25 Air Fryer Recipes That Prove It’s Worth Every Penny

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The air fryer can take you on a culinary adventure that will transform your kitchen routine. This versatile appliance has taken the cooking world by storm, and for good reason.

Our collection of 25 air fryer recipes will prove that this gadget is worth every penny. From crispy appetizers to delectable desserts, you’ll discover how to create delicious and healthy meals with ease.

Marinated chicken thighs, green beans, and reheating pizza

You can easily enjoy your favorite fried foods with significantly less oil, reducing calories without sacrificing flavor or crunch. The air fryer cooks food faster than traditional methods, making it perfect for busy weeknights or quick snacks.

Must-Try Air Fryer Recipes

Air Fryer Asian Marinated Chicken Thighs
Air Fryer Asian Marinated Chicken Thighs are loaded with flavor and truly effortless to make in the air fryer. It's your new go-to meal that you won't be able to stop eating.
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Asian marinated chicken thighs
Air Fryer Thick Pork Chops
These Air Fryer Thick Pork Chops are generously seasoned with a blend of spices including paprika, brown sugar, and onion powder, to create a flavorful crust on tender pork.
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A thick pork chop on a plate with salad and carrots
Air Fryer BBQ Chicken Wings
Air Fryer BBQ Chicken Wings are so simple to make and they come out so crispy on the outside with a nice juicy interior.
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bbq chicken wings
Air Fryer French Bread Pizza
You'll be amazed by how quick and effortless it is to cook Air Fryer French Bread Pizza. The result is a wonderfully crispy, crusty, and thick pizza that turns out just right every time.
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2 French bread pizzas
Easy Air Fryer Ribs
Air Fryer Ribs are so easy to make and you'll be surprised how well they turn out, with tender meat and perfect crispy edges.
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ribs in air fryer
Perfectly Cooked Air Fryer Sirloin Steak
These perfectly cooked Air Fryer Sirloin Steaks are first rubbed with a flavorful seasoning blend, then cooked to perfection in the air fryer in just minutes.
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Perfectly cooked sirloin steak
Air Fryer Chicken Sandwich
Air Fryer chicken sandwiches are simple to make and come out just like your favorite restaurant sandwich.
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chicken sandwich
Air Fryer Chicken & Broccoli
This air fryer chicken and broccoli has a light Asian-inspired sauce that adds a delightful flavor to a light meal that's easy to make in the air fryer.
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Chicken and broccoli on a plate
Perfectly Crispy Air Fryer Pork Belly
One of the easiest ways to cook pork belly is in the air fryer, thanks to the circulating air that makes crispy skin pork belly, without the need to slow cook for hours.
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Crispy pork belly
Frozen Salmon in the Air Fryer
Frozen Salmon in the air fryer is just about the easiest possible way to make this healthy, Omega-3 packed fish. It's done in minutes and you'll never go back to making it any other way.
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Salmon with rice and veggies
Reheated Pizza in the Air Fryer
It always seems like there's a better way to reheat pizza. Well you've finally found the ultimate way to reheat pizza and that's in the air fryer!
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two slices of pizza
Air Fryer Hashbrowns (Frozen or From Scratch)
Air Fryer Hash Browns and a popular breakfast staple that are delicious, quick, crispy made in the air fryer. The crispy crunch make them irresistibly delicious.
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Two hash-brown patties
Air Fryer Crispy Potatoes
These Air Fryer Crispy Potatoes are so simple to make in the air fryer.
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air fryer potatoes in bowl
Air Fryer Breaded Shrimp
Air Fryer Breaded Shrimp is so easy to make in the air fryer and it turns out perfectly crispy and delicious in just 6 minutes.
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crispy breaded shrimp
Air Fryer Hamburgers
Want to know how to easily make burgers in the air fryer? You'll be surprised how easy it is and how delicious burgers in the air fryer turn out!
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hamburger
Air Fryer Frozen French Fries
These Air Fryer Frozen French Fries are a healthier way to make fries without the oil of deep frying.
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air fryer frozen french fries
Air Fryer Ranch Roasted Broccoli
This Air Fryer Ranch Roasted Broccoli takes your typical broccoli and elevates it with Ranch seasoning and a crispy air frying that makes it oh so tasty.
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Ranch roasted broccoli
Air Fryer Chicken Strips (from frozen)
Cooking chicken strips in the air fryer is the perfect way to go from frozen to perfectly crispy and ready to eat in just 11 minutes.
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chicken strips
Air Fryer Short Ribs (Korean Style)
These Air Fryer Short Ribs are marinated in a delicious Korean-style sauce and cooked in less than 25 minutes in the air fryer. They are a short cut for making deliciously flavorful short ribs in less time.
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Short ribs on a plate
Air Fryer Crispy Fish Sandwich
Air Fryer Crispy Fish Sandwiches can be prepared quickly in the air fryer. The fish gets a perfect crispy texture in the air fryer. Then just add your preferred sandwich toppings like tomatoes, avocado, and tartar sauce.
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Crispy fish sandwich
Air Fryer Sausage, Peppers, and Onions
Air Fryer Sausage Peppers and Onions are seasoned with spices to create a super easy and low-carb lunch or dinner, made with sausage, red and green bell peppers and onions. You won't believe how much flavor develops in the air fryer.
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Plate of peppers, onions and sausage
Air Fryer Green Beans
Air Fryer Green Beans are so simple to make and they turn out perfectly crispy and tender when cooked in the air fryer. So why not save yourself a few steps and cook your green beans with a tasty seasoning in the air fryer.
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A plate of green beans
Easy Air Fryer S’mores
S’mores don’t have to be made on the campfire. We’ve made these Air Fryer S’mores in the air fryer with the typical marshmallows, chocolate, and crackers. And they are amazing!
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s'mores stacked together
Air Fryer Apple Crisp
Air Fryer Apple Crisp is the perfect comfort dessert made with simple ingredients such as diced apples, ground cinnamon, and rolled oats.
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air fryer apple crisp with ice cream on top
Air Fryer Bread Pudding
Air Fryer Bread Pudding is a quick and delightful dessert featuring a cinnamon-infused French bread base, perfectly crisped in the air fryer, and customizable with a variety of tempting toppings.
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air fryer bread pudding with vanilla ice cream

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