Learn the BEST way to Air Fry Broccolini®. It's a great side to your favourite protein such as beef, chicken, fish, or lamb. Serve with roasted veggies or tofu for a vegetarian, vegan meal. It’s quick and simple to make, and absolutely delicious. Plus it's ready in less than 20 minutes.
INGREDIENTS AND SUBSTITUTIONS
You only need a few ingredients to make Broccolini® in the air fryer. Feel free to substitute with your favourite seasoning, and condiments.
Broccolini® - This super simple superfood is a mix of broccoli and Chinese kale. It’s easily available at your local supermarket or independent retailer. Look for the Broccolini® name on the tag to make sure you are getting Broccolini®.
Olive Oil – any type of oil can be used in this recipe.
Seasoning of Choice
Chipotle Mayonnaise – for serving. Can be substituted with other dips or condiments such as sriracha mayo, basil pesto, or ranch sauce.
Lemon – added for a hint of tang.
HOW TO COOK BROCCOLINI IN AN AIR FRYER
Learn how to make Broccolini® in the air fryer with our easy step by step instructions.
Step 1: Place the Broccolini® onto a tray. Spray with oil and sprinkle with the seasoning making sure it’s all coated. Place the Broccolini® in the air fryer basket in a single layer.
Step 2: Cook the Broccolini® in batches on 180°C, for 8 minutes or all together on 200°C, for 12 minutes. The timing can vary depending on size and model of air fryer.
Step 3: Remove from the air fryer and serve hot with a drizzle of chipotle mayo.
Air fryer settings differ from brand to brand. Use the timing stated in the recipe as a guide, adjusting by 1 - 2 minutes for your model. The size of your air fryer will also determine the amount of Broccolini® you can cook in one batch. If your air fryer is small, cook the Broccolini® in batches.
Air fryer Broccolini® is an incredibly versatile recipe that can be served with a variety of proteins. Such as lamb, chicken, beef, fish or pork. Serve with roasted vegetables or pan-fried tofu for a meatless vegetarian or vegan option. Or just eat it on its own as a main.
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