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meatloaf instant pot

Instant Pot Meatloaf

This Instant Pot meatloaf recipe is super simple and easy to make in your pressure cooker. Pair with some mashed potatoes and a vegetable for a complete meal.
Course Main Course
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 30 minutes
Total Time 40 minutes
Servings 4
Author A Mom's Impression


  • 1 lb ground beef
  • 1 lb ground pork
  • 2-3 eggs you will need the third if using lean meat
  • 1/2 chopped onion
  • 1 Tablespoon garlic
  • 1/2 cup BBQ sauce of choice
  • 2 Tablespoons ketchup or tomato paste
  • 2 Tablespoons soy sauce
  • 1/2 Tablespoon balsamic vinegar


  • Grease a 6" cake pan or springform pan. If using a springform pan, also line the outside with tinfoil.
  • Combine the ground meats together until fully blended, by hand preferably.
  • In a small bowl, combine the eggs, 1/4 cup BBQ sauce, onion and garlic, then add to the meat.
  • Press the meatloaf mixture into the greased pan.
  • In a small bowl or measuring cup, combine remaining BBQ sauce, vinegar, ketchup and soy sauce. Spread overtop of meatloaf.
  • Place the trivet in your IP and add 1 cup of water.
  • Place the pan on the trivet and secure the lid.
  • Set for 30 minutes on manual, high pressure. Natural release.


Cooking time does not include the time it takes for the pressure cooker to come to pressure.