Air Fryer Tater Tots Recipe ( Crispy & Easy )

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Are you searching for Air Fryer Tater Tots Recipe?

Well in this article I’ll try to explain how to make crispy tater tots in air fryer.

It is so easy to make and takes very less time and effort if you make follow this recipe.

Do’s and Don’t for making Crispy Tater Tots

Do shake because when you shake your basket the air will pass from every angle possible and it will make you tater tots crispier.

Don’t Overfill Your Basket because Air fryer works by circulating hot air inside the basket. So, when you fill your basket hot air cannot pass through out the basket and there might be chance that your tater tots are not fully cooked.

Don’t place your air fryer right up against the wall because there is a vent in back and if the vent is blocked there might be chances you can damage your air fryer or messed up your wall.

Tater Tots are made from deep fried potatoes that might a good recipe for all vegan lovers as well as not vegetarian. It can be used as side dish in your house party to keep you guest busy with some mouthwatering snacks.

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Can I make frozen tater tots in air fryer?

Absolutely, you can make frozen tater tots in air fryer but you have to keep it in a plate or bowl to drain all its ice for at least 5 minutes. If you do so, you can cook tater tots in air fryer and it will be crispier.

How long do I cook frozen tater tots in an air fryer?

Well it might take anywhere between 8-10 minutes. But that’s entirely depends upon you because if you want crispier tater tots you have to keep it for little longer time and if you don’t like crispier tater tots then it will be ready in 7-8 minutes.

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How Many Tater Tots Can I Air Fry at single time?

Well there is no any hard and fast rule that describe how many tater tots you can make it in single try but there are definitely some tips for making the best tater tots in the world.

What I suggest from my experience is, using single layer of tater tots. I.e.; tater tots should not touch each other because there should be enough space for hot air to pass. Which will make your tater tots crispier.

How to cook tater tots in air fryer

  • Spray the base of air fryer with some olive or any other oil of your choice. Because when you spray some oil in basket, the frozen tater tots will not stick in the basket and cooks properly.
  • For best result, fill tater tots in Single layer.
  • Keep your air fryer temperature at 400’ F and put the timer for 5 minutes.
  • After 5 minutes take out the basket and shake it gently so that it will cook from all the sides.
  • Again put the timer for around 2-3 minutes.
  • Take out the basket and your tater tots are ready to served.
  • You can have your Tater Tots with some mayonnaise or sauce of your choice.
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CONCLUSION

INGREDIENTS

Frozen tater tots

Some olive or any other oil of your choice

Some seasoning

INSTRUCTIONS

Spray the base of airfryer

fill tater tots in Single layer

Keep your air fryer temperature at 400’ F and put the timer for 5 minutes.

After 5 minutes take out the basket and shake it gently so that it will cook from all the sides.

Again put the timer for around 2-3 minutes.