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Incredibly juice & fall-off-the-bone baby back ribs braised in amazing liquid inside Instant Pot.

Instant Pot Baby Back Ribs Recipe

Love Keil
Incredibly juicy & fall-off-the-bone baby back ribs braised in amazing liquid inside the Instant Pot.
Prep Time 10 mins
Cook Time 35 mins
Total Time 45 mins
Course Grill Recipe, Instant Pot, Main Course, Summer Recipe
Cuisine American
Servings 4 -6


  • 2-3 lb baby back pork ribs
  • 3 cups pineapple juice
  • 1 cup brown sugar
  • 1 1/2 teaspoons mustard powder
  • 1/3 cup ketchup
  • 1/3 cup apple cider
  • 1 1/2 tablespoons lemon juice
  • 2 tablespoons soy sauce
  • 4 cloves garlic minced
  • 1/2 teaspoon cayenne pepper
  • 1 bottle barbecue sauce I like to use Rufus Teague Honey Sweet


  • In instant pot whisk all of the ingredients except baby back ribs and BBQ sauce.
  • Cut baby back ribs into 3 - 5 inches and add them to the instant pot.
  • Cover and cook on Meat/Stew setting for about 25 minutes. Carefully release the pressure.
  • After the pressure is released remove baby back ribs and baste ribs with barbecue sauce.
  • Grill or broil on high heat for about 3-4 minutes on each side.
  • Serve with Cheesy Scalloped Potatoes. Enjoy!


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