Air Fryer Chicken Legs Recipe

Air Fryer Chicken Legs Recipe

How To Make Air Fryer Chicken Legs

Sink your teeth into these juicy chicken legs, with bites of sweet and salty at every turn, for a belly filling 30-minute meal!

Preparation: 5 minutes
Cooking: 20 minutes
Total: 25 minutes



  • 6chicken legs
  • 2tsppaprika
  • 1tspItalian seasoning
  • 1tspbrown sugar
  • ½tspsalt
  • ½tsppepper
  • 2tbspolive oil


  1. Pat the chicken legs with a paper towel to dry. Add them to a medium sized bowl.

  2. In a small bowl, combine paprika, Italian seasoning, brown sugar, and salt and pepper. Add the olive oil to the bowl of chicken and sprinkle with the seasonings and toss until fully coated.

  3. Place the chicken legs skin side down in the basket of the air fryer. Cook at 380 degrees F for 10 minutes.

  4. Flip after 10 minutes and continue to cook for 7 to 8 more minutes until no longer pink and the internal temperature is 165 degrees F.

  5. Serve and enjoy!


  • Calories: 1171.60kcal
  • Fat: 89.23g
  • Saturated Fat: 23.50g
  • Trans Fat: 0.31g
  • Monounsaturated Fat: 39.10g
  • Polyunsaturated Fat: 18.10g
  • Carbohydrates: 2.63g
  • Fiber: 0.59g
  • Sugar: 0.85g
  • Protein: 84.69g
  • Cholesterol: 479.88mg
  • Sodium: 725.46mg
  • Calcium: 56.27mg
  • Potassium: 1081.68mg
  • Iron: 4.19mg
  • Vitamin A: 173.38µg
  • Vitamin C: 1.17mg
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