barbecue meatballs in a yellow bowl on a table

Instant Pot Barbecue Meatballs

These Instant Pot Barbecue Meatballs are so simple and easy to make! You'll be the star of the show with this delicious meal!
Course Appetizer, Main Course
Cuisine American
Keyword Instant Pot Barbecue Meatballs
Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 10 minutes
Freeze 1 hour
Total Time 1 hour 25 minutes
Servings 5
Calories 605kcal
Author Jennifer Quisenberry



Ingredients to Make Instant Pot Barbecue Meatballs

  • 2 lbs Ground Beef
  • 2 tbsp Garlic Minced
  • 1 tbsp Onion Powder
  • 1 tsp Salt
  • 2 cups Beef Broth
  • 1 bottle Barbecue Sauce


Instructions to Make Instant Pot Barbecue Meatballs

  • Place ground beef into a bowl and mix well with onion powder, salt, and garlic.
  • Roll into balls and place into a bowl. Freeze for 1 hour.
  • Pour beef broth into the instant pot.
  • Place in meatballs.
  • Place lid on the pot and set the valve to seal.
  • Cook on high pressure for 10 minutes.
  • Quick release pressure when the instant pot is done counting.
  • Remove meatballs to a bowl.
  • Stir in barbecue sauce.
  • Place meatballs back in the pot and stir.


Please note that nutrition facts are subject to change based on your choice of ingredients.