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Perfect Instant Pot Sticky Rice

This will produce reliably delicious sticky rice in your Instant Pot every time, no steamer required!
Prep Time5 mins
Cook Time8 mins
Natural release10 mins
Total Time13 mins
Course: Side Dish
Servings: 2


  • 1 cup sticky rice
  • 1.5 cups water
  • 1 dash sesame oil
  • 1 dash mirin
  • 1 dash rice vinegar


  • Rinse the rice thoroughly until the water runs clear.
  • Add all ingredients to the Instant Pot. Set to sealing and cook on rice setting for 8 minutes.
  • Make sure you allow the steam to escape naturally. This takes no more than 10 minutes for me.
  • Serve fresh and hot!


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