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Air Fryer Broccoli (With Cheese)


Eternally on a kick with my air fryer, this simple air fryer broccoli recipe (with or with out cheese) is the most recent recipe I wish to share. Right here’s a giant listing of my favourite issues to make in my air fryer.

Air fryer broccoli is tremendous easy. All you want is:

  • broccoli florets
  • olive oil
  • salt and pepper
  • shredded cheese (non-compulsory)

How do you steam broccoli in an air fryer?

Minimize the broccoli florets on the larger facet if in case you have the choice. It’s additionally OK to make use of precut florets from a bag. Toss within the olive oil and season with salt and pepper. Air fry at 390°F for 10 minutes complete (tossing as soon as midway by means of).

If you wish to make air fryer broccoli and cheese, merely wait till the final one minute of cooking, sprinkle on the shredded cheese, after which let it cook dinner for the ultimate minute.

Can you set foil in an air fryer?

Sure. As you possibly can see, the melted cheese can get messy. If you wish to line your air fryer with parchment paper or foil earlier than cooking, you possibly can.

I really like this air fryer broccoli recipe for a easy and fast vegetable facet dish. If you need different vegetable facet dish choices you would possibly strive air fried Brussels sprouts, broccoli slaw, or air fried okra. Get pleasure from! xo. Emma

Air Fryer Broccoli

fast and straightforward air fryer broccoli with or with out cheese

  • 1
  • 1
    olive oil
  • salt and pepper
  • ¼
    shredded cheddar cheese
  • 1

  1. Minimize the broccoli into massive florets. It is OK if they’re precut and on the smaller facet too. Bigger florets will merely be simpler to work with (as they get smaller as you air fry).

  2. In a small mixing bowl, toss the broccoli within the olive oil, so every bit is coated.

  3. Season with salt and pepper.

  4. Air fry at 390°F for 10 minutes. After the primary 5 minutes, pause the air fryer and toss earlier than persevering with to cook dinner.

  5. If you’re utilizing cheese, sprinkle the shredded cheddar on high of the broccoli within the air fryer for the ultimate one minute of cooking.

  6. If you’re not serving with cheese, I like to recommend including a squeeze of contemporary lemon juice (additionally non-compulsory).

I like to make use of olive oil however any liquid oil (canola, vegetable, peanut) can work properly right here. If you’re utilizing coconut oil, it’s possible you’ll wish to soften it first so it could actually coat the items of broccoli properly earlier than cooking. 


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