Yes, you can make bacon or chicken tenders in an air fryer.
Air Fryers are the “it” appliance of the moment. Americans are using them to make, well, everything, from French fries (of course) to bacon, chicken tenders—even cheesecake!
Whether you’re already an air fryer obsessive or still on the fence about adding another appliance to your kitchen, read on!
What is an air fryer?
Air fryers do a lot more than fry.
In fact, the name is a bit of a misnomer. Air fryers are countertop convection ovens, with a powerful fan to evenly circulate heat. This means it’s good not only for foods that are usually deep fried but ribs, cookies, even Brussels sprouts – and of course bacon or chicken tenders.
Which air fryer should you buy?
There are two styles of air fryers: ones that look like a traditional toaster-oven and “pod-shaped” air fryers with a lift-up lid. Here’s a list of recommended brands from trusted sources: