Instant Pot Steamed Crab Legs

Instant Pot Crab Legs

One of the easiest ways to make Instant Pot Steamed Crab Legs.


  • 34 pounds of crab legs
  • 1 cup of water
  • 1/4 teaspoon sea salt


  1. Start by pouring the water and salt into the Instant Pot.
  2. Then add your steamer basket.
  3. Place the crab legs into the steamer basket. 
  4. Add the lid on the Instant Pot, making sure the vent is in the “sealing position.”
  5. Set the time using manual high pressure for 4 minutes.
  6. When the time is up, do a quick release.
  7. When the pin has dropped, and all of the pressure has been released, open up the Instant Pot.
  8. Plate, serve, and enjoy!

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