Can You Air Fry Eggs?

If you’re an air fryer owner, then you’re likely always on the lookout for new and innovative ways to use your appliance. So, can you air fry eggs? The answer is yes – and it’s a quick and easy way to cook up a delicious breakfast or snack. Keep reading for instructions on how to make air fry eggs.

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What are the popular ways of cooking eggs for breakfast?


Some of the most popular options for cooking eggs include scrambled eggs, sunny side up eggs, omelette, and boiled eggs. Each type of egg has its own unique taste and texture that can greatly improve the overall meal.

Scrambled eggs are a great option for those who want something warm and filling. These eggs are typically cooked in a pan with some butter or oil and can be seasoned with various spices and herbs to add more flavor.

Sunny side-up eggs are another popular breakfast option that involves cooking an egg over easy. The egg white will be fully cooked while the yolk remains runny, which makes it great for dipping toast.

Omelette is a great option if you are looking for something light and fresh. It usually consists of eggs, cheese, onions, green peppers, and any other ingredients that can be cooked over high heat in an omelette pan until the egg is fully cooked and the filling is warmed through.

Boiled eggs are another popular choice as they are easy to prepare and are very healthy. They can be seasoned with salt and pepper or other herbs for extra flavor.

Today, I am going to show you the different ways to air fry eggs in an air fryer.

How to cook a hard-boiled egg in air fryer?

Before we start, let’s have a look at the ingredients needed. You only need one ingredient for this recipe.

  • Eggs

Follow these steps to cook air fryer hardboiled eggs:

Preheat the air fryer to 250°F.

Place the eggs into the air fryer. Cook for 13 minutes for a softer yolk and 17 minutes for a more solid yolk. You may adjust the timing to get the doneness you prefer. Different air fryers may have different results so you may have to try them out a few times to get the exact doneness you prefer.

hardboiled eggs in air fryer

After being cooked, the egg’s outer shell may have raised spots on it. However, that’s simply because the heated air is flowing rapidly and applying pressure to the egg shells. It’s quite normal for this to happen.

Once the eggs are cooked, place them into a bowl of ice water immediately to stop them from cooking. You should be able to peel the egg shells easier by doing this.

eggs in water

Peel and enjoy your air fryer hardboiled eggs.

air fryer hardboiled eggs

How to cook aiR FRYER SCRAMBLED egg?

You only need 3 simple ingredients for this air fryer scrambled egg recipe.

  • Eggs
  • Milk
  • Butter
  • Salt and Pepper to taste

Set the air fryer to 300F and place the butter in an air fryer pan. Cook for about 2 minutes until the butter melted.

While the butter is melting, crack the eggs into a bowl and add the milk, and whisk. Then add salt and pepper to taste.

Add the mixture into the air fryer pan, and cook at 300F for 2 minutes.

scrambled eggs

After 2 minutes, open the air fryer basket, and stir the eggs around with a small plastic or silicone spatula.

Put the basket back into the air fryer and cook for another 2 minutes.

After 2 minutes, stir the eggs again and cook for another 2 minutes.

air fryer scrambled eggs

Remove from the pan and enjoy!

How to cook aiR FRYER FRIED egg?

This recipe is so simple and you only need 2 ingredients to make it.

  • Eggs
  • Butter
  • Salt and Pepper to taste

Set the air fryer to 350F and place the butter in an air fryer pan. Cook for about 1 minute until the butter melted.

eggs in air fryer pan

Add the cracked eggs into the pan and cook at 350F for 4 to 5 minutes for a runny yolk and 6 to 7 minutes for a solid yolk.

air fryer fried eggs

Once done, serve and add salt and pepper to taste.

HOW TO MAKE AIR FRYER OMELETTE?

Before we start cooking the air fry egg omelette. Let’s have a look at the ingredients.

  • Eggs
  • Milk
  • Butter
  • Green onions
  • Tomatoes
  • Cooked Chicken Meat

Prepare the ingredients by chopping them into small pieces.

Place the butter in an air fryer pan. Set the air fryer temperature to 400F. Cook for about 2 minutes until the butter melted. This step will act as preheating of the air fryer.

While the air fryer is preheating, break the eggs into a bowl, then add milk. Whisk till well mixed.

Add chopped green onions, tomatoes, and chopped cooked chicken meat.

Add some salt and pepper to taste. Stir and mix well.

egg mixture

Pour the egg mixture into the air fryer pan. Cook for 7-8 minutes at 400F.

air fryer omelette

Once cooked, take the air fry egg omelet out carefully and serve.

So, there you have it. You can air fry eggs and they turn out delicious! If you don’t own an air fryer yet, what are you waiting for? They are affordable and make cooking a breeze. You may give these air fryers a try.


Air Fryer Eggs

Air Fryer Eggs

If you're an air fryer owner, then you're likely always on the lookout for new and innovative ways to use your appliance. So, can you air fry eggs? The answer is yes – and it's a quick and easy way to cook up a delicious breakfast or snack.
Prep Time 3 mins
Cook Time 10 mins
Total Time 13 mins
Course Breakfast
Cuisine American
Servings 4

Equipment

  • Air Fryer

Ingredients
  

Air Fryer Hardboiled Eggs

  • 6 Eggs

Air Fryer Scrambled Eggs

  • 3 Eggs
  • 1 tsp Butter
  • 1/4 cup Milk

Air Fryer Fried Eggs

  • 2 Eggs
  • 1 tsp Butter

Air Fryer Egg Omelette

  • 4 Eggs
  • 1/4 cup Milk
  • 1 tsp Butter
  • 2 sprig Green onions
  • 1 Tomato
  • 1/4 cup Cooked Chicken Meat

Instructions
 

Air Fryer Hardboiled Eggs

  • Preheat the air fryer to 250°F.
  • Place the eggs into the air fryer. Cook for 13 minutes for a softer yolk and 17 minutes for a more solid yolk. You may adjust the timing to get the doneness you prefer. Different air fryers may have different results so you may have to try them out a few times to get the exact doneness you prefer.
  • After being cooked, the egg's outer shell may have raised spots on it. However, that's simply because the heated air is flowing rapidly and applying pressure to the egg shells. It's quite normal for this to happen.
  • Once the eggs are cooked, place them into a bowl of ice water immediately to stop them from cooking. You should be able to peel the egg shells easier by doing this.
  • Peel and enjoy your air fryer hardboiled eggs.

Air Fryer Scrambled Eggs

  • Set the air fryer to 300F and place the butter in an air fryer pan. Cook for about 2 minutes until the butter melted.
  • While the butter is melting, crack the eggs into a bowl and add the milk, and whisk. Then add salt and pepper to taste.
  • Add the mixture into the air fryer pan, and cook at 300F for 2 minutes.
  • After 2 minutes, open the air fryer basket, and stir the eggs around with a small plastic or silicone spatula.
  • Put the basket back into the air fryer and cook for another 2 minutes.
  • After 2 minutes, stir the eggs again and cook for another 2 minutes.
  • Remove from the pan and enjoy!

Air Fryer Fried Eggs

  • Set the air fryer to 350F and place the butter in an air fryer pan. Cook for about 1 minute until the butter melted.
  • Add the cracked eggs into the pan and cook at 350F for 4 to 5 minutes for a runny yolk and 6 to 7 minutes for a solid yolk.
  • Once done, serve and add salt and pepper to taste

Air Fryer Egg Omelette

  • Prepare the ingredients by chopping them into small pieces.
  • Place the butter in an air fryer pan. Set the air fryer temperature to 400F. Cook for about 2 minutes until the butter melted. This step will act as preheating of the air fryer.
  • While the air fryer is preheating, break the eggs into a bowl, then add milk. Whisk till well mixed.
  • Add chopped green onions, tomatoes, and chopped cooked chicken meat.
  • Add some salt and pepper to taste. Stir and mix well.
  • Pour the egg mixture into the air fryer pan. Cook for 7-8 minutes at 400F.
  • Once cooked, take the air fry egg omelet out carefully and serve.
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