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Making beans in the Instant Pot is life changing, it really is so much easier! Check out this best ever Instant Pot Pinto Beans Recipe!

Instant Pot Pinto Beans Recipe

Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 50 minutes
Total Time 55 minutes
Author Reuse Grow Enjoy


  • 2 Lbs Dry Pinto Beans
  • 8 cups Water
  • 1 Bulb Fresh Garlic peeled
  • 1 Medium to Small Fresh Onion diced


  1. Put water in the inner pot of your cooker.
  2. Sift beans removing any bad ones, then dump into the water.
  3. Add your diced onions and your peeled garlic to the water.
  4. Place the lid on the pot and close the valve.
  5. Hit the beans button and adjust time to 50 minutes
  6. After it is done, you can either do a quick release on the valve or let it natural release.
  7. Then simply put in a bowl and add salt to taste.