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Air Fryer Fried Okra

Rated as 4.86 out of 5 Stars

"Fried okra made easy in an air fryer without the guilt or mess of using a deep fryer."
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30 m servings 191
Original recipe yields 4 servings


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  1. Place egg in a shallow dish and beat; gently stir in sliced okra.
  2. Combine cornmeal and flour in a gallon-size resealable plastic bag. Drop 5 slices of okra in the cornmeal mixture, zip the bag, and shake. Remove breaded okra to a plate. Repeat with remaining okra slices.
  3. Preheat air fryer to 400 degrees F (200 degrees C). Place 1/2 the breaded okra slices in the basket of the air fryer and spray with cooking spray. Cook 4 minutes. Shake the basket and mist okra with cooking spray again. Cook an additional 4 minutes. Shake the basket one last time and cook for 2 minutes. Remove the okra from the basket and salt to taste.
  4. Repeat with remaining okra slices.

Nutrition Facts

Per Serving: 191 calories; 2 37.4 6 46 64 Full nutrition

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It is healthier than deep frying them but they do not taste the same at all. I should have added some more seasoning. I will try this next time to see if it is better. tip- keep covering the o...

Yes add some heat fog dipping!

Very quick and easy!

Delicious and super easy!! I did add some spices to the cornmeal mixture. Thanks!

I used bread crumbs instead seasoned with my cajun essence.