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 salmon in the air fryer recipes 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 Salmon In The Air Fryer Recipes
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.
How much time should you air fry salmon?
Arrange salmon in air fryer basket. Set air fryer to 400° and cook for 10 minutes.
How do you cook salmon in an air fryer video?
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!
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.
Can you 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.
What is good to Season salmon with?
Spices that Go Best with Salmon
- Garlic powder.
- Brown sugar.
- Kosher salt.
- Dried thyme.
- Mustard powder.
- Black pepper.
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.
Can you use parchment paper in an air fryer?
Is Parchment Paper Safe In the Air Fryer? Absolutely! If it’s safe for the oven, it’s safe for the fryer. Most parchment papers can withstand a heat of over 400 degrees.
How do know if salmon is cooked?
Salmon will change from translucent (red or raw) to opaque (pink) as it cooks. After 6-8 minutes of cooking, check for doneness, by taking a sharp knife to peek into the thickest part. If the meat is beginning to flake, but still has a little translucency in the middle, it is done. It should not however, look raw.
Can you eat salmon skin?
Salmon skin is generally safe for people to eat. However, fish are known to be contaminated by pollutants in our air and water. Chemicals called polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs) can be absorbed by salmon during their life through their skin and in other fish that they eat.
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.