Air Fryer-Korean BBQ Chicken Drumsticks (Legs)

This is a great flavor, it brings out the nice smoky taste in the air fryer, It's one of my family's favorite meals.

Course Dinner
Cuisine Chicken
Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 14 minutes
Total Time 19 minutes
Servings 6 servings


  • 2 pounds chicken drumsticks or legs

Korean BBQ Sauce:

  • 1/2 cup soy sauce
  • 1/4 cup dark brown sugar
  • 2 tablespoons minced garlic
  • 1/4 cup rice wine vinegar
  • 1 teaspoon sesame oil
  • 1 tablespoon ground ginger


  1. Start by placing the chicken drumsticks in a large mixing bowl.

  2. Then pour int he soy sauce, dark brown sugar, minced garlic, rice wine vinegar, sesame oil, and ground ginger, mix well.

  3. Marinade overnight or at least 3 hours.

  4. Place the chicken drumsticks or legs onto the air fryer basket or air fryer tray.

  5. Set temperature to 400 degrees F, for 15 minutes, then flip them, and cook for another 7 to 10 minutes, as soon as they are cooked, (check with a meat thermometer) remove.

  6. Plate, serve and enjoy!