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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


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

Recipe Notes

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