15 Best Air Fryer Recipes of 2019
Twenty-nineteen was a big, big year for the air fryer! As Allrecipes community member Juliana Hale put it, ""Air fryers are taking over kitchens nationwide!" During 2019, we published loads of top-rated air-fryer recipes. And out of all the new submissions, these were the most viewed air-fryer recipes by the Allrecipes community.
Breaded Air Fryer Pork Chops
"Perfectly tender and juicy pork chops are what you'll get in just 10 minutes using your air fryer and basic pantry ingredients," says France C. "Play around with different crouton flavors for variety."
Air Fryer Oreos®
"Craving that carnival food? With just 3 ingredients and an air fryer, you can make fried Oreos at home!" says Yoly.
Air Fryer Chicken Thighs
"Tasty, quick, chicken thighs, with juicy meat and a crispy skin," says Bibi. "You will love this chicken that is ready for the table in less than minutes!"
Air Fryer Bacon
"This is what I've found to be the optimal way for cooking perfectly crispy bacon in the air fryer," says Tammy Ritterskamp.
"Crispy air-fried potatoes with all the crunch but none of the extra calories and fat," says Juliana Hale. "Serve with desired dipping sauce."
Air Fryer Churros
"Who doesn't love churros? They're a delicious cinnamon-sugar treat, and making them in an air fryer takes them from a guilty treat into a sweet treat," says thedailygourmet.
Air-Fryer Roasted Veggies
Roasting veggies takes almost no time in an air fryer! "Air fryers are taking over kitchens nationwide," says Juliana Hale. "They're basically mini convection ovens that 'fry' foods with little to no oil, less fat, and fewer calories. Serve with desired dipping sauce."
Air Fryer Eggplant Parmesan
"These eggplant Parmesan rounds are oil free and grease free, yet they are crispy and crunchy," says Yoly. "All due to cooking it in an air fryer. They are good eaten right out of the air fryer or topped with marinara sauce and mozzarella cheese. Either way, they are delicious."
Air Fryer Apple Fritters
"These yummy apple fritters can be made in under 30 minutes with the help of an air fryer!" says thedailygourmet. "Serve with vanilla ice cream if desired."
Air Fryer Apple Pies
"Mini hand pies filled with a buttery apple-cinnamon mixture and topped with a sweet powdered sugar glaze," says Kim's Cooking Now. "They bake in less than 10 minutes in an air fryer."
Air Fryer Scotch Eggs
"When you make Scotch eggs in your air fryer, you get all the deliciousness without the mess and added fat of deep frying," says France C. "They make the perfect breakfast or snack, especially when served with the chutney dipping sauce. Cook the eggs to your liking; either hard-boiled or slightly soft, you can't go wrong."
Air Fryer Steak and Mushrooms
"Take a cheaper cut of steak and transform it into a plate full of tender and flavorful tips," says Soup Loving Nicole. "Serve over rice, if desired."
Air Fryer Rib-Eye Steak
Let the steaks marinate while you're at work, and cook them when you get home in the evening for a super-quick weekday meal. "These air fryer rib-eye steaks definitely rival a steak cooked on a grill," says ALAN.
Crispy Ranch Air Fryer Nuggets
"These air fried nuggets are healthier than deep fried, and have tons of flavor!" says France C. "Serve with your favorite dipping sauce such as ranch, honey mustard, or chipotle mayo."
Air Fryer Pumpkin Seeds
"These air-fried pumpkin seeds are wonderfully crunchy with just a hint of smoky flavor," says Bren.
"Best served cold."