Recently, I wondered if we could cook SPAM in the air fryer (yes, the meat in the can). It’s not a regular staple in my diet, but I like it
Air fryers make great gifts and we know a lot of people receive them this time of year. How do we know? Visitors to AirFrying.net increase starting Christmas day as new air fryer owners start using their new appliances.
Air Fryer Tips
We thought we’d pull together our best recommendations to make it easy to get started with your new air fryer. Once you make your first batch of perfectly crispy tater tots or see how easy it is to cook a whole chicken, we know you’ll fall in love with it – then wonder why you didn’t get one sooner!
Know The Time and Temp
A lot of people love using the air fryer to quickly prepare frozen convenience foods – I know that’s one of my favorite things about them! Check out – and bookmark! – our handy air fryer frozen food cooking chart.
Use The Right Oil
Yes, you can cook with less oil when using an air fryer, but sometimes you still need to use it. And it’s important to know which oils work best in an air fryer since you’re cooking at high temperatures. Pick an oil you like and use an oil mister to regulate the amount used.
Accessorize Your Air Fryer
Once you fall in love with your air fryer, you’ll want to use it all the time. Some accessories for your air fryer will make it more multi-functional and simplify using it. One of our favorite accessories is basket liners: they help with clean up and prevent food from sticking to the basket
Clean Your Air Fryer
Read about the five easy steps to cleaning your air fryer. Not only do you need to clean the basket, but the inside of the air fryer as well, especially the heating element.
Happy air frying!
I typically buy the huge bag of frozen shredded hash browns when grocery shopping. But recently, I found these Southwest hash brown patties in the frozen food section of my local Kroger and had to give them a try.
With low-carb diets that eliminate gluten on the rise, more and more people are searching for that perfect pasta substitute. While most people opt for “zoodles”, made from cold zucchini, I much prefer the savory-sweet flavor and hot temperature of spaghetti squash. There are various ways to prepare spaghetti squash, from the oven to the slow cooker, but my personal favorite method is in the air fryer. Which begs the question of how to cook spaghetti squash in the air fryer. We’re so glad you asked!
Have you ever wanted to know how to cook a frozen burrito in your air fryer? You should, because toaster ovens cook too slow, and microwaves have a tendency to make the burrito insides ooze all over the place. In just a few minutes you can have the perfect frozen burrito.
I like how our normal waffle fries turned out, so I was excited to try these Alexia sweet potato waffle fries in the air fryer. Sometimes sweet potatoes can burn in the air fryer, but I managed to keep the burning down with a few air frying tricks.
For almost a decade my wife has been vegan. Because of this, I eat vegan meals more often than not, it is just easier to cook plant-based meals for the meals that we share together. And to be honest, I can’t tell the difference half the time anyway. Especially with Beyond meat.
I truly like bagels, and I love cream cheese, so imagine my elation when I find bagels with cream cheese at my local supermarket. What intrigued me was the as seen on Shark Tank emblem on the box…Bantam Bagels Frozen Mini Stuffed Bagels
With the warm days ahead, it can’t be helped to have an appetite for burgers! Tempting isn’t it? The only downside is the greasy feeling and messy aftermath of frying the burger patties. Here’s some good news! With Air Fried Turkey Burgers, not only can you satisfy your craving, but also you can eat a healthier meal. There’s no need for cheat day when you can choose a healthier alternative for burgers! With an air fryer, you can cut the fat of the usual deep frying. Don’t worry. Making them is easy peasy. You won’t burn your hands, unlike the traditional method.
Rich in protein, omega-three fatty 1 acids, B vitamins, and potassium, air fryer salmon makes a great addition to a healthy lifestyle and will make a great addition to any healthy air fried meal. This savory fish can also aid in weight loss, reduce inflammation, prevent heart disease, and improve your brain function. Integrating this nutritious fish into your way diet is a great way to improve your overall health.
And the best part?
As the summer weather winds down, I took it upon myself to indulge in one of my favorite summertime foods–corn on the cob. Sometimes underrated due to its tendency to make a mess, sweet corn makes for a delicious dinner for most any meal. What I discovered, however, is that cooking corn on the cob in the air fryer saves me a ton of time. In fact, air fryer corn on the cob cooks in just under ten minutes.
Sometimes, nothing tastes better than a good, old-fashioned hamburger. This anytime classic meal can be dressed up or down, served with piping hot fries, a side salad, or a simple bag of your favorite chips. In the summertime, the thought of cooking out makes us want to fire up the grill, but in the off-season, in the event of rain, or simply because you want a quicker alternative, a hamburger air fried to perfection is never a bad choice!