Air Fryer Macaroni & Cheese


his Air Fryer Mac and Cheese is creamy, comforting, and incredibly cheesy. This spin on TikTok mac and cheese is faster and easier!



  • 1 1/2 cup dry elbow or small macaroni (uncooked)
  • 1 cup water
  • 1/2 cup heavy cream
  • 8 ounces shredded sharp cheddar cheese, divided
  • 1 teaspoon dry mustard
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon black pepper
  • 1/2 teaspoon garlic powder


  1. In a large bowl, mix the macaroni, water, heavy cream, about 3/4 of the cheese, dry mustard, salt, black pepper, and garlic powder. Mix well to combine.
  2. Pour the mixture into an air-fryer-safe pan. Set the pan into the air fryer, set the temperature to 360 degrees F, air fryer setting, for 15-20 minutes.
  3. When the macaroni and cheese is about halfway done cooking, stir in the rest of the cheese.
  4. Remove and let cool, slightly before serving.



  • Air Fryer
  • Baking Pan
  • Cooking Spray


Serving: 1ServingCalories: 483kcalCarbohydrates: 32gProtein: 19gFat: 31gSaturated Fat: 18gPolyunsaturated Fat: 1gMonounsaturated Fat: 7gCholesterol: 90mgSodium: 675mgPotassium: 170mgFiber: 1gSugar: 2gVitamin A: 1006IUVitamin C: 0.2mgCalcium: 433mgIron: 1mg
See also  Air Fryer Lemon Bars