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Steamed Crab Legs

Instant Pot Steamed Crab Legs

Author: Judy - RecipesSimple.com
If you have seafood lovers in your family that love Crab legs, now you can easily satisfy their cravings by cooking crab legs at home in the Instant Pot. So easy and so delicious!
5 from 2 votes
Course Main Course
Cuisine American


  • 3 clusters fresh crab legs
  • 1 cup water


  • Insert steaming rack into your Instant Pot.
  • Pour 1 cup of water.
  • Add fresh or thawed crab legs (if using frozen) to the pot.
  • Place the lid on the Instant Pot and seal the vent.
  • Press the manual button and set the time to 2 minutes.
  • Once the Instant Pot beeps, quick release the pressure.
  • Use tongs to remove the crab legs.


Serve with melted butter.