Air Fryer Corn Dog Muffins are amazing! If you don’t remember these from your childhood, you were so missing out, and they are a classic.
These are the classic recipe, made with a Jiffy Cornbread and a package of hot dogs, and they make for an incredible kid-friendly lunch!
But don’t worry, kids love them too! They are so good, and you can serve them with the traditional hot dog toppings. My kids love eating them with ketchup and mustard but add anything you want.
They are fabulous, and with the air fryer, they cook up in an instant.
If you are looking for even more Air Fryer Easy Lunch Ideas, some of my favorites are FROZEN CHICKEN PATTIES IN THE AIR FRYER, AIR FRYER BLT WITH HARD-BOILED EGGS, AIR FRYER HARDEE’S BIG HOT HAM ‘N’ CHEESE, and AIR FRYER TURKEY CLUB SANDWICH.
Ingredients Needed For Air Fryer Corn Dog Muffins
- Jiffy Corn Mix
- Garlic Powder
- Onion Powder
- Chili Powder
- Hot Dogs
How To Make Air Fryer Corn Dog Muffins
In a large bowl, ix together the Jiffy mix, egg, milk, garlic powder, onion powder, and chili powder.
Mix well, scraping down the sides. Spray your muffin tins with olive oil.
Fill your muffin tin about 2/3 the way full, and then stick your hot dog piece in it. (in the middle). Then place in the air fryer for 7-9 minutes at 350 degrees F. Until the cornbread is cooked through.
Can You Make Mini Corn Dog Muffins In The Air Fryer
Absolutely, I have been making them for years, and there is nothing better than a homemade treat or lunch!
This makes such a great lunch with a few pantry ingredients!
Are These Mini Muffin Corn Dogs Quick To Cook
Yes, forget about making these in the oven. These will cook up without the need for preheating, so they cook quicker and fast, and the cornbread comes out perfectly!
Light, crisp, and delicious! They will cook in under 12 minutes! So, a great fast lunch in less than 20 minutes, from start to finish!
Can I Use Homemade Corn Bread Mix For This Recipe
Yes, if you have a homemade recipe from your Grandma Ruth, you can so use that the recipe will work the same.
This recipe was designed to be super easy, after all, us busy moms and dad, need easy go-to recipes!
Alternative To Hot Dogs
If you do not want to use hot dogs, you can make these with Vegan Beyond The Burger Sausages or add some diced tofu into the mix.
The other options would be to use sausages, brats or Kielbasa.
There are so many options that you can use!
How To Store Leftovers
If you have any leftovers, let them cool to room temperature and then place them into an airtight container or freezer bag.
Place them into the refrigerator, where they will last for about 1 to 2 days. After that, they will get mushy. To reheat, you can either microwave them or place them back into the air fryer and heat them until warmed through.
Can I Double This Recipe For Air Fryer Corn Dogs
Yes, this is an easy recipe to double. The recipe will work exactly the same.
How To Know When Corn Dog Muffins Are Done
Like an ordinary muffin, you will need to stick a toothpick into the center of the muffin. When it comes out clean, you can remove them.
Since, every Air Fryer is slightly different the time may differ.
Some Other Great Air Fryer Lunch Ideas
- AIR FRYER ST. PATRICK’S DAY RAINBOW GRILLED CHEESE
- AIR FRYER GRILLED CHEESE PIZZA SANDWICHES
- FROZEN CHICKEN PATTIES IN THE AIR FRYER
- AIR FRYER HARDEE’S BIG HOT HAM ‘N’ CHEESE
- AIR FRYER PATTY MELT
- EASY AIR FRYER BREAKFAST GRILLED CHEESE
- 1 package of Jiffy corn mix
- 1 egg
- 1/3 cup milk
- 1 teaspoon garlic powder
- 1 teaspoon onion powder
- 1/2 teaspoon chili powder
- 4 hot dogs, cut in thirds
- In a large bowl, ix together the Jiffy mix, egg, milk, garlic powder, onion powder, and chili powder.
- Mix well, scraping down the sides.
- Spray your muffin tins with olive oil.
- Fill your muffin tin about 2/3 the way full, and then stick your hot dog piece in it. (in the middle).
- Then place in the air fryer for 7-9 minutes at 350 degrees F, air fryer setting.
- Until the cornbread is cooked through.