Air Fryer Chicken Breast

Air Fryer Chicken Breast

Air Fried Chicken Breast

How to cook chicken breast in your air fryer. 
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Prep Time: 2 minutes
Cook Time: 14 minutes
Total Time: 16 minutes
Course: Main Dish
Cuisine: Global
Servings: 1 person
Calories: 276kcal


  • 1 chicken breast skin removed
  • 1 tsp pesto (or other seasoning)
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  • Preheat the air fryer to 360°F (180°C).
  • Brush the pesto over the top of the chicken breast, or season with your favorite spices. 
  • Place chicken breast in air fryer basket, and set to cook for 14 minutes. 
  • Chicken is cooked if the juices run clear when you stick a knife in the thickest part. If you are unsure check with a meat thermometer – internal temperature should be 165°F (75°C). 


Calories: 276kcal | Protein: 48g | Fat: 7g | Saturated Fat: 1g | Cholesterol: 145mg | Sodium: 308mg | Potassium: 836mg | Vitamin A: 3.4% | Vitamin C: 3.3% | Calcium: 1.1% | Iron: 4.7%
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