Delight your family with a savory recipe like this instant pot whole chicken and gravy.   It’s extremely easy while leaving you feeling like a pro in the kitchen. A juicy, whole chicken, cooked to perfection, with a side of gravy to top it off.

Tips for the Perfect Instant Pot Whole Chicken

Stuff the chicken more – If desired, you can always add more stuff to the inside of the chicken. Carrots, onions, fresh herbs, etc.

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1. Pat the chicken with paper towels all over so it is dry, gently separate the skin from the breast meat by sliding your hand under the skin from the bottom of the breast, set aside.

Can You Cook a Whole Frozen Chicken in the Instant Pot?

You can definitely cook a whole frozen chicken in the instant pot. However, there are a couple of things you’ll want to adjust before doing so.