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4 from 6 votes

Instant Pot Tortellini

Check out how to make this Instant Pot Tortellini Pasta recipe that is a simple and hearty meal for the family with just a few ingredients. Ready in minutes!
Prep Time10 minutes
Cook Time10 minutes
Course: Dinner
Cuisine: Italian
Keyword: instant pot, pasta, tortellini
Author: Kasey Schwartz


  • 1 20 oz package of tortellini your preference. I used mixed cheese
  • 1 24 oz jar marinara sauce
  • cup red bell pepper - chopped
  • ½ onion - chopped
  • 1 tsp minced garlic
  • 3 Tbsp olive oil
  • 3 cups water
  • Garnish: shredded Parmesan cheese


  • Turn Instant Pot on to Saute. Begin to heat olive oil.
  • Add minced garlic, chopped onion and red bell pepper. Continue to saute until tender.
  • Turn off the Saute function. Add tortellini and water.
  • Top with 2 cups of marinara sauce.
  • Close Instant Pot, seal pressure release valve. Cook on high pressure for 3 minutes.
  • Once cooking time is complete, quick release the pressure.
  • Open and add the remaining marinara sauce from the jar. Stir tortellini well, making sure everything is evenly coated. Let it cool for a few minutes.
  • Top with shredded Parmesan cheese, if desired.