Air fryers are great for cooking a variety of food, but one topic with had questions about is frozen food. We all love the convenience of grabbing something from the freezer, and the quick cooking times of the air fryer make it the most attractive appliance to use, it also provides the best results. So quickest and best, nice. Below we have outlined what we have found to work with frozen foods, the times an temperatures we use. Air fryers do seem to vary a little by brand, so if you have any of your own suggestions, please mention them in the comments section.
So to answer the question, can you cook frozen foods in an air fryer? Yes, yes you can.
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Frozen French Fries: 14-18 minutes, 400F
Thin fries: 14 minutes, 400F
Thick fries: 18 minutes, 400F
Frozen Chicken Wings: 9 minutes, 400F
Frozen Shrimp: 9 minutes, 400F
Frozen Mozzarella Sticks: 8 minutes, 400F
Frozen Fish Fillet (0.5 inch thickness): 14 minutes, 400F
Frozen Corn Dog: 10 minutes, 400F
Foster Farms Frozen Corn Dogs: 12 minutes, 300F
Frozen Burritos: 10 minutes, 400F
Frozen Hash Browns: 10 minutes, 400F
Frozen Tater Tots: 10 minutes, 400F
Frozen Chicken Tenders: 10 minutes, 400F
Is your next meal not on the list? Have a look at our Air Fryer Cooking Time and Temperature Conversion Calculator for our general guidelines. Look in the comments below for fellow air fryers’ suggestions and please add your own to help other readers. Don’t forget to join us on Facebook.