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Pressure-Cooker Chicken Bog

Total Time

Prep: 20 min. Cook: 10 min. + releasing


8 servings

Chicken Bog is a South Carolina tradition with lots of variations—think herbs, spices and fresh veggies—but the standard ingredients remain sausage, chicken and rice. This pressure-cooked rendition is a simple take on the classic. — Anna Hanson, Spanish Fork, Utah
Pressure-Cooker Chicken Bog Recipe photo by Taste of Home


  • 1 tablespoon canola oil
  • 1 medium onion, chopped
  • 8 ounces smoked sausage, halved and sliced 1/2-inch thick
  • 3 garlic cloves, minced
  • 5 cups chicken broth, divided
  • 2 cups uncooked converted rice
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1 teaspoon pepper
  • 1 rotisserie chicken (about 3 pounds), meat removed and shredded
  • Thinly sliced green onions, optional
  • Hot sauce


  1. Select saute setting on a 6-qt. electric pressure cooker and adjust for medium heat; add oil. When oil is hot, cook and stir onion and sausage until sausage is lightly browned. Add garlic; cook 1 minute longer.
  2. Stir in 4 cups broth, rice, salt and pepper. Lock lid and close pressure-release valve. Adjust to pressure-cook on low for 3 minutes. Allow pressure to naturally release for 10 minutes, then quick-release any remaining pressure. Rice should be tender.
  3. Select saute setting; adjust for low heat. Stir in chicken and remaining broth. Cook until chicken is heated through, about 5 minutes. If desired, sprinkle with green onions. Serve with hot sauce.

Nutrition Facts

1 serving: 409 calories, 14g fat (5g saturated fat), 77mg cholesterol, 1275mg sodium, 40g carbohydrate (2g sugars, 0 fiber), 27g protein.

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  • Nicole
    Oct 2, 2020

    I’ve been looking for a chicken bog recipe using a pressure cooker. This is perfect in the instant pot & feeds my sons football team every Friday night!

  • E-world
    Feb 1, 2019

    Thanks for this kind of great dish.first time I made it follow your guideline and get the amazing taste <a href="">Chicken Bog</a>

  • Butcher2boy
    Jan 31, 2019

    Was not a hit in my home. As we were eating my husband and I kept thinking what we could add to make it better. Suddenly we were making Gumbo and Jambalya.