How to cook Brown Rice in an Instant Pot

September 22, 2018

Even though the Instant Pot has a “Rice” function, it is not suitable for brown rice as it cooks at a lower temperature setting. I use these timings above and the normal high pressure setting to cook perfect Brown Rice every time.

  • 8 servings
  • 10 mins
  • 26 mins
  • 36 mins
  • Ingredients



    1. Combine the water, rice, salt, and butter in the instant pot.
    2. Set to pressure cook on high pressure for 26 minutes.
    3. When it is done, let the pressure cooker come to a natural release.

      Written by Will Chiong who lives and works in New York building useful things.