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air fryer broccoli
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Air fryer parmesan broccoli

This air fryer broccoli recipe is the best snack or side dish. It is healthy and has a whole lot lower calories than any other fried veggies!
Prep Time3 minutes
Cook Time5 minutes
Total Time8 minutes
Course: Appetizer, Side Dish, Snack
Cuisine: American
Servings: 2 cups


  • Air fryer


  • 2 cups broccoli florets
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil
  • a sprinkle of salt add more to suit your taste
  • ¼-1/8 teaspoon red pepper flakes depending on taste
  • 2 tablespoon freshly grated parmesan cheese


  • Start by preheating the air fryer to 360F.
  • Add the broccoli to a medium bowl and pour in the olive oil. Add the pinch of salt, the red pepper flakes and stir using a rubber spatula.
  • Once everything is well coated, place the broccoli florets in the air fryer basket. Sprinkle one tablespoon of the grated parmesan cheese on top and and air fry for 3-5 minutes.
  • You can serve it as is or add a little more cheese on top!