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Air Fryer Garlic Parmesan Chicken

Air Fryer Garlic Parmesan Chicken Tender

This Air Fryer Garlic Parmesan Chicken Tender is quick and easy to make for dinner. By cooking with the air fryer, it cuts down the usage of oil, and hence it is healthier. Don't worry; they are still as flavourful as the oil-fried version.
Prep Time 5 mins
Cook Time 15 mins
Total Time 20 mins
Course Main Course
Cuisine American
Servings 1 person


  • Air Fryer


  • 1/2 lb Chicken Breast
  • 2 clove Garlic (crushed)
  • 3 tbsp Italian Breadcrumbs
  • 1 large Egg
  • 3 tbsp Potato starch
  • 2 tbsp Parmesan cheese
  • 1/2 tsp Salt
  • 1/2 tsp Pepper


  • Slice the chicken breast into smaller pieces
  • In a mixing bowl, add the chicken, garlic, salt, and pepper. Keep it in the fridge and marinate for at least 1 hour.
  • In a separate shallow bowl, add parmesan cheese into breadcrumbs. Stir and ensure they combine well.
  • In another shallow bowl, add the potato starch.
  • In another separate bowl, beat an egg and mix well.
  • Dredge the sliced chicken with starch, dip in┬áthe egg mixture, then coat thinly with breadcrumbs mixture.
  • Preheat the air fryer for 5 minutes at 360F. Lightly coat the air fryer basket with oil.
  • Place the chicken into the air fryer basket on a single layer. Cook for 10 minutes at 360F. Then increase the temperature to 400F. Cook for another 3-4 minutes or until golden and crispy.
  • Serve the Air Fryer Garlic Parmesan Chicken Tender with your favorite pasta or any side dishes that you love.
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