What should I make for dinner tonight? This might just be the number one question that we ask ourselves almost daily over here.
Then you have come to the right place, we have rounded up 15 easy salmon recipe air fryer that we have shared over the years.
Plus, there is such a variety of flavours in these recipes, so you are sure to find something for you. Most of these recipes are quick and easy ones made especially for busy weeknights.
15 Easy Salmon Recipe Air Fryer
Do you have to flip salmon in air fryer?
Answer: For this recipe, you do not need to flip the salmon. Place it on the air fryer basket or tray, skin-side down (if using with skin), and just let it cook.
What temperature should I cook my salmon on in the air fryer?
How to Cook Salmon in Air Fryer
- Set air fryer to 350 degrees. Season salmon with your choice of seasoning salt or marinade.
- Place the salmon fillets in the air fryer basket. If your air fryer requires preheating then preheat it. Mine does not.
- Cook the salmon for 12 minutes. You do not need to flip half way through.
Should salmon skin be up or down in the air fryer?
Place the salmon in the air fryer tray skin side up and slide it in the air fryer. Turn the temperature to 360°F for 15-18 minutes*. Check on the salmon half-way through the process to make sure it isn’t burning. When it’s golden brown around the edges remove and serve!
What can I Season salmon with?
Spices that Go Best with Salmon
- Garlic powder.
- Brown sugar.
- Kosher salt.
- Dried thyme.
- Mustard powder.
- Black pepper.
Can I put aluminum foil in an air fryer?
Yes, you can use aluminum foil in an air fryer, as long as you use it safely, and avoid covering critical components of your machine that could cause uneven cooking and even damage. Be sure to use a small amount to cover the bottom of your basket, or wrap your food with it.
Can you use PAM in an air fryer?
Simple answer? No. You should NEVER use PAM cooking spray inside an air fryer.
How long do you need to bake salmon?
Preheat the oven to 450 degrees F. Season salmon with salt and pepper. Place salmon, skin side down, on a non-stick baking sheet or in a non-stick pan with an oven-proof handle. Bake until salmon is cooked through, about 12 to 15 minutes.
How long does salmon take to cook at 400?
Can you put frozen salmon in Airfryer?
For the frozen salmon: Preheat air fryer to 390 degrees F. Place frozen salmon skin side down directly on air fryer basket and cook for 7 minutes, or until defrosted.
How do know if salmon is cooked?
The easiest way to see if your salmon has finished cooking is to gently press down on the top of the fillet with a fork or your finger. If the flesh of the salmon flakes—meaning, it separates easily along the white lines that run across the fillet (strips of fish fat)—it’s finished cooking. Take it off of the heat!
Should you eat salmon skin?
Salmon skin is usually considered safe to eat. The skin contains more of the same minerals and nutrients contained in salmon, which may be an excellent addition to any diet.
How do I PreHeat my air fryer?
How to PreHeat an Air Fryer?
- Set the temperature at which you are cooking the food. Or at the temperature that the recipe states.
- Click “on” and let the air fryer heat for 3-5 minutes. We suggest 2 minutes for small air fryers less than 3 qts. And for larger air fryers, we suggest about 5 minutes.