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Air Fryer Baking Powder Biscuits

Air Fryer Baking Powder Biscuits

Do you love the taste and texture of biscuits, but don't love all of the calories? Well, then you're going to love this air fryer baking powder biscuit recipe! These light and fluffy biscuits are perfect for a quick and easy breakfast or snack. And thanks to the air fryer, they're crispy on the outside and soft on the inside. So good, you'll never want to make regular biscuits again!

Course Baked Goods, Side Dish
Cuisine American
Keyword Air Fryer Drop Biscuits, Air Fryer Homemade Biscuits, Easy Air fryer Bread Recipes
Prep Time 20 minutes
Cook Time 13 minutes
Total Time 33 minutes
Servings 8 Servings
Calories 136 kcal


  • 2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 4 teaspoons baking powder
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 6 tablespoons butter or shortening
  • 3/4 cup milk


  1. Start by mixing together the flour, baking powder, and salt.

    Ingredients Needed For Air Fryer Baking Powder Biscuits
  2. Mix in the butter, and blend until crumbly, then add the milk.

  3. Roll out the dough onto a floured surface.

    How To Make Air Fryer Baking Powder Biscuits
  4. I used parchment paper and lined the bottom of the air fryer basket with them.

    Air Fryer Biscuits
  5. Spray non-stick cooking spray on the parchment paper.

  6. Knead the dough, until smooth.  Then you can either cut out the biscuits with a biscuit cutter or use freehand to shape them.

  7. Set the time for 10 to 13 minutes at 320 degrees F, air fryer setting.

  8. Let cool, slightly, then plate and serve.

    Air Fryer Baking Powder Biscuits
Nutrition Facts
Air Fryer Baking Powder Biscuits
Amount Per Serving (1 g)
Calories 136 Calories from Fat 9
% Daily Value*
Fat 1g2%
Saturated Fat 1g6%
Polyunsaturated Fat 1g
Monounsaturated Fat 1g
Cholesterol 4mg1%
Sodium 525mg23%
Potassium 79mg2%
Carbohydrates 26g9%
Fiber 1g4%
Sugar 2g2%
Protein 4g8%
Vitamin A 56IU1%
Calcium 161mg16%
Iron 2mg11%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.