A cutting board with air fryer chicken wings sits with a small pile of baby carrots next to it.

Air Fryer Chicken Wings

A delicious dish for game day or a guys night!

Course Appetizer, Main Course, Meat
Cuisine American
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 15 minutes
Marinating Time: 30 minutes
Total Time 55 minutes
Yield 4 servings
Calories 296 kcal
Author The Gracious Pantry


  • 1 lb. wingettes (thawed and patted dry)
  • 1 tbsp. olive oil
  • 1/2 medium lemon (juice only)
  • 1 tsp. salt
  • 1/2 tsp. black pepper
  • 2 tsp. parsley flakes
  • 1/2 tsp. onion powder
  • oil (in an oil sprayer, or cooking spray - optional)
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  1. Thaw and pat dry all the raw wingettes.

    Step one of this Air Fryer Chicken Wings Recipe shows the wingettes on the pan.
  2. In a large bowl, drizzle olive oil over wingettes and squeeze lemon juice over the chicken.

    Step two of this Air Fryer Chicken Wings Recipe shows the chicken in a bowl, ready to mix with spices.
  3. Add seasonings.

    Step 3 of this Air Fryer Chicken Wings Recipe shows the spices being added to the bowl of chicken wings.
  4. Massage into chicken, being sure all sides are coated. Marinate for 30 minutes in the fridge.

    Step 4 of this Air Fryer Chicken Wings Recipe shows the spices mixed into the chicken, coating the surfices.
  5. Place wings into the Air Fryer and spray with cooking spray for a crispier skin.

    Step five shows the raw wings sitting in the air basket, ready to cook.
  6. Set temperature to 350 degrees Fahrenheit for 15 minutes. After 15 minutes, flip wings and raise temperature up to 380 degrees for 8-10 minutes. Once chicken is just about cooked, raise temperature to 400 degrees for an additional five minutes.

    Step 6 shows the cooked wings sitting in the air basket after just finishing cooking.
  7. Serve with your favorite dipping sauce and a side of raw veggies.

    The finished Air Fryer Chicken Wings Recipe sits ready to eat on some parchment paper.

Recipe Notes

Please note that the nutrition data given here is a ballpark figure. Exact data is not possible.

Nutrition Facts
Air Fryer Chicken Wings
Amount Per Serving (0.25 the recipe)
Calories 296 Calories from Fat 198
% Daily Value*
Fat 22g34%
Saturated Fat 6g38%
Cholesterol 87mg29%
Sodium 572mg25%
Potassium 243mg7%
Carbohydrates 2g1%
Fiber 1g4%
Sugar 1g1%
Protein 22g44%
Vitamin A 215IU4%
Vitamin C 5.4mg7%
Calcium 44mg4%
Iron 1.7mg9%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.