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instant pot turkey breast roast
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5 from 2 votes

Instant pot turkey breast

Instant pot whole turkey breast recipe that is juicy, tender and delicious. Make it for Thanksgiving, Christmas or for any weekend family dinner. Keto and weight watchers friendly.
Prep Time5 mins
Cook Time40 mins
Course: Main Course
Cuisine: American
Keyword: instant pot turkey, instant pot turkey breast, pressure cooker turkey
Servings: 6 servings
Calories: 156kcal


  • Pressure cooker


  • 1 turkey breast
  • 1 cup chicken broth
  • 1 cup celery
  • 1 cup carrots
  • 1 onion
  • 2 rosemary sprigs
  • salt and pepper to taste


  • Pour chicken broth in to the pot. Add carrots, onions, celery. Place a trivet on top. Put turkey breast in to the trivet. Add salt and pepper
  • Set Instant Pot on Manual for 6 minutes per pound. My turkey breast was 6.5 lb so i set it on 39 minutes. Quick release.
  • Remove the turkey. Drippings could be used as a gravy base.


If using a frozen turkey breast, the cooking time will be 10 minutes per pound
For weight watchers points (skinless turkey breast, about 6lb):
myWW green plan 8 points, blue plan 0 points, purple 0 points ( all calculations are done by adding ingredients to Weight watchers app calculator). Points are per serving.


Calories: 156kcal | Carbohydrates: 5g | Protein: 29g | Fat: 2g | Saturated Fat: 1g | Cholesterol: 70mg | Sodium: 309mg | Potassium: 487mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 2g | Vitamin A: 3666IU | Vitamin C: 3mg | Calcium: 36mg | Iron: 1mg