Air fryers have become increasingly popular in recent years, as they allow you to cook food with little to no oil, resulting in healthier and crispier dishes. In this blog post, we’ll dive into everything you need to know about cooking dishes in an air fryer.
Here are my Top 21 Best Air Fryer Recipes Chicken, Fish, Pork, and Vegetables. They are amazing tried-and-true recipes and super easy to follow. Most of the recipes are ready in less than 30 minutes.
My quick air fryer recipes are loaded with flavor you and your family will love.
AIR FRYER EGGPLANT RECIPE
This air fryer eggplant recipe is one of the best eggplant recipes I have ever made. It only requires 6 ingredients. This is a completely plant-based meal for all my vegan/vegetarian friends. Have it with a nice bowl of steamed white rice, and you have a delicious meal ready in 20 minutes.
Garlic Miso Chicken Air Fryer
Delicious and quick Garlic Miso Chicken recipe. Ready in 25 minutes. No need to marinade, combine and cook. Now, that’s a perfect recipe for your monthly recipe rotation.
Air Fryer Teriyaki Salmon
Simple recipe, with big flavors. This Teriyaki Salmon Air Fryer is the best salmon dish ever. It is great for busy weeknights, ready in 20 minutes or less. Salmon cooks in 8 minutes.
Char Siu Chicken – Chinese BBQ Chicken (air fryer)
This amazing Char Siu Chicken recipe satisfies your Chinese food cravings. It is super quick thanks to the air fryer and only requires minimal ingredients you probably already have in your pantry.
Sticky Asian Style Chicken Wings
These Asian Style Chicken Wings are juicy and bursting with flavor. Marinated with soy sauce, lime and spices, then baked or air fried to perfection. Tossed in a gorgeous sticky sauce that will make you lick your fingers. They are the best wings ever!
Pork Belly Tocino (Filipino bacon)
With a mix of sweet, salty, and garlicky, pork tocino is a Filipino breakfast favorite that’s hard to resist.
I grew up eating this Filipino bacon as a kid!
Filipino pork tocino, or sweetened cured pork, is an easy-to-make dish similar to ham and bacon. The sweet marinade can be made from scratch using natural ingredients and is sure to turn your breakfast into a meal fit for royalty.
Crispy Lemongrass Air Fryer Drumsticks
These Lemongrass Air Fryer Drumsticks are juicy, crispy, and packed with flavor. They are super easy to make. These chicken legs are butterflied to make it easier to eat and better for the marinade to stick which means extra flavor and less marinating time.
Teriyaki Air Fryer Boneless Chicken Thighs
Skip the bottled stuff! Make my no-fail teriyaki sauce. If you want to be a decent home cook, you’ve got to master teriyaki sauce. It is the most versatile, probably most famous Asian sauce in the world. I don’t know if that’s a fact but it’s up there. You see bottled teriyaki sauces in all grocery stores. But they are full of preservatives.
Spicy Sesame Chicken – Air Fryer Boneless Chicken Thighs
Mouthwatering, juicy, and flavourful boneless chicken thighs cooked to perfection in the air fryer. This is one of the easiest and most delicious chicken dishes I have ever made.
Roast Zucchini in Air Fryer
This amazing side dish is full of flavor and is quick and easy to make. Ready in 15 minutes.
Air Fryer Frozen Dumplings with the Best Chili Garlic Oil
This Air Fryer Frozen Dumplings with the best Garlic Chili Oil recipe will blow your socks off. A quick snack or meal is ready in 15 minutes.
Air Fryer Balsamic Chicken Thighs
Super quick and delicious dish ready in 20 minutes. Great for meal prep, dinners, or get-togethers. This dish is a winner.
Peach Chicken Thighs in Air Fryer
This Peach Chicken Thighs in Air Fryer recipe is a keeper. I love a good easy recipe that uses seasonal produce. This was exceptional. Only 8 ingredients and 40 minutes are all you need. No need to marinade; combine and air fry. That’s it. Chicken Thighs Air Fryer Recipes Chicken thighs are so versatile. It
Juicy Orange Chicken Air Fryer (gluten-free)
At home, this juicy Orange Chicken recipe is one of my famous air fryer recipes. Using simple ingredients, this recipe is a family favorite.
12 minute Asian Salmon (air fryer)
This Asian Salmon recipe is so good! I am not just saying that. The perfectly balanced flavors make this dish glorious at every bite. It is so easy to make, combine, and air fry. Don’t have an air fryer? Use your oven! It will take longer than 12 minutes but will still come out delicious.
Gochujang Chicken Thighs Air Fryer
You are surely in for a treat when you try these marinated chicken thighs in air fryer! This Gochujang Chicken Thighs recipe is easy to follow and makes the most flavorful and juiciest chicken thighs you will ever have!
Air Fryer Soy Sauce Chicken
The Air Fryer Soy Sauce Chicken is air fried until golden brown and crispy, yet still tender and juicy. The combination of soy sauce and a few other pantry staples provides the perfect Asian-inspired flavor that’s both sweet, tangy, and savory.
Chicken Inasal Air Fryer
Hands down one of the greatest chicken dishes ever! With its distinct flavor and unmistakable aroma, Chicken Inasal is one of the most popular and beloved Filipino dishes. The dish features marinated chicken grilled over charcoal, basted until cooked, and served with various dipping sauces. I used my air fryer for this recipe, which turned out perfect.
Air Fryer Zucchini Parmesan
Looking for a perfect side dish? This Air Fryer Zucchini Parmesan is pretty much my version of garlic bread without the bread. Great vegetable side dish, a keto, and low carb recipe. Total game changer. This roasted zucchini dish is cheesy, garlicky, and full of flavor.
Juicy Air Fryer Bone In Pork Chops
Say goodbye to dry, overcooked pork chops with my air fryer bone-in pork chops recipe! You’ll be amazed at how juicy, tender, and flavorful these pork chops are with very little effort. And when I say very little effort, I mean it. All you need to do is marinade the pork chops and then let your air fryer do its magic! Definitely one of my favorite air fryer recipes!
This is my favorite go-to Air Fryer
Air Fryer FAQs
Yes, it is by far my favorite kitchen appliance. Research says that air fryers are super energy efficient and can cook meals quicker and faster than a conventional oven.
Yes, air frying is significantly healthier than deep frying.
Eat with Carmen has some of the best airfryer recipes I’ve tried. Going to work my way though these over the next month!!!