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    17 Airfryer Recipes You Need To Try

    AKA, how to use that Airfryer you got for Christmas.

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    1. Garlic Baked Potatoes

    Top with cheese, butter, bacon bits, or simply a sprinkle of sea salt. Recipe here.

    2. Crispy Brussels Sprouts

    If your Brussels sprouts are on the larger side, slice them into thirds to make sure you don't end up with any hard, uncooked sections. Recipe here.

    3. Chicken Fried Rice

    All of the fried rice goodness, without the greased up stovetop (and oil-splattered shirt) to deal with. Recipe here.

    4. Spicy Chicken Empanadas

    Makes about 10 empanadas you can have for breakfast, lunch, or dinner. Recipe here.

    5. Parmesan Dill Fried Pickle Chips

    Dill pickles + panko bread crumbs = Salty, savory, and crunchy chips you can't get at any grocery store. Recipe here.

    6. 3-Ingredient Fried Catfish

    Make sure to thoroughly dry all moisture from your fish so the fish fry seasoning can stick to the fish. Recipe here.

    7. Bang Bang Shrimp

    The star of this dish, TBH, is this bang bang sauce made with Greek yogurt, Sriracha, and sweet chili sauce. Recipe here.

    8. Lemon Pepper Chicken

    The more garlic, the better, amiright? Recipe here.

    9. Greek Spanakopita Pie (Spinach and Turkey Pie)

    Have any leftover vegetables? Toss them onto filo pastry and airfry it. Recipe here.

    10. Potato Latke Bites

    The trick to these perfectly shaped latke bites is a silicone mold, which is Airfryer-safe and easy to clean. Recipe here.

    11. Perfect Sweet Potato Chips

    The Airfryer was honestly MADE for the humble potato, and we are here for these crispy sweet potato chips. 🙌 Recipe here.

    12. Jalapeño Poppers

    Crispy, creamy, and oh-so-spicy. Recipe here.

    13. Buffalo Cauliflower

    Four ingredients (cauliflower, panko, butter, buffalo sauce) and 20 minutes is all it takes to make these. Recipe here.

    14. Flourless Fried Chicken

    These healthyish drumsticks use an oats-and-cauliflower crumb to achieve a perfectly crispy texture. Recipe here.

    15. Crunchy Basil Croutons

    One of the best uses for your Airfryer is for quick projects like this one, which repurposes stale bread to create crunchy, slightly zesty, basil-topped croutons. Recipe here.

    16. Ranch Kale Chips

    Amazing what two tablespoons of oil and some vegan ranch seasoning can do to tough kale. Recipe here.

    17. Breakfast Pockets

    This breakfast pocket is a great meal for adding any leftover vegetables and meats you've got sitting in the fridge. Recipe here.