Instant Pot Pressure Steamed Lobster. Whole, live lobsters, pressure steamed in minutes.
- 1¼- to 1½-pound lobster
- 2 cups water
- 1 tablespoon fine sea salt
- Everything in the pot: Pour 2 cups of water into an Instant Pot or other pressure cooker, and sprinkle in the tablespoon of salt. Put a cooking rack in the pot, and set the lobster on top of the rack.
- Pressure cook for 3 minutes with a Quick Release: Lock the lid and pressure cook on high pressure for 3 minutes (use “Manual” or Pressure Cook mode on the Instant Pot). Quick release the pressure.
- Serve: Serve the lobster with melted butter, or remove the meat from the shells and use in another recipe.
- Prep Time: 5 minutes
- Cook Time: 15 minutes
- Category: Sunday Dinner
- Method: Pressure Cooker
- Cuisine: American
Keywords: Instant Pot Pressure Steamed Lobster, Pressure Cooker Steamed Lobster