15 Air Fryer Chicken Recipes That Are Simple and Easy
15 of the Best Chicken Recipes in the Air Fryer
Chicken is one of the best and trickiest foods to make in the air fryer! Are you surprised?
If you don’t do it right, your chicken will dry out and dinner is ruined. That’s why I am here for you!
Check out this YouTube video where I share 3 tips to making the best chicken in the air fryer. Then, continue reading to discover 15 chicken recipes that you can make in the air fryer!
15 Air Fryer Chicken Recipes
How to Make Air Fryer Chicken Breasts
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Quick & Easy Air Fryer Chicken Wings
Tasty Air Fryer Chicken and Veggies with Balsamic Marinade
Crispy and Delicious Air Fryer Chicken Parmesan- Ready in 20 minutes!
Honey Mustard Grilled Chicken Recipe
The Best Air Fryer Whole Chicken
Creamy Baked Chicken Taquitos Recipe
Crunchy and Healthy Air Fryer Popcorn Chicken (No Oil)
Hibachi Style Chicken with Yum Yum Sauce in the Air Fryer
Simple Air Fryer Chicken Tenders Recipe
The Crispiest Air Fryer Fried Chicken
Top Air Fryer Questions When Cooking Chicken Breast Recipes
Why is my chicken not crispy in the air fryer?
Generally, if you are not cooking the chicken at a high enough temperature your chicken might not get as crispy as you’d like.
Try spraying the chicken with a little olive oil at the end and bumping up the temperature another 10-20 degrees for 2-3 minutes and then you should see the chicken get more crispy.
What types of seasonings should I use for an air fryer chicken breast recipe?
My go-to spices when trying to quickly flavor a piece of chicken breast are either kosher salt, paprika, garlic powder, onion powder, a little flour, black pepper, lemon pepper, or any other seasoning blend I have in the cabinet.
Lemon juice is also a great way to bump up the flavor without excess ingredients and sodium.
Can I put raw chicken in an air fryer?
When you are looking to air fry chicken it can be either raw chicken(either fresh or frozen) or even just plain chicken nuggets. Just make sure that you are pulling the air fryer basket out to check the internal temperature of the chicken with an instant read thermometer.
Can I undercook chicken in the air fryer?
You most definitely can, which is why it is important to use an instant read thermometer to check the internal temperature and make sure that the chicken is reaching at least 160 degrees F or 72 degrees C.
How do you store already made chicken?
Once you have cooked your protein, store the leftovers in an airtight container for storage until later. You can keep it in the refrigerator for up to 5 days or a total time of 3 months in the freezer.
However, if you choose to freeze the chicken, the freezer bags are a great way to minimize space, plus you can write on the bag in nutrition information you might need as well as the date!
After a lot of trial and error, I finally figured out how to cook juicy chicken breast in the air fryer. And, I know you can too! If you have chicken and an air fryer, then it is time to try these recipes. You got this! Share with me which recipe you are going to try first!
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Head over to YouTube to watch me make these and more air fryer recipes!