Air Fryer Fish Recipe (Air Fried Tilapia) Video Recipe #airfryerfish
Air Fryer Fish Recipe: Extremely delicious air fryer fish recipe using tilapia fillet, bread crumbs, lemon, paprika and garlic powder. Crispy on the outside and moist-flakey fish in the inside is perfect for light meal or brunch. Air Fryer Fish Recipe (Crispy Air Fried Tilapia) Video Recipe #airfryerfish
This Air Fryer Fish Recipe (Crispy Air Fried Tilapia) is my favorite for a quick Friday night meal for the entire family, whether it’s 2 people of 10.
Super easy to make without worrying about breaking the fish (while cooking) and that lemon-paprika flavor HIT you in all the right spots.
So Why Air Fryer Fish Recipe (Crispy Air Fried Tilapia)?
Now, who doesn’t Loooove a ‘Golden, Crispy Fried Fish‘ but just one problem, it’s fried and with summer at its peak, I donot want to grill or turn on the oven.
So this recipe is a perfect answer to our cravings for that crispy fried fish without frying!!
Also, who doesn’t like meals that are
Ready within 30 minutes.
Packed with flavors
Without much efforts involved
Mess-Free & Least Utensils/Dishes involved.
Bingo, Right !!!!
So let’s get started with a fish recipe and you can find all these ingredients in any grocery stores:
Ingredients for the Air Fryer Fish Recipe (Crispy Air Fried Tilapia):
Tilapia Fish Fillet, you can use any light fillet
Lemon Pepper Seasoning
The Process to Make the Air Fryer Fish Recipe:
You can find the process step by step pictures below and also you can refer to my video in the post with voice instructions. So let’s get started:
We start by mixing the Bread Crumbs with Seasoning.
Then Whisk the egg.
Take each fish fillet and coat it on both sides with whisked egg.
Then place the egg coated fish fillet in the bread crumbs mixture and coat both sides.
Place the coated fish fillet in the air-fryer basket and spray with olive oil.
Air Fry at 350F for 10 minutes setting. Then flip the fish to the other side and air-fry for another 5 minutes.
Similarly, air-fry all the coated fish fillets and transfer to a serving dish.
Air Fryer Fish Recipe (Crispy Air Fried Tilapia) Video Recipe
Air Fryer Fish Recipe (Crispy Air Fried Tilapia): Extremely delicious air fryer fish recipe using tilapia fillet, bread crumbs, lemon, paprika, and garlic powder. Crispy on the outside and moist-flakey fish in the inside is perfect for light meal or brunch.
Prep Time10 minutes
Cook Time15 minutes
Total Time25 minutes
4 Tilapia Fish Fillet, you may use any light fish fillet
2 Cups Bread Crumbs, you can use homemade or storebought
1 Large Egg
1 Tsp Warm Water, to whisk eggs
Olive Oil Spray, for cooking the fish
Aluminum Foil, to add as a liner in air-fryer basket
2 Tbsp Lemon Pepper Seasoning
2 Tbsp Paprika Powder, you can use other chili powder too
1 Tsp Dry Garlic Powder
1 Tbsp Salt, use as per taste
In a large bowl, whisk together the egg with 1 tsp warm water. Keep aside.
In another large bowl, add bread crumbs, seasoning ingredients and whisk to mix everything. Keep aside.
Take the aluminum foil and place it into the air-fryer basket as a liner.
Make the Air Fryer Fish Recipe
Now take each fish fillet and dip it into the whisked egg bowl. Coat both sides of the fish evenly.
Drip any excess egg in the egg bowl.
Place the egg coated fish in the bread crumbs bowl. Coat both the side evenly.
Tap off any excess bread crumbs and place the coated fish fillet in a clean plate.
Similarly, coat all the fish fillet and keep aside.
Take the air-fryer basket and place 1-2 fish fillet (mine could only accommodate 1 fillet).
Spray with olive oil and turn On the Air-Fryer at 350f for 10 minutes.
After 10 minutes, turn the fish upside down and air-fry again for 5 minutes to brown the other side.
Once the fish is golden brown on both sides, remove and place on clean plate.