9 Air-Fryer Snacks You ll Want to Make Every Day

Air-Fryer Pickles

For extra-crispy pickles, drain off any excess liquid, pat the pickles dry, then cook immediately after dredging them. This way, the moisture won't soak into the breading. For maximum crunch, toast the breadcrumbs before coating the pickles.

Air-Fryer Tortilla Chips

This is one of those air-fryer snacks that couldn't be easier to make. Just slice store-bought corn tortillas into triangles, place them in the air-fryer basket, spray with cooking spray, sprinkle with salt, then air fry for 10 minutes.

Air-Fryer Chicken Wings

Fresh chicken wings work best for this recipe. If you have frozen chicken wings, follow these instructions for cooking frozen foods in an air fryer.

Air-Fryer Spinach Feta Turnovers

On those nights when you're craving spanakopita but don't feel like spending an hour in the kitchen, this air-fryer appetizer is here to save the day.

Bacon-Wrapped Avocado Wedges

Believe it or not, even avocado can get a makeover in an air fryer. This two-ingredient recipe is also gluten-free and keto, so your friends with dietary restrictions can enjoy it too.

Air-Fryer Corn Dogs

While we applaud you for wanting to make homemade corn dogs from scratch, when it comes to these air-fryer snacks, it's best to use frozen corn dogs to make sure the texture turns out right.

Zucchini Pizza Fritters

In addition to the air fryer, you'll need a box grater and cheesecloth to make this recipe. The result is a veggie packed, healthy air-fryer snack that really does taste like pizza.


This takeout favorite is surprisingly easy to whip up at home with the help of your air fryer, of course. Add fennel seeds, crushed coriander seeds, caraway seeds or amchur for an authentic depth of flavor in these air-fryer appetizers.

Air-Fryer Calamari

Like shrimp, calamari can get tough and rubbery if cooked too long. To make sure it's tender, cook the calamari quickly at high heat, and check frequently to make sure it doesn't overcook.