Place 12 Eggs on the pressure cooker trivet in the Instant Pot, Ninja Foodi or pressure cooker and add 1 Cup Water.
Turn Valve To Sealing. Cook Eggs On Manual High Pressure For 5 Minutes using the Quick Release once completed.
Use a slotted spoon to move eggs to a large bowl filled with an ice bath.
The 5-5-5 Method for Cooking Hard Boiled EggsWhen cooking hard boiled eggs in the pressure cooker, the 5-5-5 rule will yield easy to peel, hard boiled eggs.With 5 minutes to pressurize, 5 minutes to cook, and 5 minutes to release pressure, this method is great for perfectly cooked hard boiled eggs.How to Easily Peel Hard Boiled EggsThe easiest way to peel hard boiled eggs is to soak them in an ice bath immediately upon removal from the Instant Pot. This immediately stops the cooking process.Placing the bowl of ice water in the refrigerator to cook down even further is helpful to create easy-to-peel hard boiled eggs. Once they are cooled they are easy to peel.Troubleshooting Overcooked or Undercooked Hard Boiled EggsThese factors could affect cooking hard boiled eggs:
age of egg
temperature of water when putting in
type of egg
size of egg
It’s best to use fresh, new eggs and room temperature, large eggs when following these directions. This will help you to achieve the perfectly cooked hard boiled egg.If you want your eggs to be more soft boiled, reduce the cooking time. If you want your eggs to be more hard boiled, increase the cooking time.