Instant Pot Breakfast Quinoa

  • Cook Time: 11 mins
  • Total Time: 11 mins
  • Yield: 6 servings 1x


  • 1 1/2 cups uncooked quinoa
  • 1 1/4 cups of water
  • 1 cup apple juice
  • 1 tablespoon honey
  • 1 cinnamon stick
  • pinch of salt


  1. Rinse the quinoa in a fine mesh strainer and drain well.
  2. Add the quinoa, water, apple juice, honey, and cinnamon stick to the Instant Pot.
  3. Close lid making sure steam release valve is set to sealing.
  4. Set the Instant Pot to manual setting with high pressure for 1 min.
  5. Once you hear the beep indicating the time is done, turn off the pressure cooker off and wait 10 mins before releasing the remaining pressure.
  6. After opening the lid fluff the quinoa with a fork.
  7. Serve immediately topped with your favorite fruit.