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A piece of salmon, tomatoes, cucumbers and lemons for Air fried Salmon

Air Fried Salmon

  • Author: Michelle Minnaar
  • Prep Time: 5 minutes
  • Cook Time: 15 minutes
  • Total Time: 20 minutes
  • Yield: 4 1x


Ever wondered how it’s possible to cook an air fried salmon recipe with air? Yes, with the help of science it is possible! For this recipe you’ll need an air fryer, couple of pieces of salmon filets, seasoning and spice rub of your choice, lemon, cucumber and tomatoes. This recipe pairs well with a dry fruity wine.



  • 1.25ml (¼ tsp) salt
  • 1.25ml (¼ tsp) garlic powder
  • 2.5ml (½ tsp) paprika
  • 4 salmon fillets


  1. Mix the salt, garlic and paprika together in a small bowl.
  2. Rub the spice mixture evenly over the top of the salmon fillets.
  3. Place the fish in the air fryer and cook for around 15 minutes or until cooked.
  4. Serve immediately with salad or fresh green vegetables with new potatoes.


  • Feel free to play with different spice combinations.
  • Category: Main
  • Cuisine: French


  • Serving Size: 1 serving
  • Calories: 237
  • Sodium: 156 mg
  • Fat: 11 g
  • Saturated Fat: 1.6 g
  • Protein: 34.6 g
  • Cholesterol: 78 mg