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Quick and Easy Pressure Cooker Ribs

Ribs made in your Instant Pot or Pressure Cooker are fall off the bone delicious and make a weekend meal into a weeknight meal.  On the table in 45 minutes!


  • 2 Baby Back Ribs
  • 1 Cup BBQ Sauce
  • 1/3 Cup Dry Rub


  • Remove the silver skin from your ribs.  It's a little gross but makes them turn out falling off the bone! 
    Pressure Cooker Ribs
  • Rub ribs with your dry rub of choice.
  • Put them in the instant pot standing up.  You can cut them to fit. 
    Pressure cooker ribs
  • Add 1/2 cup of water to the bottom of your cooker. 
  • Put the lid on your pressure cooker and turn it on to manual pressure.  Set the time for 35 minutes. 
    Pressure Cooker Ribs
  • Once the cooker is finished, carefully release the pressure. 
  • Take the ribs out and put them on a sheet pan. Brush your favorite sauce on them.
    Pressure Cooker Ribs
  • Cook them in a 350-degree oven for 10 minutes to make the sauce sticky.    You can also put them in a smoker at 225 for 15 minutes to infuse the smokey flavor and make the sauce sticky.
    Pressure Cooker ribs
  • Serve them with your favorite side dishes and ENJOY!