Deviled Eggs in the Instant Pot – Quick and Easy

Make these deviled eggs quickly in the Instant Pot, great for appetizers, snacks or lunch with a salad.
Deviled Eggs in the Instant Pot - Quick and Easy

Deviled Eggs in the Instant Pot
Deviled eggs are a treat in our house, and making them perfectly in the Instant Pot is so quick and easy, it will amaze you.

Usually, when I buy eggs, I only buy a dozen because there are only two of us and I don’t want them to go bad before we have a chance to eat them. We have a produce truck that comes to our neighborhood and he has milk, eggs, fruits, and vegetables on his truck. Our grocery store is almost a mile away, so we are very happy the vegetable man comes round with his goods.  I bought 18 eggs because he only had the tray of 18. What do you do with 18 eggs?  Why you make Deviled Eggs, of course.

How to Make Pretty Eggs

To keep eggs from overcooking and turning green, I boil them for 2 minutes then let them sit in the hot water for 20 minutes.  If you don’t have an Instant Pot, this is the way to go because they will be perfectly done.

Let me tell you, the Instant Pot is great for this job.  I was a little leary of a pressure cooker doing a good job of keeping the yolks in the middle of the whites as when boiling them, they tend to settle on the bottom and you have one white that is very thin, and the other half quite fat. Even worse, sometimes the white is so thin that it breaks and the person holding it gets a handful of egg yolk.  That’s not fun or entertaining. Well, surprise, the Instant Pot, because the eggs are not moving around, the yolks don’t settle to the bottom, they are right in the center where they should be.  They are perfectly cooked, nice and yellow and fluffy.

Let’s Make Deviled Eggs in the Instant Pot

Deviled Eggs in the Instant Pot - Quick and Easy

Mise En Place

I like to pipe the egg yolks into the whites.  I think it makes a very nice presentation.  If you want to do this, after attaching the end and coupler, put the piping bag in a tall glass so you can easily fill it. You will probably find you have a little of the stuffing still in the bag after filling all the whites.  That’s okay, you worked hard, it’s for you – cook’s treat.

Deviled Eggs in the Instant Pot - Quick and Easy

Deviled Eggs in the Instant Pot

Make these deviled eggs quickly in the Instant Pot, great for appetizers, snacks or lunch with a salad.
Prep Time: 5 minutes
Cook Time: 5 minutes
Cooling: 30 minutes
Total Time: 40 minutes
Course: Appetizer, Lunch or Appetizer, Snack
Cuisine: American
Servings: 10
Calories: 153kcal

Ingredients

  • 10 large Eggs
  • 1/4 cup Mayonaise
  • 1/8 teaspoon dry mustard
  • 1/4 teaspoon Aleppo pepper
  • 1 teaspoon Chives, chopped
  • 1 teaspoon paprika

Instructions

  • Put the rack into your Instant pot, then put the eggs and 1 cup of water. Put the Pressure Cook to 5 minutes. Use the natural release method for about 5 minutes, then use quick release if the button has not gone down yet.
  • Have a colander ready in your sink and take the eggs out using tongs. They will be very, very hot.
  • Run them under cold water.
  • Have your serving dish ready and a mixing bowl.
  • Peel the eggs under the cold water. using the water to push the shells away. Again, be careful because they will still be pretty hot.
  • Cut the eggs in half and use a small spoon to put the yolks in the mixing bowl and the whites on the serving tray.
  • Break the egg yolks up using either a potato masher or a fork. Mix the egg yolks with the mayonnaise, Aleppo pepper, and mustard. Taste for seasoning.
  • You can pipe the egg yolks into the whites or use a small spoon and spoon the yolks in.
  • When all the whites have been stuffed, put them in the refrigerator to cool completely, about 30 minutes.
  • Before serving, sprinkle them with chopped chives and paprika.

Nutrition

Nutrition Facts
Deviled Eggs in the Instant Pot
Amount Per Serving
Calories 153 Calories from Fat 108
% Daily Value*
Fat 12g18%
Saturated Fat 3g19%
Polyunsaturated Fat 2g
Monounsaturated Fat 5g
Cholesterol 620mg207%
Sodium 144mg6%
Potassium 161mg5%
Carbohydrates 3g1%
Sugar 1g1%
Protein 9g18%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.
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Deviled Eggs in the Instant Pot - Quick and Easy

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As an award-winning and serious home cook, I seriously believe there is no reason why you can't have a restaurant quality meal at home. One of the good things about eating at home is to save money, so armed with a good menu plan, a shopping list, and an appreciation of good food, we can all have gourmet food on a budget.

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