Best Instant Pot Chili Recipes

The varieties of chili are nearly endless – different meats, beanless or with different beans, and all sorts of flavor combinations. The Instant Pot makes preparing any of these varieties of chili super easy and quick. We’ve compiled this list of great Instant Pot chili recipes to inspire your inner chef and feed a hungry crowd, all at the same time!

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Best Instant Pot Chili Recipes


Instant Pot Black Bean and Barbacoa Beef Chili

Barbacoa Black Bean Chili
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Our own Instant Pot Black Bean and Barbacoa Beef Chili combines smoky Mexican barbacoa flavored with chipotles in adobo sauce and rich black beans.

Smoky Chipotle Turkey and Sweet Potato Chili

Chipotle Turkey Sweet Potato Chili
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This uber easy and crazy flavorful smoky chipotle turkey and sweet potato chili recipe has both pressure cooker and stove top instructions! – Jenn Laughlin

Instant Pot Creamy White Chicken Chili

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This Instant Pot creamy white chicken chili recipe is quick, incredibly flavorful, warming, and delicious. Ready in about half an hour! – Natasha Bull

Instant Pot Vegetarian Quinoa Chili

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This Instant Pot Vegetarian Quinoa Chili is a comfort food classic with a healthy plant-based twist! Each tasty bowl is plant-based + gluten-free and can easily be made dairy-free + vegan since you choose the toppings! – Jenn Laughlin

Instant Pot Pumpkin Chicken Chili

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A hearty and healthy meal made easy in the Instant Pot! The Instant Pot Pumpkin Chicken Chili gives a nutritional boost and is a great way to sneak more veggies into your diet. This simple and flavourful meal will warm you up on a chilly day! – Vanessa Kara Russell

Instant Pot White Bean Chicken Chili

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Featuring an assortment of fresh vegetables with hearty white beans, this Instant Pot White Bean Chicken Chili recipe is simple and delicious. A quick and filling meal to warm you up during the winter. – Marie Mark

Instant Pot Quinoa Sweet Potato Chili

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An amazing Instant Pot Quinoa Sweet Potato Chili recipe with balanced flavors of sweet, savory, and spicy. This is a great unique chili recipe to add to your weeknight dinner plans.This Instant Pot Chili can be made ahead, made vegetarian, or you can add meat! – Susie Weinrich

Easy Instant Pot Cincinnati Style Chili 

Instant Pot Cincinnati Style Chili
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This rich and hearty Instant Pot chili recipe is perfect for cold winter days or anytime you are craving classic comfort food. Cincinnati style chili cooks easily in the pressure cooker for a one pot dinner that will be ready to enjoy in about 45 minutes. – Anne Jolly

White Chicken Chili

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Creamy White Chicken Chile Recipe, a hot flavorful soup perfect with garlic toasted baguette to dip. – Rebecca Johnston

Instant Pot Chili Verde

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Instant Pot Chili Verde is the easiest green chili recipe made using everyday pantry staples! The melt in your mouth pork and savory sauce will blow your mind! – Nicole Smith

Hearty Instant Pot Venison Chili 

Hearty Venison Chili
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This Hearty Venison Chili is a comforting, filling, gluten free chilli that will warm you up from the inside out. Made with venison, it’s lower in fat than traditional beef chilli. It is suitable for gluten-free diets. – Mabintu Mustapha

Quick White Bean & Turkey Chili

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This Instant Pot chili made with white beans and turkey is easy to make and so delicious! – Stacie Vaughan

Instant Pot Chili Mac

Instant Pot Chili Mac
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This Instant Pot Chili Mac makes the perfect hearty comfort food meal for any day of the week. It is a one pot dish that is easily made in under 30 minutes. The delicious combination of pasta, chili, beans, and cheese will have you going back for seconds. You will want to cook this recipe again and again. – Katie Roley-Crenshaw

Instant Pot White Chicken Chili with Salsa Verde

White Bean Salsa Verde Chili
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A lively and flavorful dish that will make your guests beg for the recipe. This Instant Pot White Chicken Chili recipe is a do-over from one of the most popular recipes on Platter Talk.  – Dan Zehr

Instant Pot Chipotle Chicken Chili

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This Instant Pot Chipotle Chicken Chili is so delicious and easy to make. It’s packed with bacon, beans, chicken, and plenty of smoky chipotle flavor that tastes warm and comforting on a cold day! – Ashlyn Alford Edwards

Instant Pot Vegan Acorn Squash Chili

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This super easy, healthy and delicious vegetarian chili recipe is packed with acorn squash, pinto beans and the perfect blend of spices for a most hearty and comforting autumn-inspired Instant Pot pressure cooker dish! – Kristen Wood

Chipotle Instant Pot Turkey Chili (Whole30, Paleo)

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Cozy up to a bowl of this amazing and easy Chipotle Instant Pot Turkey Chili! This recipe contains no beans for a Whole30 compliant and/or healthy paleo meal. – Sarah Cook

Turkey Chipotle Chili

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Warming healthy Turkey Chipotle Chili is a wholesome meal that is perfect for chilly days, comfort food, or game day! Make this Turkey Chili on the stove top or with the Instant Pot. – Samantha Dawn

Vegan Instant Pot Recipe: 4 Bean Chili

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This easy Instant Pot 4 Bean Chili is simple to assemble and quick pressure cooking creates bold flavors with a creamy texture to the broth. Naturally vegan, it makes a great protein-packed meatfree entree or can be loaded with toppings like grated cheese, sour cream, cilantro and avocado slices. – Toni Dash

Instant Pot Pumpkin Chili

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Instant Pot Pumpkin Chili is so easy to make and packed with fall flavors from pumpkin pie spices and apple cider! This recipe uses a whole can of pumpkin and is slightly sweet, slightly spicy, and tastes smooth and velvety. – Elizabeth Lindemann

Chicken Chorizo Chili

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Chicken Chorizo Chili makes one of the best chorizo chili recipes with tender chunks of chicken, a chorizo red sauce, beans and secret ingredient spices. – Melissa Deuberry Erdelac 

Instant Pot Turkey Chili

This Instant Pot Turkey Chili is just the stuff to warm you up this winter season. Packed with spicy Andouille sausage, chunks of juicy turkey, corn, green chilies and Fritos, this easy turkey chili is the perfect way to use up that leftover turkey! – Danielle Wolter

Instant Pot Turkey Chili

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Instant Pot Turkey Chili is a protein packed, healthy chili. This cooks quickly in the pressure cooker and is great for game day or family meals. It also freezes nicely for later! – Julia Boebel-Jolliff

Instant Pot Pork Chili

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Instant Pot Pork Chili is a warm, comforting chili that uses ground pork, warm spices, black beans, corn and fire roasted tomatoes to create a flavor packed meal. This chili cooks in a pressure cooker in no time but there are also options for the slow cooker and the stove. – Julia Boebel-Jolliff

Instant Pot Spicy Vegan Chili

vegan Chili
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Instant Pot Spicy Vegan Chili is hearty, flavourful and comes together in less than an hour. It’s loaded with vegetarian taco meat, as well as black beans and peppers, so you get a dose of fibre with a spicy kick! – Leanne Combden

Instant Pot Chipotle Turkey Chili With Apples

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This Instant Pot turkey chili with apples and chipotle is a must-have easy fall meal! It’s warm and comforting with spicy chipotle and a hint of sweetness, and only takes about 30 minutes to make! – Kaleigh McMordie

Keto Instant Pot Chili

Instant Pot Keto Chili
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Low-Carb Keto Instant Pot Chili recipe is the BEST! It’s simple, and easy, and thanks to the Instapot it’s fast! This Paleo and Whole 30 spicy chili is made with cubed beef and pork, and Rotel tomatoes. – Allyson Letal

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