How Cook Frozen Sausages in Airfryer

I don’t know about you, but sometimes, cooking breakfast for my family can be a chore. While I often resort to grab-and-go breakfasts during the week, it’s nice to have a hot breakfast on a Saturday or Sunday morning, or, my personal favorite, breakfast for dinner. But the task of cooking scrambled eggs, bacon, sausage, and pancakes is daunting after a long work week. But my struggles have ended. I now cook frozen sausages in airfryer.

The Benefits of Cooking Frozen Sausage in Airfryer

First, it’s efficient. In as little as five minutes, I can prepare sausage straight from the freezer in my air fryer. While the sausage is cooking, I can focus on other foods, like scrambling eggs and making the pancakes on the stove. I’m guilty of focusing on too many foods at once, and the results usually include rubbery eggs or charred pancakes.

Second, the air fryer drastically reduces the odor. With stove prep, my house will smell like breakfast sausage all day long. Thanks to the odor reducing properties of air frying, the odor stays inside the air fryer, keeping my kitchen from smelling like sausage.

Third, preparing frozen sausages in airfryer reduces grease. When prepared in the skillet, sausages swim in their own grease and absorb it. The options to remove the grease are limited to blotting with a paper towel. However, in the air fryer, the grease falls into the bottom of the unit, so you can enjoy your breakfast without all the grease.

Ingredients for Cooking Frozen Sausage in Airfryer

  • 1 package of your favorite frozen sausage patties


  • Remove frozen sausages from package and line the bottom of your air fryer basket.
  • Depending on the size of the patties, cook at 400 degrees for 5-10 minutes, flipping once halfway through.
  • Plate and enjoy!

Review Power Air Fryer XL, 5.3 Quart

The two main perks of air frying are enjoying the fried foods you love with only a fraction of the fat and fast, even cooking. However, as I’ve said before, not all Air Fryers are created equal. While there are pros and cons to each air fryer brand, I was, admittedly, disappointed with the Power Air Fryer XL.

Like many people, I fell victim to late-night marketing ploys designed to sell this As-Seen-On-TV air fryer. It looked sleek, easy-to-use and appeared to be a great size for cooking meals for my family. At almost $150, I had expected a higher quality, more durable product than the one I received. Overall, I feel that this machine did not deliver.

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Specifications of the Power Air Fryer XL

  • 15.5 x 14 x 13.7 inches
  • 16.05 lbs
  • 5.3 Quart capacity (serves 4-6 people)
  • Rapid Air Technology
  • Digital timer and automatic shutoff
  • 7 pre-set programs
  • Digital controls
  • Dishwasher Safe


As far as cooking goes, I will say that this is one area in which the Power Air Fryer XL does a great job. I have no complaints about the efficiency or evenness of the cooking. From 2 lbs of chicken wings to a head of broccoli, this machine delivers accurate cooking times and temperatures, preparing food cooks quickly and evenly. This machine’s larger capacity allows users to cook more food than smaller units while still delivering a perfect,, crisp finish.


I have owned the Power Air Fryer XL for a little over two months. Before I criticize, I will preface my opinion by pointing out that I often travel with my air fryers. I place them in a box and then inside the hatch of my SUV or the trunk of my husband’s car and travel to visit and relatives. We do a lot of cooking, and I bring my air fryer as an extra “oven” for large meals.

While my other air fryers have proven to be durable, the Power Air Fryer XL proved to be sub par. I haven’t had any trouble with the digital screens, buttons, or cooking process, but the sleek black plastic panel on the machine broke after the basket slid from my hand. It landed hard on the counter, sending the front panel flying. At first, I thought it had simply popped off, but I soon discovered that the plastic latches that held it in place had broken in the fall.

To give an idea of how it stacks up against the competition, I will say that I have found other brands to be made with higher quality, more durable products. For example, the basket of my FrenchMay fryer slid out of place while I was getting it out of my car at my mother’s house. It fell from approximately three feet in the air, clattered to the concrete driveway, and rolled down the steep driveway. The FrenchMay product didn’t even have a scratch and still slides in and out of the unit flawlessly. In comparison, I found the Power Air Fryer to be disappointing where quality is concerned.

With that said, most people don’t travel with their air fryers, like I do. Most people don’t have an air frying website to maintain that requires them to take their air fryers with them wherever they go. However, the Power Air Fryer XL panel broke not in transport but while setting stable on a counter top.

Ease of Cleaning

Like other brands, the basket and cradle for the Power Air Fryer XL is dishwasher safe, which makes clean up a breeze. The basket is made of non-stick material, so food rarely sticks to the basket. Even without using the dishwasher, cleaning the basket and crasle of the air fryer is as simple as wiping it down with a cloth and warm soapy water.

Ease of Use

My biggest pet-peeve with any small appliance is small, overlooked details that could have made my  life easier. As a recovering perfectionist, nothing irritates me more than some small, unnecessary struggle that frustrates me. Such is the case with the basket and cradle of the Power Air Fryer XL. In order to slide the basket into the unit, you must lift the basket and find the perfect angle, ort the basket simply will not lock into place. Though this may seem like a small-scale issue, having to try three or four times to slide the basket into place while trying to manage side dishes on the stove or in the oven can make a small-scale issue a large-scale frustration when the potatoes boil over on the stove top.

In addition, I found the digital touchscreen overly sensitive and more difficult to use than similar features on other brands. While the digital screen may seem sleek and modern at first, it took me several uses to finally get the hang of how to adjust the temperature and times.

Meal Size

One strong feature of the Power Air Fryer XL is its cooking capacity. We opted for the larger basket size, which holds 5.3 quarts of food, and I am not sorry. While smaller units are okay for one or two servings, the larger capacity finishes off 3-6 servings with even cooking. In my opinion, one of the most difficult foods to cook in the air fryer is chicken wings. Because they are bulky and still contain bones, smaller units simply can’t handle enough to feed my family, and if you’re not careful, you’ll spend an hour trying to cook them. However, with the Power Air Fryer XL, you can cook a full 2-pound bag of wings in about 25-30 minutes. As long as you turn the chicken a couple of times, they cook evenly without needed extra time.


While the Power Air Fryer XL does a great job cooking 4-6 servings of food quickly and evenly, I found the quality and ease of use to fall short of the competition. For a larger-capacity air fryer, recommends the Phillips brand, and for a smaller capacity unit, we recommend the Chefman. With that said, the Phillips brand will cost twice as much as the Power Air Fryer XL, so for the pricetag, the Power Air Fryer brand is not a bad choice.

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How to Fix Hot Dogs in Airfryer

If you’re not a fan of boiled or microwaved hot dogs, save yourselves the time it takes to heat up the grill. Simply cook your hot dogs in airfryer.

Cooking your hot dogs in the airfryer takes less time than boiling or grilling, and you can avoid the rubbery texture of one prepared in the microwave. With your air fryer’s non-stick basket, you’ll save yourself a ton of clean-up time when compared to scrubbing the grime from your grill or cleaning exploded bits from the microwave.

Plus, it takes only five minutes in airfryer.

The result is a mess free quick dinner your family will love. The same cooking instructions apply to brats, Polish Sausage, and Turkey or Chicken dogs. Though we didn’t air fry traditional hot dogs, we made Cheddar Brats, which are larger in size and more flavorful, especially for cheese lovers. The cook time, temperature, and results were the same!

Ingredients for Hot Dogs in Airfryer

  • 1 pack of your favorite hot dogs or brats


  • Spray your basket with non-stick cooking spray or oil, if necessary
  • Place 4-6 hot dogs in the basket (depending on the size of your fryer).
  • Cook the hot dogs at 390 degrees for 5 minutes.
  • Plate and enjoy!

Review FrenchMay A370 Airfryer

Air frying has changed my life. There. I said it. With a career that keeps me busy and a family to care for, the ability to cook healthy meals in a timely manner is one of my top priorities. Air frying allows me to do just that. With little to no preheating required and little to no oil needed, I can cook nutritious meals in an air fryer in half the time it would take to use an oven. With perks like that, it isn’t difficult to understand why I’m sold on air frying. The following is a review of the FrenchMay Air Fryer.