Easy Air Fryer Recipe For Chicken Drumsticks
Do you enjoy eating Crispy Fried Chicken Drumsticks but worry about putting on weight? These air fryer fried chicken drumsticks are crispy on the outside and so juicy and tender on the inside! They taste like real fried chicken but are healthier as they are cooked using a healthier methods using less oil. These are perfect treat for every fried chicken lover who whats to eat a bit healthier without losing flavor!
If you’ve never had air fried chicken, it might sound a bit funny – because the food in an air fryer isn’t fried – it is more like ultra-convection broiled. You just need a little bit of oil to make them crispy!
How to make air fryer fried chicken? Here’s the easy air fried chicken drumsticks recipe –
These air fried chicken legs are made with buttermilk and have a crispy and slightly spicy breadcrumb crust.
- Put chicken with buttermilk and refrigerate for 30 minutes.
- Combine spices and breadcrumbs in a bowl. Dip chicken pieces in the breadcrumb mixture.
- Put the chicken pieces in a single layer in the air fryer (don’t overcrowd the basket) and fry for 20 minutes.
- Brush with butter after 10 minutes.
- Check for doneness and serve.
This easy and tasty air fryer fried chicken drumsticks recipe will surely become one of your very favorite dishes to make. You can use this air fryer recipe for other chicken dishes like air fried chicken tenders, air fried chicken wings etc.
It tastes so good you won’t believe it’s made with much less fat!
The air fryer is nice and light and with very little oil, you too can get healthy, crisped fried chicken. And, it saves you a ton of time, because it doesn’t require you to wait for the oven to preheat, and the dishes quickly cook, compared to the oven. They are awesomely easy to clean (some even pop into the dishwasher) – and so simple to use.