Instant Pot Mojo Chicken

Instant Pot Chicken

Instant Pot Mojo Chicken

Mojo is an extremely popular marinade used in Cuba, Canary Islands, and Puerto Rico consisting of oil, fresh citrus, + lots of garlic! Garlic has many immune boosting benefits. You will absolutely drool over this one pot chicken recipe. Annnnd it’s dairy and gluten free, of course! These flavors are so fresh and flavorful you’ll for sure be coming back for seconds!

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Instant Pot Mojo Chicken

Instant Pot Mojo Chicken

Prep Time20 mins
Cook Time25 mins
Total Time45 mins
Course: Main Dish
Servings: 5 People


  • 5 Chicken Breast
  • 1/4 Cup Olive Oil
  • 1 Onion Chopped
  • 5 Limes Juiced
  • 2/3 Cup Orange Juice Fresh
  • 1 Tbl Orange Zest
  • 8 Cloves Garlic Minced
  • 2 Tbl Salt Kosher
  • 1 Tsp Black Pepper
  • 1 Tbl Dried Oregano
  • 2 Tbl Cumin Powder


  • In a bowl combine olive oil, lime juice, orange juice, and all spices. Stir. (Note: You can marinate chicken before hand for extra flavor but it is not necessary)
  • Press Saute on instant pot and add 1Tbl of avocado oil or olive oil + chopped onion
  • Once onion is translucent, add chicken and top with your mojo sauce/marinade mixture.
  • Seal lid on instant pot and press manual for 25 minutes.
  • Quick release, shred chicken in the mojo sauce, and serve over rice and black beans.
Michelle Thomason

Michelle Thomason is the executive assistant of Thrival Nutrition. She lives in Austin, TX with her husband + two kids. She loves to be in the kitchen creating delicious wholesome meals for her family!