Air Fryer Beef Empanadas Recipe

Air Fryer Beef Empanadas Recipe

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How To Make Air Fryer Beef Empanadas

Whip up a hot batch of these beef empanadas with a nice crunch on the outside! It’s all cooked up in the air fryer and made with just four easy ingredients.

Preparation: 10 minutes
Cooking: 16 minutes
Total: 26 minutes



  • 8Goya empanada discs,thawed
  • 1cuppicadillo
  • 1egg white,whisked
  • 1tspwater


  1. Preheat the air fryer to 325 degrees F for 8 minutes. Spray the basket generously with cooking spray.

  2. Place 2 tablespoon of picadillo in the center of each disc. Fold in half, then use a fork to seal the edges. Repeat with the remaining dough.

  3. Whisk the egg whites with water, then brush the tops of the empanadas.

  4. Cook 2 or 3 at a time in the air fryer for 8 minutes, or until golden. Remove from heat, then repeat with the remaining empanadas.

  5. Serve warm, and enjoy!


  • Calories: 299.87kcal
  • Fat: 16.35g
  • Saturated Fat: 4.59g
  • Trans Fat: 0.74g
  • Monounsaturated Fat: 6.34g
  • Polyunsaturated Fat: 3.80g
  • Carbohydrates: 27.78g
  • Fiber: 1.78g
  • Sugar: 1.66g
  • Protein: 10.43g
  • Cholesterol: 23.14mg
  • Sodium: 397.10mg
  • Calcium: 18.05mg
  • Potassium: 174.48mg
  • Iron: 2.41mg
  • Vitamin A: 16.02µg
  • Vitamin C: 0.62mg
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