Air Fryer Trader Joe’s Battered Fish Nuggets — Do you love Trader Joe’s battered fish nuggets? If so, you’re in luck because I’ve figured out how to make them at home with an air fryer! These are crispy, flavorful, and a healthier alternative to traditional fried fish nuggets. Plus, they’re easy to make – all you need is some frozen fish fillets and a few simple ingredients. Give this recipe a try and enjoy your own homemade battered fish nuggets!

Air Fryer Trader Joe's Battered Fish Nuggets

Who doesn’t love a good fish nugget? I know I do, but what I don’t love is the unhealthy part of them. Well, not anymore! Thanks to my Air Fryer, now I can make healthy and delicious fish nuggets at home in no time! These Battered Fish Nuggets from Trader Joe’s are my favorite, but you can use any type of fish you like. Just be sure to cut it into small enough pieces so that it cooks evenly in the air fryer. Enjoy

Why Cook Trader Joe’s Fish Nuggets Air Fryer?

Air fryers are all the rage these days, and for a good reason! They make frying food healthier by using less oil, and they’re a great way to cook a quick meal without heating your kitchen. If you’ve been eyeing an air fryer but haven’t taken the plunge yet, this recipe is the perfect opportunity to try one out. These Air Fryer Trader Joe’s Battered Fish Nuggets are delicious, healthy, and easy to make! Best of all, they only require five ingredients. So what are you waiting for? Try them out today!

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Air Fryer Trader Joe's Battered Fish Nuggets

Ingredients Needed For Air Fryer Trader Joe’s Battered Fish Nuggets

Ingredients Needed For Air Fryer Trader Joe's Battered Fish Nuggets
  • Frozen Fish Nuggets
  • Dipping Sauce
  • Air Fryer

How to Make Trader Joe’s Fish Nuggets

Joe's Fish Nuggets
  1. Preheat your air fryer to 400 degrees F, using the air fryer setting.
  2. Add your fish nuggets in a single layer onto the basket or tray. If you find that they stick, you can use a piece of parchment paper or an air fryer reusable silicone liner.

Cooking Time and Temperature

How Long To Cook Frozen Fish Nuggets In Air Fryer

Depending on your air fryer, the average time is 10 to 12 minutes when cooking them in a preheated 400 degrees F air fryer.

IF you are making these in an air fryer oven, place them on the bottom shelf or rack. The cooking time will be about the same as if cooking them in an air fryer basket.

Trader Joe's Fish Nuggets

Pro Tips:

Frozen: As with all frozen foods, it’s best to keep frozen foods frozen before adding them to the air fryer basket. This way, the trader joe’s fish nuggets come out cooked perfectly, crispy, and delicious!

Preheating: To get a great sear on the frozen fish nuggets air fryer, preheat your air fryer to 400 degrees F. It helps with the flavor.

Crowding: For best results, do not crowd the air fryer basket or tray. Allow the hot air to freely circulate around the fish nuggets to cook them to perfection.

Shaking/Flipping: Depending on the air fryer that you are using, you may need to flip them halfway during the cooking process so both sides are cooked to perfection.

FAQs

Are Trader Joe’s fish nuggets precooked?

I’ve been a big fan of Trader Joe’s fish nuggets for a while now, but I was recently wondering if they are precooked. I did some research, and it looks like the answer is yes – but that doesn’t mean they aren’t still delicious! If you’re looking for an easy and convenient way to enjoy some seafood, Trader Joe’s fish nuggets are a good option. Just be sure to heat them up before eating them!

What Type of Fish Is in Trader Joe’s Battered Fish Nuggets?

Do you love Trader Joe’s battered fish nuggets? If so, what type of fish do you think is in them? Cod? Halibut? Pollock?

The website says that they are made from Alaska Pollock.

Air Fryer Trader Joe's Battered Fish Nuggets

How much are Trader Joe’s fish nuggets?

Do you love Trader Joe’s fish nuggets? If so, you’re in luck. They’re currently on sale for just $4 per package. That’s a great deal, especially since they’re so delicious.

Are Trader Joe’s fish nuggets gluten-free?

Do you love Trader Joe’s fish nuggets? They are one of my favorite snacks! But, I have been wondering if they are gluten-free. I did some research, and it seems like the answer is no!

Since the ingredient list includes wheat flour, if you have been searching for a gluten-free frozen fish to cook in the air fryer, use Ian’s Gluten-Free Frozen Fish Sticks or Gorton’s Fish Sticks. Both are gluten-free.

Are Trader Joe’s fish nuggets keto or low carb?

Cooks looking for keto or low carb options may be wondering if Trader Joe’s fish nuggets fit the bill. Let’s take a closer look at the ingredients to see if they are a good fit for your diet.

Since TJ’s uses wheat flour, they are not keto or low-carb.

What is the expiration date of Trader Joe’s fish nuggets?

I’m not sure about you, but I love Trader Joe’s fish nuggets. They’re my favorite frozen food item from the store. But, I’ve been wondering… what is the expiration date of these yummy snacks? I did some digging and found out that the answer is a little surprising.

According to the USDA frozen fish will last for about 3 to 8 months.

More Air Fryer Frozen Fish and Seafood Recipes

Fish and seafood are a great way to add heart-healthy protein and essential vitamins and minerals to your diet, but they can be expensive and time-consuming to prepare. The air fryer is the perfect solution – it cooks frozen fish and seafood quickly and easily, with little or no added oil. Here are some of our favorite air fryer frozen fish and seafood recipes. Enjoy!

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Air Fryer Trader Joe's Battered Fish Nuggets
Air Fryer Trader Joe's Battered Fish Nuggets

Air Fryer Trader Joe’s Battered Fish Nuggets

5 from 2 votes
Prep Time: 2 minutes
Cook Time: 12 minutes
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Total Time: 14 minutes
Servings: 4 Servings

Description

Looking for a healthier option for fish nuggets? Check out Trader Joe's battered fish nuggets. They are made with whitefish and are air fried, making them a much healthier option than traditional nuggets. Plus, they're delicious! You can find them in the frozen food section of Trader Joe's.

Ingredients 

  • 1 package Trader Joe's Frozen Battered Fish Nuggets

Instructions

  • Preheat your air fryer to 400 degrees F, using the air fryer setting.
  • Add your fish nuggets in a single layer onto the basket or tray. If you find that they stick, you can use a piece of parchment paper or an air fryer reusable silicone liner.
  • Depending on your air fryer, the average time is 10 to 12 minutes when cooking them in a preheated 400 degrees F air fryer.

If you are making these in an air fryer oven, place them on the bottom shelf or rack. The cooking time will be about the same as if cooking them in an air fryer basket.

    Equipment

    • Air Fryer

    Nutrition

    Serving: 1gCalories: 0.2kcalProtein: 0.04gFat: 0.01gSaturated Fat: 0.003gPolyunsaturated Fat: 0.003gMonounsaturated Fat: 0.003gCholesterol: 0.1mgSodium: 0.1mgPotassium: 1mgVitamin A: 0.1IUVitamin C: 0.003mgCalcium: 0.04mg

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