when you make Instant Pot Chicken Fajitas Recipe in minutes. Tender chicken, veggies and more make dinner amazing.

What do you need to make Instant pot chicken fajitas?

  • boneless skinless chicken breasts
  • salsa (we used picante)
  • chicken broth
  • taco seasoning (we make homemade taco seasoning)
  • bell peppers
  • flour tortillas
Enjoy fajitas any day of the week when you make Instant Pot Chicken Fajitas Recipe in minutes. Tender chicken, veggies and more make dinner amazing.

How to cook chicken fajitas in instant pot:

If you can throw a few ingredients in the pressure cooker, you can make this meal for dinner! Just put everything in the instant pot except for the bell peppers.

After 20 minutes, do a quick release and stir everything together. It will smell amazing!

Now it is time to add those green peppers and cook for a few more minutes.

Keep reading for the full recipe.

Enjoy fajitas any day of the week when you make Instant Pot Chicken Fajitas Recipe in minutes. Tender chicken, veggies and more make dinner amazing.

Serve chicken fajitas instant pot recipe in flour tortillas.

Take all of that yummy chicken and veggie mixture and spoon into flour tortillas. Yum! Your family will go crazy over this easy meal.

You can try making the Best Flour Tortilla Recipe  if you have a few extra minutes.  Corn tortillas would also be yummy.

Enjoy fajitas any day of the week when you make Instant Pot Chicken Fajitas Recipe in minutes. Tender chicken, veggies and more make dinner amazing.

We also love to make an instant pot chicken fajita bowl.

Another option for this chicken is to make a chicken fajita bowl or taco salads! You can make these easy homemade taco bowls and have delicious taco salads that are so flavorful with this chicken.

Enjoy fajitas any day of the week when you make Instant Pot Chicken Fajitas Recipe in minutes. Tender chicken, veggies and more make dinner amazing.

Another tasty idea to try is instant pot chicken fajitas with rice.

The chicken and bell peppers are delicious served over rice. Make it even quicker and learn how to freeze rice and you can make this meal even simpler.

I love to grab the rice from the freezer in the morning and when we come home it is all ready to reheat and serve with this this chicken.

We do this for lots of meals and it helps put together a quick meal. If you are not freezing rice, you should be. ?

If you are eating low carb, just skip the rice and you have a really simple but delicious meal you can enjoy as well. It is so nice having recipes that are easy to make work for the entire family.

Enjoy fajitas any day of the week when you make Instant Pot Chicken Fajitas Recipe in minutes. Tender chicken, veggies and more make dinner amazing.

Add your favorite toppings to chicken fajitas in instant pot:

So many tasty choices! Our family loves toppings so this is a favorite around here. Enjoy!

Enjoy fajitas any day of the week when you make Instant Pot Chicken Fajitas Recipe in minutes. Tender chicken, veggies and more make dinner amazing.

What can you serve with instant pot chicken fajitas healthy recipe:

Everyone will love Instant pot fajita veggies recipe!

However you decide to enjoy this instant pot chicken fajitas with salsa, it is a meal sure to be a hit with the entire family. We don’t have time to make a bunch of different meals to suit everyone and this can easily work with low carb or not.

It is great for everyone and one of my favorite recipes to fix for the family. The kids gobble it up and ask for me to make it all the time.

Enjoy fajitas any day of the week when you make Instant Pot Chicken Fajitas Recipe in minutes. Tender chicken, veggies and more make dinner amazing.

No complicated ingredients or time consuming recipes here. We are all for keeping it simple. Enjoy over rice, on tortillas or enjoy all on its own for an amazing meal.

You can make instant pot chicken fajitas using frozen chicken and it is still amazing. Pressure cooking is perfect for when you forget to take something out of the freezer.

Enjoy fajitas any day of the week when you make Instant Pot Chicken Fajitas Recipe in minutes. Tender chicken, veggies and more make dinner amazing.

Print this instant pot chicken fajitas recipe below:

Instant Pot Chicken Fajitas Recipe

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Enjoy fajitas any day of the week when you make Instant Pot Chicken Fajitas Recipe in minutes. Tender chicken, veggies and more make dinner amazing.
Prep Time 5 mins
Cook Time 22 mins
Total Time 27 mins
Servings 6
Cuisine Mexican
Course Main Course
Calories 277
Author Eating on a Dime

Ingredients

  • 3 boneless skinless chicken breasts sliced
  • 1 cup salsa (we used picante)
  • 1 cup chicken broth
  • 1 Tablespoon taco seasoning (we make homemade taco seasoning)
  • 2-3 bell peppers sliced
  • 12 flour tortillas

Instructions

  • Place the chicken, salsa, taco seasoning, and broth in the instant pot.
  • Add the lid – set the valve to sealing.
  • Set the pressure (high pressure for 20 minutes).
  • Do a quick release to release the pressure. Stir to combine.
  • Add in the peppers. Add the lid back on and set the pressure for 2 minutes.
  • Do quick release again to remove the pressure.
  • Stir to combine.
  • Serve on flour tortillas with your favorite toppings.

Nutrition Facts

Calories 277kcal, Carbohydrates 37g, Protein 19g, Fat 6g, Saturated Fat 1g, Cholesterol 36mg, Sodium 830mg, Potassium 542mg, Fiber 3g, Sugar 6g, Vitamin A 1505IU, Vitamin C 52.3mg, Calcium 82mg, Iron 2.6mg

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  1. Did you use frozen chicken breasts? I feel like 20 minutes is a long time for just three chicken breasts if they are not frozen?

  2. Generally, I throw mine in frozen but either will work great. You can reduce the cooking time based on how your appliance cooks if needed. Thank you!