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35 Best Air Fryer Chicken Wing Recipes

A collection of the best air fryer chicken wings you can find. Everything from sweet to spicy and everything in between.

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Collage of air fryer chicken wing recipes (buffalo wings, frozen wings, and lemon pepper wings)

I just love the way chicken wings crisp up in the air fryer. The skin gets nice and crispy while the meat stays juicy and tender.

You can make so many flavors of air fryer wings that I had to put them all in one place. We’ve got buffalo wings, lemon pepper, frozen wings, BBQ wings, and so many more! There are even boneless wings!

Tips for Making the Best and Crispy Air Fryer Chicken Wings

  • Pat dry your chicken wings before cooking them – any moisture on the wings will cause them to taste soggier. We’re going for crispy so just give them a quick pat with a paper towel.
  • Cook your chicken wings in one layer in the air fryer, not touching. This gives the best crispiness and lets the wings cook evenly.
  • Crank the heat up to 400 degrees for the last few minutes of cooking. This is a fun trick to really get the skin nice and crispy.

Some wing sauces to try:

Okay, so let’s get to those air fryer chicken wings!

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35 Air Fryer Chicken Wing Recipes

Air Fryer Lemon Pepper Wings on a white plate with a lemon slice

35 Air Fryer Chicken Wings Recipes

Samantha Erb
35 delicious and crispy air fryer chicken wings recipes that you will love for appetizers and even for the big game day including these air fryer lemon pepper wings.
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Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 25 minutes
Total Time 30 minutes
Course Air Fryer Recipes
Cuisine American
Servings 4 servings
Calories 664 kcal


  • 1 1/2 pounds chicken wings drumettes and flats separated and tips discarded
  • 2 teaspoons McCormick lemon pepper seasoning
  • 1/4 teaspoon cayenne pepper

For the Lemon Pepper Sauce


  • Preheat your air fryer to 380 degrees.
  • Coat the chicken wings with lemon pepper seasoning and cayenne pepper.
  • Place the lemon pepper wings in the air fryer, filling it no more than
    halfway full. Cook for 20-22 minutes, shaking the basket halfway through
  • Increase the temperature to 400 degrees and cook for an additional 3-5 minutes to get a nice crispy skin on the chicken wings.
  • While the chicken wings are cooking, mix the melted butter, additional lemon pepper seasoning, and honey in a bowl.
  • Remove chicken wings from the air fryer and drizzle the lemon honey sauce on top. Enjoy!


Serving: 1gCalories: 664kcalCarbohydrates: 20gProtein: 30gFat: 52gSaturated Fat: 21gPolyunsaturated Fat: 27gTrans Fat: 1gCholesterol: 168mgSodium: 1437mgFiber: 1gSugar: 2g
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