Air Fried Pearl Onions


Looking for a way to cook pearl onions that don’t involve boiling them? Try air frying! Air Fried Pearl Onions.


  • 1 bag pearl onionsfrozen
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 1/2 teaspoon paprika
  • 1/2 teaspoon oregano
  • 1/2 teaspoon thyme
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground cumin
  • 1/2 teaspoon kosher salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon black pepper


  1. Preheat the air fryer to 400 degrees f, using the air fryer setting. Spray the air fryer basket with cooking spray or line it with parchment paper.
  2. Add the unthawed onions to a small bowl. and drizzle with olive oil.
  3. In the second bowl, add all of the seasonings and spices. Dredge onions with dry ingredients., and toss to coat well
  4. Place the onions in the air fryer basket in a single layer, or on the air fryer tray. Set the cooking time to 15-20 minutes in the air fryer, tossing carefully every 5 minutes to prevent burning.
  5. Serve with your favorite dipping sauce.


    • Air Fryer
    • Cooking Spray, or Parchment Paper


    Serving: 1gCalories: 43kcalCarbohydrates: 0.4gProtein: 0.1gFat: 5gSaturated Fat: 1gPolyunsaturated Fat: 0.5gMonounsaturated Fat: 3gSodium: 194mgPotassium: 10mgFiber: 0.2gSugar: 0.04gVitamin A: 27IUVitamin C: 1mgCalcium: 6mgIron: 0.2mg
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