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Air Fryer Broccoli

Air Fryer Broccoli is an easy side dish or low carb appetizer. See how to cook broccoli in the air fryer until perfectly crisp tender in just a few minutes.
Course Appetizer, Side Dish
Cuisine American
Keyword air fryer broccoli, roast broccoli in air fryer
Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 6 minutes
Total Time 11 minutes
Servings 4
Calories 42kcal
Author Dee
Cost $5


  • 3 cups broccoli florets
  • 2 teaspoons olive oil
  • 1/4 teaspoon sea salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon garlic powder
  • 1/4 teaspoon ground black pepper


  • Wash and trim broccoli, and pat dry, and cut into bite sized florets
  • In a small mixing bowl, mix together olive oil, sea salt, garlic powder and pepper
  • Add broccoli, and stir until well coated, then place in air fryer basket or tray
  • Preheat air fryer to 390 degrees, add broccoli, and cook for 6 minutes, shaking or stirring about halfway through
  • Serve as a side dish or with dip as an appetizer or snack


Broccoli was made in Instant Pot Omni Plus, Vortex Plus and a basket style air fryer. Results may vary with different makes/models.
You can cook longer for crisper broccoli.


Calories: 42kcal | Carbohydrates: 5g | Protein: 2g | Fat: 2g | Saturated Fat: 1g | Sodium: 168mg | Potassium: 216mg | Fiber: 2g | Sugar: 1g | Vitamin A: 425IU | Vitamin C: 61mg | Calcium: 32mg | Iron: 1mg