This is best way to cook frozen jalapeño poppers is in the air fryer because it’s quick and easy and you achieve amazing results without the need to turn on the oven.
Air fryer frozen bacon wrapped jalapeño poppers are delicious and makes for a great appetizer or snack for game night or any family gathering. The Real good food brand has no breading and can easily fit into a low carb diet. If that’s not your goal, you’ll love the TGIF brand.
Want to save this recipe?
Enter your email below and we’ll send it to your inbox right away! Plus you’ll get amazing low carb recipes & tips from us every week. Enjoy!
Air fryer frozen jalapeño poppers
Cooking frozen jalapeño poppers in the air fryer is a game changer for us! We get crispy bacon with gooey cheesy jalapeños.
To keep things low carb we skip the TGIF brand which we love by the way because it’s breaded. The Real good foods brand from Costco which isn’t breaded is our go to.
If you are new to air frying, check out this collection of easy air fryer recipes for beginners and I think you’ll love these air fryer eggs, air fryer sausage and peppers and of-course air fryer Kiebasa.
What makes this recipe so good
- Family friendly
- Low carb
- Easy to make
It takes 12 to 15 mins to cook frozen bacon wrapped jalapeño poppers in the air fryer at 400°F (200°C) with no need to preheat. Air fryers are different so I’d suggest to an eye on it and add more time as needed.
I cook mine at 400°F (200°C) for 12 to 15 mins and I find that it cooks perfectly at this temperature. You can cook at 350°F or 380°F but you will need to adjust the time.
The Real good food brand contains 18 frozen jalapeño poppers which amounts to 9 servings.
What you’ll need
- Frozen jalapeño poppers
Recommended tools and accessories
- Cosori air fryer
- Parchment paper
- Kitchen tongs
How to cook frozen jalapeño poppers in air fryer
This is an overview of the recipe with step by step photos. Scroll down to end of post for a printable recipe card with the amount of ingredients and full recipe instructions.
- Remove the frozen jalapeño poppers from packaging
- Arrange in the air fryer basket in a single layer.
- Air fry at 400°F for 12 to 15 mins or until heated through and the bacon is crispy to your liking
How to store and reheat
Store leftovers in the refrigerator in an air tight container for up to 2 days. Reheat in the microwave or air fryer.
To reheat in the air fryer, set temperature to 350°F and air fry for 2 to 3 minutes or until heated through.
Recipe notes and tips
- You do not need to preheat the air fryer
- Line the air fryer basket with perforated parchment paper. This will help catch the cheese and reduce the mess.
- Place in a single layer and do not overcrowd the basket. Cook in batches if needed.
If you try this recipe, show it off on Instagram! Be sure to Follow and Tag @thelowcarbmuse on Instagram and use the hashtag #thelowcarbmuse I’d love to see your recreations!
Did you find this recipe helpful? Leave me a comment about it or any recipe idea you’d love to see on the low carb muse and don’t forget to share with family and friends and in your favorite Facebook group
Love it? Pin it! Then follow The Low Carb Muse on Pinterest for more delicious low carb recipes!
Looking for support? Join other low carb Buddies in our exclusive free Easy Keto/Low carb Recipes Group on Facebook!
Looking for more low carb recipes? Sign up for our deliciously low carb newsletters and Follow along on Facebook, Instagram, Pinterest and Tiktok for updates. Remember to Subscribe to my YouTube Channel for weekly videos.
New to the Low carb lifestyle? We’ve got you covered. Check out our helpful >>> Low carb Resources!
Shop all your low carb pantry staples and gadgets at our Amazon store.
💡 Quick tip on air frying! Air fryer temps may vary depending on the size, make and model you own. When making a recipe for the first time, start with less time, check for doneness then add more time as needed.
How to cook frozen Jalapeño poppers in air fryer
- Air fryer
- 9 frozen jalapeño poppers
- Remove frozen bacon wrapped jalapeño poppers from packaging.
- Arrange in air fryer basket in a single layer.
- Air fry at 400°F (200°C) for 12 to 15 mins or until cooked through and bacon is crispy.
- Let it rest for a minute before serving. Be careful when taking a bite as the cheese will be super hot.
- No need to preheat the air fryer.
- For best results, do not overcrowd the basket, cook in batches if needed.
Did you make this recipe? Awesome! Please rate it by clicking the stars ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ when you leave a comment below.