Rating: 4.68 stars
57 Ratings
  • 5 star values: 43
  • 4 star values: 11
  • 3 star values: 2
  • 2 star values: 1
  • 1 star values: 0

Perfectly crisp hot dogs and toasted buns made in minutes with the help of your air fryer. Top with ketchup, mustard, relish, chili, or condiments of choice.

Recipe Summary test

prep:
5 mins
cook:
5 mins
total:
10 mins
Servings:
4
Yield:
4 servings
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Ingredients

4
Original recipe yields 4 servings
The ingredient list now reflects the servings specified
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Directions

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  • Preheat air fryer to 390 degrees F (200 degrees C).

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  • Place buns in the basket of the air fryer and cook for 2 minutes. Remove buns to a plate.

  • Place hot dogs in the basket of the air fryer and cook for 3 minutes. Transfer hot dogs to buns.

Nutrition Facts

269 calories; protein 9.1g; carbohydrates 23.1g; fat 15.2g; cholesterol 23.8mg; sodium 719mg. Full Nutrition
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Reviews (42)

Most helpful positive review

Rating: 5 stars
10/11/2018
I will never make hot dogs any other way. This is pure genius. The hot dogs in my Philips air fryer needed about 5 minutes. I made slits in them to give more crispiness. I also used gluten free buns, which needed more time. Thank you for the recipe. Read More
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Most helpful critical review

Rating: 2 stars
04/18/2019
Wasn't a fan. Will stick to steaming. Read More
(3)
57 Ratings
  • 5 star values: 43
  • 4 star values: 11
  • 3 star values: 2
  • 2 star values: 1
  • 1 star values: 0
Rating: 5 stars
10/10/2018
I will never make hot dogs any other way. This is pure genius. The hot dogs in my Philips air fryer needed about 5 minutes. I made slits in them to give more crispiness. I also used gluten free buns, which needed more time. Thank you for the recipe. Read More
(9)
Rating: 5 stars
12/11/2019
Got a new air fryer and had to try it out. Figured before I tried something more substantial, I couldn't possibly ruin a hot dog. I was right. The hotdogs tasted just like we had grilled them outside and the toasted buns were wonderful. Great first outing with the air fryer. Now I have some confidence that I can make something more expensive and not ruin it. Thanks for all the reviews that gave me the angst to try it myself. Kathy Acord Read More
(7)
Rating: 4 stars
04/15/2020
I love them in the air fryer too, but I cook the dogs first for 6 min. Then I put them in the buns and cook everything for another 3-4 minutes. Read More
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Rating: 2 stars
04/18/2019
Wasn't a fan. Will stick to steaming. Read More
(3)
Rating: 5 stars
03/31/2019
I cooked turkey hot dogs in my air fryer oven I checked them after three minutes and they weren't done so I continued cooking them for another three minutes. I did rotate them and made slits in them. They came out great! We normally make in microwave or frying pan. This is the best way! Next time I’m going to try using the rotisserie option on the skewers. Read More
(3)
Rating: 4 stars
12/06/2018
A few minutes in the fryer and they were fantastic! Read More
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Rating: 5 stars
06/28/2020
I've tried hot dogs every which way you can in an effort to get them to taste like vendor dogs. Steaming, baking, boiling, frying, half-boiling and half-frying, shaken, stirred, and ala mode. Nothing has come close until now. Completely juicy and cooked through. I put some cheese on the bun before I fried it and it came out perfectly melted, I would add a minute or two next time to make the dogs and bread a bit crispier as a good dog should be, but this is my new go-to for sure. I basically inhaled them. Read More
(1)
Rating: 5 stars
10/20/2019
I just made my second meal with my small air fryer. I had 2 long all-beef wieners that were frozen. I put them in the microwave on defrost for 2 minutes, which thawed them just enough for easier cutting. I cut them in half and placed them in the air fryer at 400 degrees. I set the timer for 5 minutes. Then because I really like them really browned, I turned them and cooked them for another 3 minutes. They were perfect for me and my husband. Read More
Rating: 5 stars
03/15/2021
Simple and quick! I highly recommend using all beef hot dogs, and quality buns. I've tried just regular every day ballpark hot dogs, and store brand buns. The buns were a bit too dry. The hotdogs were good but the all beef? OMG they were to die for! Will make these again and again! Read More