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Air Fryer Onion Rings are the perfect game day food or appetizer

Air Fryer Onion Rings

These Air Fryer Onion Rings are homemade in an Air Fryer. Using very little oil, they are battered in Panko bread crumbs for that extra crispiness.

Course Appetizer
Cuisine American
Keyword Air Fryer, onion rings
Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 15 minutes
Total Time 20 minutes
Servings 2 people


  • 1 tsp Paprika
  • 1/2 Cup of Flour
  • 1 tsp salt
  • 1 egg
  • 1 cup Panko Bread Crumbs
  • 1 tsp Onion Powder


  1. Get three shallow bowls.  In one bowl, put the flour, salt, paprika and onion powder, the the bread crumbs in another bowl and the egg in the last bowl.
  2. Cut your onion into nice, thick rings.
  3. Dip the onion in the flour, then the egg, then the panko bread crumbs.
  4. Put them in your Air Fryer Basket and cook for 14 minutes.  Spray with a cooking spray (preferably olive oil) ever couple minutes to make them extra crispy.
  5. Serve with ketchup or your favorite sauce and enjoy!