Instant Pot Chicken Lentil Soup
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This Instant Pot chicken lentil soup is easy to toss together and so easy to make in your new instant pot. In less than an hour you have delicious soup.
Recipe type: Soup
Cuisine: American
Serves: 6-8
  • 3 boneless, skinless chicken breasts
  • 1 pound lentils
  • 1 small onion, diced
  • 4 cloves garlic, minced
  • 1 teaspoon cumin
  • 1 teaspoon kosher salt
  • ½ teaspoon dried oregano
  • ½ teaspoon smoked paprika
  • ¼ cup chopped cilantro
  • 7 cups chicken stock/broth
  1. Add all ingredients to Instapot and stir to combine.
  2. Close the lid and hit the "Soup" button. cook for 30 minutes.
  3. Let the pressure naturally release.
  4. Remove the chicken and shred it, then add it back to the soup and stir to combine.
  5. Serve.
For a little extra flavor you can add a tablespoon of tomato paste to the pot before cooking.
Recipe by My Man's Belly at