Instant pot corn on the cob is a delicious and easy side dish. Ready in just 2 minutes and always a hit, this recipe is also budget friendly.
Instant pot corn on the cob
Corn on the Cob is so delicious and the instant pot makes this side dish so quick and easy. We love corn on the cob and enjoy it lots of different ways.
The corn is tender and delicious and SO fast! It is great for busy weeknights or when the weather isn’t good for grilling corn. You will love making corn this way.
What you need for pressure cooker corn on the cob:
- Corn, husked and cleaned
- cold water
- Salt and pepper
How do you steam corn on the cob in the instant pot:
Clean corn and remove silks. Pour water into Instant Pot.
Place trivet into the pot. Next, add corn to pot.
Close lid and set to High Pressure for 2 minutes.
When finished cooking, immediately release the pressure.
Open lid carefully and remove corn.
Serve immediately with your favorite toppings
Additional topping ideas – Parmesan cheese, Mexican toppings – cheese, cream, limes. Mexican Corn on the Cob is amazing.
Or just keep it simple and use butter salt and pepper. It is so delicious!
We have several cute corn on the cob dishes and holders. It makes it so easy for the kids to eat it. Plus, they are so cute!
Did you know they even have butter spreaders just for corn? These are so handy if you like to add more butter after the corn has cooked.
Even the kids can easily spread the butter without getting it everywhere. I love my butter spreader!
Can you overcook corn on the cob?
Yes, you can! Corn on the cob will become very tough and hard if overcooked. It does not take long to cook corn so just be mindful of it and set a timer.
What to serve with instant pot corn on the cob?
The possibilities are endless to serve with corn on the cob. We love some of these easy instant pot recipes:
- Instant Pot BBQ Chicken Drumsticks Recipe
- Easy Instant Pot Steak and Potatoes
- Instant Pot BBQ Beef Brisket
- Easy Instant Pot BBQ Pork Chops Recipe
- Instant Pot Pork Chops Dinner
Save money and freeze corn!
Buy corn in season and freeze it. You can enjoy delicious instant pot corn on the cob all year round for very little.
Learn how to freeze corn on the cob and enjoy it year round at a great price. I love to stock up when I see a sale.
By cooking like this, it really helps me to save money on groceries.
It is a huge help to our budget. I cut our grocery bill by 50% off by following these 8 Tips for for Saving Money on Groceries by Menu Planning!
We all get to enjoy delicious sweet corn all year thanks to stocking up and freezing. Yum!
It does not take long at all to freeze and you reap the benefits for months. Give it a try!
Make sure you have a pressure cooker to make instant pot corn on the cob recipe.
I am using an 8 quart Instant pot but you can use a 6 quart if you prefer. I use my instant pot all the time and it’s become one of my favorite kitchen appliances.
In the past, I would get busy and forget to take something out of the freezer. Now that I have the instant pot, dinner can be ready fast.
It only takes a short amount of time to cook using the pressure cooker but it taste like it was slow cooked all day. You can find the Instant pot on sale here.
It’s such a great kitchen gadget to invest in. The instant pot has truly changed meals around here.
I am not exaggerating when I say it truly has changed meal time around here. We love ours and it makes dinner so easy because the recipes are very fast.
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.
Print this corn on the cob in instant pot recipe below:
Instant Pot Corn on the Cob
- 6 Corns husked and cleaned
- 1 cup cold water
- Clean corn and remove silks
- Pour water into Instant Pot
- Place trivet into pot
- Add corn to pot
- Close lid and set to High Pressure for 2 minutes
- When done cooking, immediately release the pressure.
- Open lid carefully and remove corn
- Serve immediately with your favorite toppings
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Try these other easy corn recipes:
- How to grill corn on the cob
- Boiling corn on the cob
- Mexican Corn on the Cob – Easy Mexican Street Corn
- How to freeze corn on the cob
- Parmesan Grilled Corn on the Cob