Best Air Fryer Chicken Recipes

The Best easy-to-make Air Fryer Chicken Recipes to Cook For Dinner families with simple ingredients. A selection of fast, easy, and crazy simple chicken recipes for weeknight dinners. Sticky chicken wings, air fryer chicken tenders, or air fryer chicken fajitas!
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Air Fryer Turkish Chicken Shish Kebabs
Air Fryer Chicken Skewers, also known as Shish Kebabs, are a fantastic way to enjoy grilling flavors with minimal fuss right in your kitchen. Quick to prepare and evenly cooked, they deliver that delicious, slightly charred taste we all love. Perfect for a weeknight dinner or a weekend treat, these skewers will quickly become a favorite. Made with marinated chicken breast or thigh pieces threaded onto bamboo skewers and cooked in an air fryer with vegetables, these Chicken Shish Kebabs are both simple and tasty. The marinade typically contains milk or yogurt, olive oil, tomato paste, red pepper paste, and a few spices. They're perfect for entertaining, as you can prep them a day ahead and cook them fresh on the day of your gathering.
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Air Fryer Crispy Chicken Tenders
These Chicken Tenders fried in Air Fryer are a hit with the whole family! They’re crispy on the outside, tender inside, and perfect for busy weeknights. they’re bursting with flavor, super easy to whip up, and ready in just 20 minutes. And the best part? They’re way healthier than the deep-fried version! Air fryers are fantastic for whipping up healthier versions of your favorite deep-fried dishes. These air fryer chicken tenders come out perfectly crispy and golden, just like the ones you get at restaurants, but with far better health benefits.
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Air Fryer Chicken Skewers - Shish Kebabs
Air Fryer Chicken Skewers, also known as Shish Kebabs, are a fantastic way to bring the joy of grilling into your kitchen with minimal fuss. They’re quick to prepare, cook evenly, and deliver that delicious, slightly charred taste we all love. Perfect for a weeknight dinner or a weekend treat, these skewers will become a favorite in no time. These Chicken Shish Kebabs are made with marinated chicken breast or thigh pieces, threaded into bamboo skewers, and then cooked in an air fryer with some vegetables. The simple marinade for these kebabs typically contains milk or yogurt mixed with olive oil, tomato paste, red pepper paste, and a few spices. They are perfect for entertaining your dinner guests. You can prep them a day ahead and cook them on the day of your gathering.
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The Most Delicious Chicken Fajitas in Air Fryer
Whip up these quick, easy, and healthy Air Fryer Chicken Fajitas for a fun family Mexican feast! If you need a delicious weeknight dinner ready in just 15 minutes, these Chicken Fajitas are perfect. With tender, juicy chicken and perfectly cooked veggies, this recipe offers a hassle-free option for a satisfying meal the whole family will love. For tasty and healthy chicken fajitas, your air fryer can be your new best friend.
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Air Fryer Chicken Fajitas - Quick and Easy Recipes
Whip up these quick, super easy, and healthy Air Fryer Chicken Fajitas for a fun family Mexican feast! Perfect for a delicious weeknight dinner ready in just 15 minutes, these Chicken Fajitas in the Air Fryer are a game-changer. With tender, juicy chicken pieces and perfectly cooked veggies, this recipe makes for a hassle-free, fulfilling meal that the entire family will love. When it comes to chicken fajitas, the air fryer is your new best friend, delivering a dish that's both tasty and healthy.
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Air Fryer Chicken Fajitas Recipe
Whip up these quick, easy, and healthy Air Fryer Chicken Fajitas for a fun family Mexican feast! Perfect for a weeknight dinner, these delicious chicken fajitas are ready in just 15 minutes. With tender, juicy chicken pieces and perfectly cooked veggies, this recipe is a hassle-free option for a satisfying meal that the whole family will love. For tasty and healthy chicken fajitas, your air fryer will become your new best friend.
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Quick and Easy Air Fryer Chicken Fajitas Recipe
Cook up these quick, super easy, and healthy Air Fryer Chicken Fajitas for a fun family Mexican feast! If you’re looking for a quick and delicious weeknight dinner that’s ready in just 15 minutes, these fantastic Chicken Fajitas in the Air Fryer are perfect for you. With tender juicy chicken pieces and perfectly cooked veggies, this recipe offers a hassle-free choice for a fulfilling weeknight meal that the entire family will love. When it comes to chicken fajitas, an air fryer can be your new best friend for a dish that’s both tasty and healthy.
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The Best Crispy Air Fryer Chicken Legs Recipe
If you're looking to master the art of cooking perfectly crispy chicken legs in your air fryer for a delightful weeknight meal, then this recipe is tailor-made for you! These air-fried chicken leg quarters are crispy on the outside and juicy on the inside, making them the perfect companion for dishes like Batata Harra and a refreshing Rocket and Parmesan Salad. Not only are chicken legs and thighs more economical than chicken breasts, but they're also bursting with flavor, and any leftovers are great for whipping up delicious recipes such as Chicken and Dumpling Soup or Creamy Chicken Enchiladas. With just 5 minutes of hands-on preparation and a few basic ingredients, which you may already have in your fridge, you're all set to create a culinary masterpiece.
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Quick and Easy Air Fryer Chicken Patties
These juicy Air Fryer Chicken Patties are not only delicious but also incredibly easy to prepare, ready in just 20 minutes—a lifesaver for busy weeknight dinners! Juggling work and family responsibilities can leave little time for cooking, but incorporating these patties into my weekly meals has made dinner time stress-free. Compared to traditional dishes, these savory patties cook up much quicker, making them ideal for hectic weeknights or leisurely weekends.
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Crispy Air Fryer Chicken Leg Quarters (Bone in)
If you want to learn how to make perfectly crispy chicken legs in your air fryer for a delightful weeknight meal, this recipe is tailor-made for you! With a crispy exterior and juicy interior, these air-fried chicken leg quarters pair wonderfully with Batata Harra and a side of Rocket and Parmesan Salad. Not only are chicken legs and thighs more budget-friendly than breasts, but they're also packed with flavor, and any leftovers are perfect for whipping up tasty dishes like Chicken and Dumpling Soup or Creamy Chicken Enchiladas. With just 5 minutes of hands-on prep time and a few basic ingredients, which you likely already have in your fridge, you'll be on your way to a delicious meal in no time.
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How to Make Chicken Patties in Air Fryer
Learn how to make these delightful and juicy Air Fryer Chicken Patties with this simple recipe! They are a breeze to prepare and ready in just 20 minutes—a fantastic option for weeknight dinners! Balancing work and family responsibilities can leave little time for cooking nutritious meals. However, since incorporating air fryer chicken patties into my weekly menu, dinner preparation has become effortless. These flavorful patties cook much quicker than conventional dishes, making them ideal for busy weeknights or relaxed weekends.
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Extra Crispy Juicy Air Fryer Whole Chicken
This Air Fryer whole chicken bursts with flavor, boasting extra crispy skin and juicy, tender meat. This foolproof recipe requires just a few basic ingredients and is ready in an hour, making it ideal for weeknight family dinners, intimate gatherings, or leisurely Sunday lunches. I often prepare a larger chicken than needed to ensure there's plenty of leftover meat for various meals. It's an excellent choice for whipping up quick weeknight dinners or packed lunches.
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Crispy Air Fryer Chicken Legs (Bone in)
If you're looking to master the art of cooking perfectly crispy chicken legs in your air fryer for a delightful weeknight meal, this recipe is tailored just for you! With a crispy exterior and tender interior, these air-fried chicken leg quarters pair wonderfully with Batata Harra and a side of Rocket and Parmesan Salad. Not only are chicken legs and thighs more economical than breasts, but they also boast rich flavor, and any leftovers can be repurposed into mouthwatering dishes like Chicken and Dumpling Soup or Creamy Chicken Enchiladas. With just 5 minutes of hands-on preparation and a few basic ingredients, which you likely already have in your fridge, you're all set to create a delicious meal.
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Air Fryer Breaded Chicken Cutlets Recipe
These crispy breaded air fryer chicken cutlets are all about achieving that perfect crunch on the outside and juicy tenderness on the inside. They're incredibly easy to make, taking only 24 minutes, making them ideal for busy weeknights! Enjoy these crispy and flavorful breaded chicken breasts with some veggies, alongside pasta, or sandwiched in a burger bun.
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Homemade Juicy Air Fryer Chicken Patties
These juicy Air Fryer Chicken Patties are both delicious and easy to prepare, ready in just 20 minutes—ideal for busy weeknights! Juggling work and family responsibilities can leave little time for cooking nutritious meals. However, since incorporating air fryer chicken patties into my weekly menu, dinner has become a breeze. These flavorful patties cook much faster than traditional dishes, making them a perfect choice for hectic evenings or leisurely weekends.