Instant Pot Crack Chicken Pasta - chicken pasta loaded with cheddar, bacon and ranch! Seriously delicious! 4 minutes of cook time. We ate this two days in a row. Chicken, ranch dressing mix, bacon, chicken broth, water, cream cheese, penne pasta and cheddar cheese. Everyone cleaned their plate! Even our picky eaters!! #chicken #InstantPot #pasta
1-lbbonelessskinless chicken breast, cut into bite-sized pieces
1(1-oz) package dry Ranch dressing mix
1/4cupcooked chopped bacon
1(8-oz) package cream cheese
1-lbdry penne pasta
3cupslow-sodium chicken broth
2cupsshredded cheddar cheese
Preheat Instant Pot on “Sauté” setting; add oil, chicken, and ranch packet, stirring to coat. Cook chicken 2–3 minutes.
Add pasta, broth, and water to pot.
Close lid, lock pot, select “Manual” setting and 4 minutes time. Cook pasta until time is up, then quick release and open Pot.
Stir in cream cheese, cheddar cheese and cooked bacon until combined; let pasta set