Pressure-Cooked Broccoli Egg Cups

Total Time

Prep/total: 25 min.


4 servings

Updated: Jun. 27, 2023
Serving brunch? These delicious Instant Pot egg cups are filled with crunchy bites of broccoli and served in ramekins. I promise your company will love this tasty recipe! —Edna Hoffman, Hebron, Indiana
Pressure-Cooked Broccoli Egg Cups Recipe photo by Taste of Home


  • 7 large eggs
  • 1-1/2 cups half-and-half cream
  • 3 tablespoons shredded Swiss cheese
  • 2 teaspoons minced fresh parsley
  • 1 teaspoon minced fresh basil
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1/8 teaspoon cayenne pepper
  • 1 to 1-1/2 cups frozen broccoli florets, thawed and coarsely chopped


  1. Whisk 3 eggs with next 6 ingredients; pour into 4 greased 1-pint canning jars. Divide broccoli among jars; top each with 1 egg.
  2. Place trivet insert and 1 cup water in a 6-qt. electric pressure cooker. Place jars on trivet. Center lids on jars; screw on bands until fingertip tight. Lock lid; close pressure-release valve. Adjust to pressure-cook on high for 6 minutes. Quick-release pressure. Remove lid; using tongs, remove jars. Let stand 3 minutes before serving.

Nutrition Facts

1 serving: 274 calories, 19g fat (10g saturated fat), 375mg cholesterol, 333mg sodium, 5g carbohydrate (4g sugars, 1g fiber), 16g protein.