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Instant Pot Salmon

Instant Pot Salmon

This Instant Pot salmon dish is ready in just 10 minutes, including prep time, and provides you with a flavorful salmon dish when serving dinner for two (or four).
Prep Time 5 mins
Cook Time 4 mins
Course Main Course
Cuisine Seafood
Servings 4 people


  • 2 salmon fillets
  • 1 cup water
  • Juice from 1 lemon about ½ cup
  • Lemon slices
  • 4-5 sprigs of fresh dill
  • Salt and Pepper to taste


  • Pour water and lemon juice into instant pot
  • Add lemon slices and dill
  • Add metal trivet into pot
  • Add 1 fillet, cut to fit if needed
  • Add lemon slices on top of salmon
  • Sprinkle of salt and pepper
  • Secure the Instant Pot lid and turn the pressure release value to seal
  • Use the manual setting to high pressure cook for 4 minutes, add 1 minute if your fillet is thick or frozen
  • When Instant Pot is done cooking, release pressure value to vent and release the pressure
  • Serve salmon immediately
  • Store leftovers in refrigerator
Keyword Instant Pot Salmon