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Easy Air Fryer Hot Dogs

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Easy Air Fryer Hot Dogs have crispy skin and a soft inside. The taste is even better than when cooked on a grill or at a ballpark. Air frying hot dogs is perfect for game day or a quick weeknight meal.

Air Fryer Hot Dogs

Hot dogs are a favorite at cookouts.  I love how they are crispy on the outside, but tender on the inside. I’ve been trying to find a way to make them that way in my own kitchen and now that I have mastered perfectly cooked hotdogs, I want to share my secret with you.

air fryer hot dog with a bite

What Do I need to make the perfect hot dog?

  • Air Fryer any brand will do.
  • quality hot dogs like nathans,hoffmans, or ballpark. ( I used hoffmans)
  • favorite toppings
  • hot dog buns
Ingredients for air fryer hot dogs

How To Cook Hot Dogs In Air Fryer

  1. Pre-heat air fryer to 390 degrees. This takes about 2 minutes.
  2. Cut small slits in top of hot dogs (optional)
  3. Place hot dogs in air fryer and cook in a single layer.
  4. Toast the Buns this is also optional but, it is easy to do and makes them taste so much better.
  5. Remove hot dogs from air fryer.
  6. Top with your favorite toppings.

Can I use any Air Fryer for my hot dogs?

I love using my Instant Pot Duo Crisp to make all of my air fryer recipes. I love the convenience of having the Instant Pot and Air Fryer in one kitchen gadget. You can use any brand air fryer for this and any of my other air fryer recipes.

how to make hot dogs in air fryer

What Toppings go with air fryer hot dogs?

There is many toppings you can use for hot dogs like:

  • Mustard, Ketchup, Relish, Chili, Cheese, or even sauerkraut.
hot dogs with toppings on the table

Tips & Tricks to making perfect hot dogs

  • Use a quality hot dog
  • Cut slits in the top of the hot dogs
  • pre-heat your air fryer
  • Spray with cooking spray (optional)
  • Toast the buns in the air fryer or right on the stove top.
air fryer hot dogs on tray

What side dish eat with hot dogs?

My go-to side dish for hot dogs is pasta salad, I love my secret Amish Pasta Salad, Zesty Italian Pasta Salad, or even watergate salad.

Easy Air Fryer Hot Dogs

More Air Fryer Recipes

My zucchini fries and parmesan crusted chicken are always a big hit in my house.

Air Fryer Hot Dogs

Easy Air Fryer Hot Dogs

Yield: 4
Prep Time: 2 minutes
Cook Time: 5 minutes
Total Time: 5 minutes

Easy Air Fryer Hot Dogs have crispy skin and a soft and plump juicy inside. The taste is even better than when cooked on a grill or at a ballpark.

Ingredients

  • 4 hot dogs

Instructions

  1. Pre-heat air fryer to 390 degrees. This takes about 2 minutes.
  2. Cut small slits on top of hot dogs (optional)Cut slits in hot dogs
  3. Place hot dogs in the air fryer and cook in a single layer for 4 minuteshot dogs in air fryer
  4. Toast the Buns is also optional but, it is easy to do and makes them taste so much better.
  5. Remove hot dogs from air fryer.
  6. Top with your favorite toppings.hot dogs with toppings on the table

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Nutrition Information:
Yield: 4 Serving Size: 1
Amount Per Serving: Calories: 155Total Fat: 14gSaturated Fat: 6gTrans Fat: 0gUnsaturated Fat: 6gCholesterol: 28mgSodium: 409mgCarbohydrates: 1gFiber: 0gSugar: 1gProtein: 6g

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Kimberly

Wednesday 9th of February 2022

How long do you cook them? I'm excited to try them!

Denise

Friday 4th of February 2022

How long do you cook the hot dogs?

Adventures of a Nurse

Friday 18th of February 2022

wow sorry I didn't realize that was not in there it's only 4 minutes :)

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