Instant Pot Honey Glazed Carrots

honey glazed carrots in a white bowl topped with an orange wedge and parsley

Sweet, bright side dish to compliment any meal, these Instant Pot Honey Glazed Carrots are amazing!




  1. Add 1 cup of water to the pressure cooker pot and place collapsible steamer basket inside.  Add the carrots.  
  2. Secure the lid and turn pressure release knob to a sealed position.  Cook at high pressure for 4 – 5 minutes (4 will be tender crisp, 5 is very soft).
  3. When cooking is complete, use a quick release.
  4. Remove steamer basket with carrots and set aside.  
  5. Pour water out of the pot and return it to the pressure cooker.
  6. Add butter, honey, dijon mustard, orange zest, and kosher salt to the pot.  Using the sauté function, warm the ingredients and stir, until a smooth sauce develops.  
  7. Put carrots back into the pot and stir to coat with the sauce.  
  8. Garnish with chopped parsley.  Serve hot.


Keywords: Instant Pot side dish, honey glazed carrots, steamed carrots