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Instant Pot Honey Balsamic Pork Tenderloin

Instant Pot Honey Balsamic Pork Tenderloin is an easy, economical, and flavorful weeknight dinner but delicious enough for a dinner party!

Instant Pot Honey Balsamic Pork Tenderloin

Pork tenderloin is one of our favorite affordable pieces of meat! In this recipe for Instant Pot Honey Balsamic Pork Tenderloin, it is cooked in the pressure cooker. It is finished off with a honey balsamic gravy that is made from the marinade that it is cooked in, right in the Instant Pot!

What Ingredients are in Honey Balsamic Pork Tenderloin?

Pork Tenderloin

Chicken Broth


Balsamic Vinegar

Worcestershire sauce


Instant Pot Honey Balsamic Pork Tenderloin

How to Make Instant Pot Pork Tenderloin

This Instant Pot pork tenderloin is so easy to make! You simply put the pork tenderloin in the Instant Pot, mix together the honey balsamic marinade, and pour it over the pork.

The pork is cooked on high pressure for 15 minutes. That’s it! The gravy is made from the remaining sauce and cornstarch, which will thicken it up.

This pork tenderloin is served topped with the flavorful gravy, and is perfect alongside roasted vegetables, mashed potatoes, and bread! It’s such a delicious comfort meal!

Instant Pot Honey Balsamic Pork Tenderloin

Side Dishes For Honey Balsamic Pork Tenderloin

Brown Butter Roasted Brussels Sprouts

Garlic Mashed Potatoes

Honey and Rosemary Roasted Carrots

Garlic and Goat Cheese Potato Gratin from The Comfort of Cooking

Parmesan Roasted Cauliflower from I Wash, You Dry

Instant Pot Honey Balsamic Pork Tenderloin


Instant Pot Honey Balsamic Pork Tenderloin

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Course: Main Course
Cuisine: American
Keyword: instant pot honey balsamic pork tenderloin, instant pot pork recipe, pork tenderloin instant pot recipe
Prep Time: 15 minutes
Cook Time: 20 minutes
Total Time: 35 minutes
Servings: 4 servings
Calories: 176.83kcal


  • 1-1/2 lb pork tenderloin*
  • 1 cup chicken broth
  • 1/4 cup honey
  • 1/4 cup balsamic vinegar I used white balsamic vinegar - you can use the darker version, too!
  • 3 tablespoons Worcestershire sauce
  • 2 cloves garlic
  • 2 tablespoons cornstarch


  • Place the pork tenderloin in the bottom of the Instant Pot.
  • In a bowl, whisk together the chicken broth, honey, balsamic vinegar, Worcestershire, and garlic.
  • Pour the mixture over the pork.
  • Place the lid on the Instant Pot an seal.
  • Cook on high pressure for 15 minutes.
  • Let the pressure naturally release for 10 minutes and then release completely.
  • Remove the pork from the Instant Pot and turn on the saute function.
  • In a small bowl, whisk together the cornstarch with 2 tablespoons of water.
  • Add the cornstarch mixture to the Instant Pot and whisk to combine.
  • Bring to a simmer, whisking often, until thickened.
  • Serve the pork tenderloin sliced, topped with the honey balsamic gravy.
  • Enjoy!


*Pork tenderloins usually come in a package of two - I used both of them in this recipe


Sodium: 374.58mg | Calcium: 27.59mg | Vitamin C: 6.24mg | Sugar: 21.08g | Potassium: 400.69mg | Cholesterol: 36.85mg | Calories: 176.83kcal | Saturated Fat: 0.69g | Fat: 2.13g | Protein: 12.21g | Carbohydrates: 27.05g | Iron: 1.55mg
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  1. 5 stars
    This is a great recipe to have on hand! Great for a small party, too 🙂 The meat must be incredibly flavorful and juicy!