Making Air Fryer Bread is incredibly easy. This simple recipe makes a perfect loaf of bread that is soft inside, topped with a golden crust.


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PREP TIME: 10 mins
COOK TIME: 10 mins


2 ¼ teaspoons active dry yeast 1 packet

¼ cup warm water

2 cups all purpose flour

2 tablespoons granulated sugar

½ teaspoon salt

½ cup milk

2 tablespoons unsalted butter softened

Egg Wash

1 large egg whisked


Add yeast to a bowl with water that is warm.  Let the yeast sit in the warm water for about 3 to 5 minutes.

Once the yeast has activated, add in the flour, sugar, milk, butter, and salt. Gently fold the ingredients together until they were well combined and it becomes slightly flaky.

Turn the dough onto a floured surface and knead the dough until it is smooth, then shape it into a ball.

Place the ball of dough into the air fryer basket, and then wrap with plastic wrap or a clean kitchen towel. Allow the dough to rest until it doubles in size, about 30 minutes.

Brush the top of the loaf with an egg wash. and air fry at 320 degrees Fahrenheit for 8 to 10 minutes, until the top of the bread is golden brown.