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Instant Pot Pork BBQ Ribs

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Learning to make Instant Pot pork ribs has eleminated the need to go out to eat to get ribs that are tender, juicy and overflowing with BBQ sauce!

BBQ pork ribs on a plate getting ready to be served.

How To Make The Best Instant Pot Ribs From Frozen Meat

The pork ribs I used for this recipe were thawed, but you can cook them from frozen.

You just cook them an extra 30 minutes longer than what you normally would.

Instant Pot Country Pork Ribs Recipe

I’ve been cooking pork BBQ ribs for years – many different ways.

I’ve cooked them on the grill, in the oven, in a crock pot and even Sous Vide (affiliate link).

This Instant Pot (affiliate link) country pork ribs recipe really is the best ones I have ever had – even in comparision to the ones I order when I eat in a restaurant.

Best of all, the Instant Pot (affiliate link) is large enough that there is plenty to eat the night I make them and since there are only two of us there are leftovers for lunch the next couple of days.


Instant Pot Pork BBQ Ribs

BBQ pork ribs on a plate getting ready to be served.
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  • Author: Sheri Ann Richerson
  • Prep Time: 10 minutes
  • Cook Time: 30 minutes
  • Total Time: 40 minutes
  • Category: Pork
  • Method: Instant Pot




  1. Cut the ribs into three equal sections.
  2. Combine the spices.
  3. Place the ribs on a large plate and rub the spices into the ribs.
  4. Add the beef broth to the bottom of the Instant Pot (affiliate link).
  5. Place the metal rack on the bottom of the Instant Pot (affiliate link).
  6. Arrange the seasoned pork ribs into a pyramid shape by standing them on end and laying them against one another.
  7. Sprinkle any left over seasoning over the top of the ribs.
  8. Put the lid on the Instant Pot (affiliate link) and set the manual timer to 30 minutes (remember frozen ribs take a total of 60 mintes),
  9. When the timer goes off, allow the pressure to release naturally, then place ribs on a broiler pan and brush with BBQ sauce.
  10. Broil for about 5 minutes or until the BBQ sauce is bubbly and slightly carmalized.
  11. Serve immediately.

Keywords: pork recipes, instant pot recipes, BBQ rib recipe

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How This Instant Pot Country Style Ribs Recipe Turned Out

I’ve cooked ribs a lot of different ways and I have to say for tenderness and flavor these were the best.

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