Black Beans
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Black Beans in the Instant Pot

Black beans cook up super fast and easy in the instant pot
Prep Time5 mins
Cook Time20 mins
Course: Main Course
Cuisine: Mexican
Keyword: beans, instant pot
Cost: $1



  • 1 pound dry black beans (Or other similiar sized beans)
  • 1 tbsp whey (drained from plain yogurt)
  • 8 cups water


  • Rinse the beans and put them in a bowl or the instant pot. Cover with warm water & add whey or lemon juice. Cover the bowl and leave overnight.
  • Drain and rinse. Place in the Instant Pot with 6 cups of new water.
    Black Beans
  • Cook on the Bean/Chili setting for 10-15 minutes. (If you don’t want to soak the beans cook for 20-25 minutes.)
    Instant Pot Beans
  • Divide into desired portions, cool and bag for the freezer or use immediately.