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Air Fryer Frozen French Fries

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Air Fryer Frozen French Fries are the easiest side dish crispy and delicious you can’t go wrong with air fryer fries. No matter what type of frozen fries you have, learn how to make them in one place from sweet potato fries, curly Fries, Waffle Fries, tater tots, and even shoestring fries.

Air Fryer French Fries

Air fryer French Fries are one of my favorite things to make. They always come out crispy and golden brown and taste better than when made in the oven. Plus, they’re less greasy than deep-fried fries.

When I have the time I love to make homemade Steak Fries in the air fryer see all my Air Fryer Recipes.

Frozen Fries Air Fryer

Why make French Fries in the Air Fryer

  • Easy Cleanup
  • Done in minutes
  • Crispy and Golden Brown
  • No Grease

Ingredients

Frozen french fries on tray

Step by Step Directions for Air Fryer Frozen Fries (all types)

Cooking Direction for cooking all types of Frozen French Fries Sweet Potato, Curly, Crinkle Cut, Shoestring, and Tater Tots. Frozen Chicken Fries in the Air Fryer.

Frozen Sweet Potato Fries in Air Fryer

Frozen Sweet Potato Fries in Air Fryer Basket
  • Preheat Air Fryer to 400 degrees.
  • Place in a single layer in an air fryer basket.
  • Spray with a cooking spray or olive oil.
  • Cooking Frozen Fries for 15 minutes.
  • Shake the Basket and continue cooking for an additional 5 minutes or until golden brown.

Frozen Curly Fries in the Air Fryer

Frozen Curly Fries in Air Fryer basket
  • Preheat Air Fryer to 400 degrees.
  • Place frozen fries in the air fryer basket in a single layer.
  • Cooking Frozen French Fries for 10 minutes.
  • Shake the basket and continue cooking for an additional 4-5 minutes until golden brown.

Frozen Shoestring Fries in Air Fryer

Frozen Shoestring Fries in Air Fryer
  • Preheat Air Fryer to 400 degrees.
  • Place in air fryer basket in a single layer.
  • Air Fry for 5 minutes then shake the basket.
  • Continue cooking for an additional 5 minutes or until golden brown or desired crispiness.
  • Add salt and pepper or season salt.

Frozen Waffle Fries in Air Fryer

Frozen Waffle Fries
  • Preheat Air Fryer to 400 degrees.
  • Place Frozen Waffle Fries in a single layer in the air fryer basket.
  • Air Fry for 15 minutes.
  • Shake the basket or flip the fries over.
  • Continue cooking for an additional 5 minutes or until golden brown.

Frozen Tater Tots in Air Fryer

tater tots in air fryer basket

Crinkle-Cut Frozen Fries

  • Preheat Air Fryer to 400 degrees.
  • Place frozen crinkle-cut fries in a single layer in the air fryer.
  • Air fry for 10 minutes.
  • Shake the basket and continue cooking for an additional 5 minutes.

Chef Tips and Tricks

  • For Crispier Fries Spray with cooking spray or olive oil.
  • Shake the basket every 5 minutes for even browning.
  • Preheat the Air Fryer for best results.
  • Any Air Fryer Brand or Type will be the same directions
Air Fryer Frozen Fries all on tray

What Dipping Sauce to use on Air Fryer Frozen Fries

My favorite dipping sauce with my french fries is a creamy and smooth cheese sauce like Tostitos Salsa Con Queso. I love the cheesy flavor with a bit of spice which takes my fries from ordinary to extraordinary.

Ketchup, Ranch, Sour Cream, Spicey Mustard or even Spritz Red Malt Vinegar.

Waffle Fry Dipped in Cheese Sauce
Air Fryer Sweet Potato Fries

Frequently Asked Questions

Can you cook Frozen Fries in Air Fryer?

Yes, the great part of using the air fryer is you cook right from frozen. No need to defrost the fries.

What Tempeture do I cook frozen fries?

You preheat your air fryer to 400 degrees and cook on air fry at 400.

Do I need to add cooking spray or oil?

No, You do not have to add cooking spray but it does make the fries a little more crispy.

How long to cook frozen fries in air fryer

In a preheated air fryer it should typically take under 15 minutes.

Frozen Fries in Air Fryer
Air Fryer French Fries

Air Fryer Frozen French Fries

Yield: 5
Prep Time: 1 minute
Cook Time: 15 minutes
Total Time: 16 minutes

Air Fryer Frozen French Fries are the easiest side dish crispy and delicious you can’t go wrong with air fryer fries. No matter what type of frozen fries you have, learn how to make them in one place from sweet potato fries, curly Fries, Waffle Fries, tater tots, and even shoestring fries.

Ingredients

Frozen Sweet Potato Fries

  • 1 26 oz Bag of Sweet Potato Fries

Curly Fries

  • 1 26 oz Bag Frozen Curly Fries

Frozen Shoestring Fries

  • 1 26 oz bag shoestring fries

  • Crinkle Cut fries

Instructions

Sweet Potato Fries

  1. Preheat Air Fryer to 400 degrees.
  2. Place in a single layer in an air fryer basket.
  3. Spray with a cooking spray or olive oil.
  4. Cooking Frozen Fries for 15 minutes.
  5. Shake the Basket and continue cooking for an additional 5 minutes or until golden brown.Frozen Sweet Potato Fries in Air Fryer Basket

Frozen Curly Fries

  1. Preheat Air Fryer to 400 degrees.
  2. Place frozen fries in the air fryer basket in a single layer.
  3. Cooking Frozen French Fries for 10 minutes.
  4. Shake the basket and continue cooking for an additional 4-5 minutes until golden brown.Frozen Curly Fries in Air Fryer basket

Frozen Shoestring Fries

  1. Preheat Air Fryer to 400 degrees.
  2. Place in air fryer basket in a single layer.
  3. Air Fry for 5 minutes then shakes the basket.
  4. Continue cooking for an additional 5 minutes or until golden brown or desired crispiness.
  5. Add salt and pepper or season salt.Frozen Shoestring Fries in Air Fryer

Waffle Fries

  1. Preheat Air Fryer to 400 degrees.
  2. Place Frozen Waffle Fries in a single layer in the air fryer basket.
  3. Air Fry for 15 minutes.
  4. Shake the basket or flip the fries over.
  5. Continue cooking for an additional 5 minutes or until golden brown.Frozen Waffle Fries

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Nutrition Information:
Yield: 30 Serving Size: 1
Amount Per Serving: Calories: 233Total Fat: 13gSaturated Fat: 2gTrans Fat: 0gUnsaturated Fat: 8gCholesterol: 0mgSodium: 159mgCarbohydrates: 28gFiber: 3gSugar: 2gProtein: 2g

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