How To Make Chicken Tikka Masala in the Electric Pressure Cooker or Instant Pot. This is the only thing better than our slow cooker chicken tikka masala because it's so FAST and EASY. You only have to cook it for 15 minutes and BAM. Your weeknight meal is ready to eat. One of the most delicious and classic (though not very authentic) curry recipes out there. Chicken thighs, canned diced tomatoes, rice, garlic, ginger, garam masala, cream, and just a few more ingredients.