The Best Air Fryer Salmon Recipes
What's not to love about air fryer salmon? Arguably, the air fryer is the best way to cook salmon. You're starting with a healthy fish and cooking it in a healthy way that cuts back on fat calories. Plus, the air fryer gets the job done fast and creates a moist center and wonderful texture to the surface of the fish. Give these air fryer salmon recipes a try!
Spicy Air Fryer Salmon
A sweet and spicy seasoning mix made with steak seasoning, brown sugar, coriander, cumin, and cayenne tops salmon fillets which are air fried for a quick and easy dinner.
Keto Air Fryer Salmon Cakes with Sriracha Mayo
Siracha mayo adds kick to these easy keto-friendly salmon cakes. "Salmon cakes can certainly be keto-friendly if you just tweak a few ingredients," says France C. "They make a great dinner or you can serve atop a salad for a delicious lunch."
Air Fryer Salmon Nuggets
Salmon nuggets cooked in the air fryer come out crispy on the outside, and moist and tender on the inside. Enjoy them with a drizzle of sweet chipotle-maple sauce. "These make a great appetizer and are also tasty served over greens," says France C.
Air Fryer Salmon Patties
These crispy air-fried salmon patties come out golden brown and delicious. Paired with the zesty aioli dipping sauce, they make a great appetizer or quick and easy weeknight meal.
Cajun Air Fryer Salmon
Ready in less than 10 minutes! This moist and delicious air-fryer salmon is full of flavor with a Cajun seasoning and a hint of sweetness thanks brown sugar.
Lemon-Garlic Air Fryer Salmon
"This buttery lemon-garlic salmon is easy to throw together with a few simple ingredients," says France C. "For best results, use center-cut fillets that are about 1-inch thick. Eight minutes cook time will produce salmon that is medium-well. Add 1 to 2 more minutes for well done, but take care not to overcook. Cook time may vary with different model air fryers."