Frozen chicken wings in basket of air fryer.

Frozen Chicken Wings in the Air Fryer Recipe

  • Author: Christine Pittman
  • Prep Time: 1 minute
  • Cook Time: 20 minutes
  • Total Time: 21 minutes
  • Yield: 2 servings 1x
  • Category: Appetizer
  • Method: Air Fryer
  • Cuisine: American


This makes 1 serving as an entrée and 2 servings as an appetizer. Work in batches in the air fryer if cooking more.


  • 12 frozen chicken wing pieces (flats and drumettes)
  • 1/2 tsp. salt (optional)


  1. In the basket of the air fryer add wings in a single layer.
  2. Set air fryer temperature to 400°F.
  3. Insert basket into air fryer. Cook 20 minutes or until chicken wings register 165°F on an instant-read thermometer.
  4. Remove basket from air fryer. Transfer wings to a bowl. Toss with salt or favorite sauce.

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