These air fryer Christmas recipes are perfect for the holiday season. Choose among 55 air fryer Christmas dinner recipes and impress your family and guests.
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Christmas Air Fryer Recipes
Using an air fryer for your Christmas meals can help you save time and energy. It will save you stovetop and oven space while producing delicious crispy food without all the effort.
Try these Christmas air fryer recipes that are perfect for the busy holidays. We have even made air fryer green beans for delicious flavor. Also try air fryer brownie and air fryer bacon for a quick and easy recipe.
1. Air Fryer Cube Steak
Never experience dry, tough beef again with this air fryer cube steak recipe. This recipe turns inexpensive beef into perfectly seasoned tender and juicy steak. With just 5 ingredients and a few minutes in the air fryer, you can serve this delicious meal.
2. Air Fryer Turkey Breasts
This recipe lets you enjoy delicious turkey breasts without all the effort of deep frying. It results in flavorful turkey breasts with crispy skin and juicy insides. Try this air fryer turkey breast recipe and level up your holiday game.
3. Olive Garden Fried Lasagna
Put a twist to traditional lasagna and try this Olive Garden fried lasagna recipe. The lasagna in this copycat recipe is folded and breaded fried until perfectly nice and crispy. Air frying will still give you the same crispy texture while reducing the oil.
4. Air Fryer Drumsticks
Enjoy all you love about fried chicken drumsticks without having to stand over a hot stove. With this air fryer drumstick recipe, you can serve crispy and juicy chicken effortlessly. The drumsticks are perfectly seasoned, and the air fryer reduces all the fat and grease.
5. Air Fryer Boneless Chicken Wings
These air fryer boneless chicken wings have the perfect seasoning and cook so well in the air fryer. They are so crispy, juicy, and covered with delicious buffalo sauce. They are also so easy to eat without all the bones getting in the way.
6. Air Fryer Bone-In Pork Chops
Seasoned with simple ingredients, these air fryer bone-in pork chops are so juicy and flavorful. Air frying them results in golden brown pork chops, which are a healthier alternative. In 20 minutes, you can serve a delicious meal that won’t disappoint.
7. Air Fryer Boneless Pork Chops
If you like your pork chops boneless, we have the perfect recipe for you. Everyone at your holiday dinner will love these crispy and juicy air fryer boneless pork chops. They are made with just a handful of ingredients and a few minutes in the air fryer.
8. Air Fryer Cheesecake
Air fryer cheesecake makes your favorite dessert so much easier to make. Making it in the air fryer will save you so much time and oven space. It results in a light and creamy cheesecake that is perfect for Christmas.
9. Air Fryer Broccoli
Even the kids will love how delicious this air fryer broccoli recipe is. It gives broccoli the perfect crispy texture coupled with an amazing garlic flavor. It is a super healthy veggie dish full of crunch in each bite.
10. Air Fryer Salmon
If you are looking for the perfect fish dish to serve on Christmas, this recipe is for you. It is so simple to make with just a few ingredients and gets so crispy in the air fryer. Air fryer salmon is a gluten free, low carb, low calorie fish dish your family will love.
11. Air Fryer Asparagus
A bunch of air fryer asparagus is a great addition to your holiday dinner. They are very healthy and have the perfect texture and consistency. You can even make them last minute because they only take 5 minutes to cook.
12. Air Fryer Chicken Cordon Bleu
Air fryer chicken cordon bleu is a fancy chicken meal, perfect for the holidays. It is made of layers of ham, swiss cheese, and chicken breast covered with bread crumbs. It comes out extra crispy on the outside and juicy and flavorful on the inside.
13. Air Fryer Shrimp
Try this recipe for an easy and delicious meal you can add to your Christmas dinner. In just 10 minutes, you can make air fryer shrimp that will surely impress the crowd. Each shrimp is perfectly seasoned with garlic powder, paprika, Italian seasoning, salt, and pepper.
14. Air Fryer Tortilla Pizza
Impress your guests at your Christmas celebration with this air fryer tortilla pizza. All you need for this recipe are flour tortillas, marinara sauce, and your favorite toppings. Make all of your favorite pizza recipes with this easy air fryer recipe.
15. Olive Garden Toasted Ravioli
Skip takeout and make homemade Olive Garden toasted ravioli instead. This copycat recipe is full of flavor and is so easy to make, especially in the air fryer. The breading is full of Italian seasoning and is fried to perfection in the air fryer.
16. Air Fryer Steak
This steak results in a perfectly juicy and flavorful meal every time. Air fryer steak is so tender on the inside and crispy on the outside. Cooking steak has never been so easy!
17. Air Fryer Chicken Breasts
With just 5 ingredients, you can cook up tender and juicy air fryer chicken breasts. They can be made so quickly but results in flavorful chicken breasts. They are perfect for holiday dinners but are also simple enough for busy weeknights.
18. Air Fryer Baked Potatoes
If you haven’t tried air fryer baked potatoes, then you are missing out. By using the air fryer instead of the oven, you won’t have to heat your kitchen. The potatoes turn out so light and fluffy.
The perfect way to roast potatoes.
19. Air Fryer Sweet Potatoes
Air fryer sweet potatoes are a great alternative to regular potatoes. They are healthier and have a slightly sweet taste that you will love. These sweet potatoes are so light and perfectly tender on the inside.
20. Air Fryer Carrots
If you want your kids to eat more veggies at your holiday feast, try serving these air fryer carrots. They have an amazing texture and flavor that the kids will love. With just 5 easy ingredients, you can make this delicious side dish.
21. Air Fryer Fried Pickles
Make crunchy pickles even crunchier by adding panko bread crumbs and air frying them. Air fryer pickles are so delicious and perfect for any occasion. Dip them in your favorite sauce and enjoy this amazing appetizer.
22. Air Fryer Fried Shrimp
Breaded shrimp fried to a golden brown color makes this recipe so delicious. Each shrimp is covered with panko bread crumbs, giving them the perfect crisp. Serve tasty air fryer fried shrimp at your table in just 10 minutes.
23. Air Fryer Brussels Sprouts
Air fryer Brussels sprouts are so crispy on the outside and tender and flavorful on the inside. The edges are all fried to a golden brown color and are seasoned with the perfect ingredients. If you’re hesitating to try Brussels sprouts, start with this recipe.
24. Air Fryer Brats
Cooking air fryer brats takes 15 minutes and results in delicious bratwurst. They become golden brown and are so crispy outside and tender inside. All you need for this recipe is a package of uncooked bratwurst.
25. Air Fryer Cauliflower
Air fryer cauliflower proves that keto meals can taste amazing. The air fryer gives the cauliflower a perfectly crispy texture. Plus, the seasoning does not overpower but gives just the right amount of flavor.
26. Air Fryer Onion Rings
Serve your guests thick onion rings that are so crispy and delicious. The air fryer removes all the effort of deep frying and leaves you with an amazing snack. Try these air fryer onion rings that are ready in just 10 minutes.
27. Air Fryer Garlic Bread
Air fryer garlic bread is the perfect pair for your favorite holiday pasta dishes. By air frying, the bread will always come out crispy outside and soft on the inside. Get them ready in just 5 minutes.
28. The Best Air Fryer Vegetables
Toss your favorite veggies into the air fryer and make delicious air fryer vegetables. The vegetables are thoroughly covered with salt, pepper, and olive oil, giving them amazing flavor. They all have toasted brown edges and an amazing crispy texture.
29. Air Fryer Pizza Rolls
Create air fryer pizza rolls that taste deep fried but without the oil. This recipe is so quick and easy and just needs a bag of pizza rolls. It is a simple snack or dinner you can serve all year round.
30. Air Fryer French Bread Pizza
Make toasted French bread that has yummy pizza toppings with this recipe. Air fryer French bread pizza is a lot cheaper than frozen pizza and tastes amazing. You only need 4 ingredients, and you can easily make this for your family.
31. Air Fryer Buffalo Cauliflower
This air fryer buffalo cauliflower recipe will surely please the crowd at your holiday dinner. It is made with 3 ingredient and is loaded with lots of buffalo flavor.
32. Air Fryer Zucchini Chips
If you want a healthy, crispy, and salty snack for your Christmas party, try this recipe. Air fryer zucchini chips are covered with golden brown breading and parmesan cheese. Each bite is full of flavor and will impress your guests.
33. Air Fryer Meatballs
This air fryer meatballs recipe takes out all the effort needed when making meatballs. The meatballs are made with a combination of ground beef and pork sausage or ground turkey. They are seasoned with simple ingredients and can be served in minutes.
34. Air Fryer Chicken Nuggets
Make these kid friendly air fryer chicken nuggets that are healthier than regular ones. With this recipe, you can skip the oil and deep frying while still having crispy nuggets. This meal is so quick in the air fryer in just under 15 minutes.
35. Air Fryer Donut Holes
These air fryer donut holes make a great snack during the holiday season. They only need 4 ingredients and are so quick and easy to make in the air fryer.
36. Air Fryer Hamburgers
If you want hamburgers but can’t be bothered to grill, this recipe is for you. With a couple of ingredients and an air fryer, you can make delicious hamburgers in minutes. Try making these air fryer hamburgers that are cooked to perfection and are not dry.
37. Air Fryer Hot Dogs
Everyone who loves hot dogs will love this air fryer recipe. Making them in the air fryer takes just 5 minutes and results in perfectly cooked hot dogs. Go ahead and try this air fryer hot dogs recipe, and you won’t get disappointed.
38. Air Fryer Chicken Thighs
Air fryer chicken thighs will take your chicken to the next level. Each bite will fill your mouth with crispy and tender goodness. It tastes just like fried chicken thighs without all the greasy mess.
39. Air Fryer Tator Tots
This recipe will give you all love about tator tots without the oil and fats. These air fryer tator tots turn out so crispy and can be served in 15 minutes. They are a great snack addition for your next Christmas party.
40. Air Fryer Mozzarella Sticks
Enjoy crispy sticks filled with gooey mozzarella inside with this easy recipe. Each stick is covered with bread crumbs and is packed with 2 types of cheese. Everyone will go crazy over these tasty air fryer mozzarella sticks.
41. Air Fryer Chicken Tenders
Give your guests a restaurant quality snack with this delicious air fryer chicken tenders recipe. They are perfectly crispy and tender and don’t come out dry. Plus, it only takes 20 minutes to cook in the air fryer.
42. Air Fryer Fried Oreos
Satisfy your carnival cravings by making these air fryer fried Oreos at home. With just a few simple ingredients and 5 minutes in the air fryer, you will have a delicious air fried dessert.
43. Air Fryer Steak Bites
Cook your favorite steak into bite sized treats with this recipe. Air fryer steak bites are seasoned with simple ingredients and cooked in less than 15 minutes. It is a quick recipe perfect for busy holidays.
Sprinkle easy spices when serving for added flavor.
44. Air-Fryer Turkey & Mushroom Gyoza
Load your gyoza with savory ground turkey, earthy mushrooms, and briny scallops with this recipe. The combination of flavors is so good, and the air fryer gives them the perfect texture. Dip these air-fryer turkey & mushroom gyoza in a chile-garlic sauce to add just enough heat.
45. Air Fryer Pork Schnitzel
This classic German dish comes out amazingly in the air fryer. It results in an air fryer pork schnitzel that is extra crispy outside and super juicy inside. Serve it with lemon wedges for an authentic traditional experience.
46. Air Fryer Filet Mignon
This gourmet dish can be made in just a few minutes in the air fryer. It comes out perfectly all the time and tastes so tender, juicy, and loaded with flavor. Your holiday guests will be impressed with this air fryer filet mignon recipe.
47. Air Fryer Lava Cake
This impressive air fryer lava cake dessert is perfect for any special occasion and celebration. It is full of yummy decadence and has a slightly undercooked gooey molten center. Serve this at your Christmas party for an easy air fryer Christmas recipe.
48. Air Fryer Ham
The sweet glaze of this air fryer ham makes it the perfect holiday meal. It is made with just a few ingredients and cooks for less than an hour in the air fryer. It is an amazing dish that goes well with all of your other holiday meals.
49. Air Fryer Pork Tenderloin
This recipe is the best air fryer tenderloin you can try. It is seasoned with Dijon mustard, honey, paprika, chili, and garlic powder and does not need any marinating. It cooks perfectly every time in just 15 minutes and tastes amazing.
Top with brown sugar for amazing flavor.
50. Air Fryer Baked Brie with Cranberry Filling
Baked brie and cranberry is the ultimate holiday combo. This recipe combines them by filling delicious brie with sweet whole berry cranberry sauce. This air fryer baked brie with cranberry filling will become a favorite at your next Christmas dinner.
51. Air Fryer Turkey Croquettes
Transform your leftover turkey into delicious air fryer turkey croquettes with this recipe. It has a crispy breading and sweet cranberry sauce, perfect for an after Christmas meal. Enjoy this dish full of crunch and savory flavors.
52. Air Fryer Lamb Chops
Save oven space and make air fryer lamb chops instead. It is easier and takes a lot less time and heat than making it in the oven. They never come out dry and are seasoned lightly to make the lamb flavor shine.
53. Air Fryer Cinnamon Rolls
Making cinnamon rolls in the air fryer comes out so soft and fluffy. These air fryer cinnamon rolls are so easy to make and only need to rise once. Top them with a homemade cream cheese yogurt frosting for a delicious finish.
54. Air Fryer Beef Wellington Hot Pockets
Air fryer beef Wellington hot pockets put a twist on your traditional beef Wellington. It is made with beef strips stuffed in defrosted dinner rolls. It comes out of the air fryer with a delicious crust and savory beef filling.
55. Air Fryer Pork Roast
Holidays are never complete without delicious pork roast on the dinner table. This air fryer pork roast recipe takes only minutes to prepare and doesn’t need too much hands-on effort.
It is rubbed with the perfect ingredients and comes out so tender and flavorful. This pork roast cooks perfect in the air fryer basket.