Quick and Tender Greens

Enjoy quick and tender greens with Instant Pot Asparagus—an easy recipe that cooks asparagus to perfection in the Instant Pot for a delicious side dish.

Instant Pot Asparagus

Start by washing and trimming the tough ends of the asparagus spears.

Prepare Asparagus

Set your Instant Pot to sauté mode and add olive oil. Sauté minced garlic until it's fragrant.

 Sauté Garlic

Add the trimmed asparagus spears to the Instant Pot

Add Asparagus

Season the asparagus with lemon juice, salt, and black pepper.


Close the Instant Pot lid, set to pressure cook for a few minutes (typically 1-2 minutes), then do a quick release.

Pressure Cook

Instant Pot Asparagus is all about quick and tender greens—a delightful side dish that brings out the natural flavor of asparagus in a matter of minutes

Quick and Tender Greens

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