Air Fryer Garlic Knots-– Any garlic knot lover knows that the best part is the gooey, cheesy center. But you don’t have to forgo this deliciousness just because you’re trying to eat a bit healthier! With an air fryer, you can still enjoy these little indulgences without all of the calories. These Air Fryer Garlic Knots are proof that eating well doesn’t have to mean sacrificing flavor. So give them a try and see for yourself!
With the holidays coming up, I wanted to give you an easy way to get fresh bread on the table, in hardly any time. Here is my recipe for Air Fryer Garlic Knots. They are simply amazing!
These homemade garlic knots are amazing. They are easily made with either home pizza dough or just pizza dough you can get at the local grocery store. The recipe will work for both kinds.
I topped this with really easy garlic, Parmesan cheese, and parsley butter, but feel free to add all of your favorite spices.
What Are Garlic Knots?
Garlic knots are a delicious, savory treat that’s perfect for any occasion. They’re made by taking a piece of pizza dough, tying it into a knot, and then baking it in the oven. The end result is a warm, soft pastry filled with garlicky goodness. Whether you’re serving them as an appetizer or a main course, garlic knots are sure to be a hit!
Why Make Garlic Knots In Air Fryer?
If you’re looking for an easy way to make some delicious garlic knots, look no further than your air fryer! Garlic knots are a great appetizer or side dish, and they’re really easy to make in the air fryer. Plus, the air fryer gives them that crispy, golden brown crust that we all love. So why not give them a try today? You won’t be disappointed!
Ingredients Needed For Air Fryer Garlic Knots
Today we are making Air Fryer Garlic Knots. These little knots of deliciousness are perfect for snacking on or as an appetizer. They only require a handful of ingredients and take just minutes to make!
- Pizza dough: You can use either homemade or store-bought
- Butter: Use unsalted butter
- Seasonings or Spices: Dried parsley, Garlic Powder, and Italian Seasonings
- Grated Parmesan Cheese: Adds some great flavor!
How To Cook Garlic Knots In The Air Fryer
Start with pizza dough. Roll the dough out to about 8 to 10-inch rope. Then tie the dough into a knot. In a small mixing bowl, mix together the melted butter, Parmesan cheese, Italian seasonings, parsley, and garlic powder.
Using a pastry brush, brush the melted butter mixture onto the garlic knots.
Spray your air fryer basket with olive oil spray. And then place the garlic knots in the air fryer basket. Set the temperature to 325 degrees F, for about 5-7 minutes. *air fryer setting.
Frequently Asked Questions:
How To Store
These are really easy to store. If you make a batch and they do not get eaten at one time, simply place them in a Ziploc bag, for about a day.
Can I make these into Breadsticks?
Yes, absolutely they are so easy to make, just keep them long, instead of knotting them.
Do I have to Preheat my Air Fryer?
Not for this recipe, as I find that bread product go better into the air fryer, without it being preheated.
Can I make these with Canned Biscuits?
Yes, they would work exactly the same.
Why Didn’t You Use Real Garlic In This Recipe?
I find that it burns, so I opted for garlic powder, so you get the same flavor, without the burned garlic on top.
Frozen Garlic Knots In Air Fryer
Did you buy a package of Aldi garlic knots, and want to air fry them, that’s really easy! Set them into the air fryer basket, set the temperature to 400 degrees F, and cook for 5 to 8 minutes, or until the garlic knots are fully cooked!
The Best Frozen Garlic Knots
Whatever brand you purchase, you can easily cook them in the air fryer, some great brands are Publix Garlic Knots, Marketside Garlic Knots, Marketside Three Cheese Garlic Knots, Aldi Garlic Knots, and even Lóven Fresh Garlic Knots.
How To Reheat Garlic Knots
If you want to rehat some pizza garlic knots, set them into the air fryer basket and set the temperature to 310 degrees F, and reheat the garlic knots, until they are warmed through!
How Long Does It Take To Air Fry Garlic Knots?
The exact time will depend on the air fryer that you are using. In Air Fryer Oven models, it usually takes a shorter time than when you cook in an air fry basket. The average time is 5 to 7 minutes. Remember to check your garlic knots as they cook up!
Should I Line The Basket With Parchment Paper?
No, as with most recipes with pizza dough, it’s best that the hot air circulates around the dough, which will cook the pizza dough to perfection!
Do Garlic Knots Need To Be Refrigerated?
No, they will last at room temperature for about 1 to 2 days. For any longer, I would recommend that you store them in the refrigerator.
How Do I Store Leftover Garlic Knots?
Store any leftover garlic knots in an airtight container or a Ziploc Bag. This way they do not get mushy.
More Air Fryer Bread Recipes:
These are the best recipe for garlic knots with premade pizza dough, but if you are looking for even more recipes, some of my favorites are:
AIR FRYER BUTTERMILK BISCUITS: Biscuits are a Southern specialty and one of my favorite comfort foods. I love them for breakfast, lunch, or dinner. There’s just something about a warm biscuit that makes me happy. This recipe is for fryer buttermilk biscuits. They’re delicious and super easy to make. If you’ve never had a fryer biscuit before, you’re in for a treat!
AIR FRYER GARLIC HERB QUICK BREAD: Do you love garlic bread, but don’t want the hassle of making it? Or maybe you’re looking for a new and interesting way to make this classic dish? Either way, you’ll love this air fryer garlic herb quick bread! It’s easy to make, full of flavor, and best of all – it only takes about 20 minutes from start to finish. So what are you waiting for? Try this delicious recipe today!
AIR FRYER EVERYTHING BAGEL CRESCENT ROLLS: Move over, plain crescent rolls. These air fryers everything bagel crescent rolls are where it’s at!
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Air Fryer Garlic Knots
- 1 pound pizza dough, store-bough or homemade
- 4 tablespoons butter, melted, salted
- 1 teaspoon garlic powder
- 1 teaspoon Italian seasoning
- 1 teaspoon parsley
- 2 teaspoon Parmesan cheese, grated
- Roll the dough out to about 8 to 10-inch rope. Then tie the dough into a knot.
- In a small mixing bowl, mix together the melted butter, Parmesan cheese, Italian seasonings, parsley, and garlic powder.
- Using a pastry brush, brush the melted butter mixture onto the garlic knots.
- Spray your air fryer basket with olive oil spray. And then place the garlic knots in the air fryer basket. Set the temperature to 325 degrees F, for about 5-7 minutes. *air fryer setting.
- Plate, serve, and enjoy!
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