Air Fryer Corn on The Cob


All of the flavors you love in street corn and elotes without having to fire up the grill. Got a craving in the middle of the winter when it is too cold to grill? No problem!

Prep Time:
10 mins
Cook Time:
8 mins
Total Time:
18 mins
4 pieces


  • ¼ cup mayonnaise

  • 2 teaspoons crumbled cotija cheese

  • 1 teaspoon lime juice

  • ¼ teaspoon chili powder

  • 2 ears corn, shucked and halved

  • 4 sprigs fresh cilantro, or to taste (Optional)


  1. Preheat an air fryer to 400 degrees F (200 degrees C).

  2. Mix mayonnaise, cotija cheese, lime juice, and chili powder in a shallow dish.

  3. Roll each piece of corn in the mayonnaise mixture until all sides are covered.

  4. Place all 4 pieces of the corn in the basket of the air fryer and cook for 8 minutes. Garnish with cilantro.

Nutrition Facts (per serving)

144 Calories
12g Fat
9g Carbs
2g Protein
Nutrition Facts
Servings Per Recipe 4
Calories 144
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 12g 15%
Saturated Fat 2g 10%
Cholesterol 7mg 2%
Sodium 103mg 4%
Total Carbohydrate 9g 3%
Dietary Fiber 1g 5%
Total Sugars 2g
Protein 2g
Vitamin C 4mg 21%
Calcium 14mg 1%
Iron 0mg 2%
Potassium 142mg 3%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

** Nutrient information is not available for all ingredients. Amount is based on available nutrient data.

(-) Information is not currently available for this nutrient. If you are following a medically restrictive diet, please consult your doctor or registered dietitian before preparing this recipe for personal consumption.

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