Instant Pot Shrimp with Green Beans


A 5 ingredients meal that is really easy to prepare and takes only 3 minutes!

This Instant Pot cooked shrimp with green beans is a great choice for weeknight dinners.

I like the Instant Pot green beans and the Instant Pot shrimp boil, so I thought - why don't combine them together and great a healthy one-pot meal?

So here it is.. enjoy 🙂

Can I use frozen shrimp?

Yes you can. Same cooking time as usual (3 minutes).

Can I use frozen green beans?

Yes you can. Same cooking time.

Can I add potatoes?

If you wanna add potatoes to make it a complete meal, try this Instant Pot Green Beans and Potatoes recipe.

Instant Pot Shrimp With Green Beans
4.5 from 4 votes
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Course: Main Course
Cuisine: American
Keyword: Shrimp with Green Beans
Prep Time: 2 minutes
Cook Time: 3 minutes
Total Time: 5 minutes
Servings: 4
  • 1 cup water for the Instant Pot
  • ¾ lb green beans trimmed
  • 1 lb shrimp peeled and deveined
  • 1 tbsp butter melted
  • 2 tbsp fresh lemon juice
  • salt and pepper to taste
  • Pour 1 cup of water to the Instant Pot.
  • Place a steamer basket on the bottom of the Instant Pot
  • Arrange green beans on top of the steamer basket in a single layer.
  • Add the shrimp on top of the green beans.
  • Drizzle with melted butter and lemon juice.
  • Close the lid and cook on high pressure for 3 minutes.
  • When cooking time is complete, do a quick pressure release.
  • Open the lid, add salt and pepper to taste and serve 🙂
Calories: 142kcal Carbohydrates: 6g Protein: 25g Fat: 2g Saturated Fat: 1g Polyunsaturated Fat: 1g Monounsaturated Fat: 1g Cholesterol: 286mg Sodium: 893mg Potassium: 275mg Fiber: 2g Sugar: 3g Vitamin A: 593IU Vitamin C: 15mg Calcium: 202mg Iron: 3mg
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    Reader Interactions

  1. Christrine Hawkins

    I will certainly try this dish,

    • Corrie CooksCorrie Cooks

      Happy to hear that. Let me know how it turns out!

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