Air Fryer  Tater Tots

Air Fryer Tater Tots that are crispy, crunchy on the outside, and irresistibly soft and delicious on the inside. Ready in just 15 minutes, learn how to cook your favorite store-bought frozen tater tots in the air fryer – you’ll never cook them any other way again! The air fryer is great for many things, but cooking frozen potatoes like these frozen tater tots (or frozen French fries) has to be one of its most awesome super-powers. Tater tots are one of my personal favorites (as is this tater tot casserole) so I was thrilled to learn that I didn’t have to turn on the oven to get them nice and crispy.

Why Air Fryer Tater Tots?

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1. Preheat your air fryer to 400 degrees Fahrenheit (preheating isn't required, but it's recommended for extra crispy tots.

How to Make Air Fryer Tater Tots


1. Spray the basket with nonstick cooking spray and then add the frozen tater tots in a single later (if a few are overlapping a bit that's ok). Lightly spray the tater tots with olive oil spray.

How to Make Air Tater Tots


Cook for 15 minutes. Every 5 minutes remove the basket and flip the tots for even cooking. Add additional cooking time, if needed.

How to Make Air Fryer Tater Tots


Best enjoyed immediately.

How to Make Air Fryer Tater Tots


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