Air fryer sweet potato fries are one of the easiest/tastiest recipes you will ever make. These sweet potato fries are drizzled in olive oil and then sprinkled with a dash of brown sugar to give them that next-level taste. This recipe is perfect for those busy days and late nights. It’s ready in a matter of minutes. Let’s jump right into it!
It’s no secret that making frozen sweet potato fries in the air fryer is a swift and easy option but also easy to pair. For instance, they pair well with my 4 ingredient pork chops or my baked Turkey wings. Here are a few other reasons you should make these air fryer sweet potato fries.
Healthy- We all know and love sweet potato fries and the health perks that come along with them. The main one that sticks out to many is that they are high in fiber and taste delicious!!
Full Of Flavor- Making these sweet potato fries in the air enhances the flavor. The added sprinkle of brown sugar begins to crystallize. Leaving you with some mind-blowing flavors. It almost tastes like candy but is healthier.
Time Saver- I know many folks are looking for easy and quick recipes that can be paired easily with any chicken recipe. That’s why this frozen sweet potato fries recipe is the perfect fix. It’s easy and meal prep friendly.
Easy Clean-Up- it’s nothing like cooking and having a mess to clean up afterward. Not with these fries. The simplicity of this recipe solves that aftermath cleaning.
Kid Approved- If you have picky eaters, this recipe is perfect with a tiny dash of sugar. They don’t even know that you are sneaking in their veggies.
So, here is the kicker. This frozen sweet potato fries recipe only has 3 ingredients—nothing made from scratch.
Making this recipe is one of the best things in life. This recipe is one of the easiest air fryer recipes I’ve ever made.
(1) Preheat- You want to start by first preheating your air fryer to 350 degrees. This is a very important step you don’t want to skip. Preheating the air fryer before helps your food cook faster and more evenly.
(2)Drizzle- You want to drizzle your olive oil over the French fries. Make sure you only drizzle a small amount. Anything too heavy will cause the fries to become soggy when air frying.
(3)Brown Sugar- Ah, this is the fun and tasty part that makes this recipe all worth it. Sprinkle brown sugar over your frozen sweet potato fries. Now, take your hand and mix things.
(4)Assemble and Air Fry- Add all your fries to the air fryer tray making sure not to overcrowd them. Cook for 8 minutes. Next, open-air fryer and shake the fries around. Place back in the air fryer for 5 minutes, or until you reach the level of crispiness you would like.
Store these frozen air fryer frozen sweet potato fries in an airtight container. There you have it.
I don’t recommend reheating these frozen sweet potato fries made in the air fryer. If you must, I will always say to bake them in the oven or air fryer at 350 degrees for 3 to 4 minutes or until it reaches your desired warmth.
With this recipe, the possibilities are endless. You can eat these sweet potato fries with almost. Mix things up a little, and have some buttermilk fried chicken or pork chops with your side of french fries. You can also enjoy this recipe with a drizzle of my hot honey sauce over the top.
Frozen sweet potato fries in the air fryer are higher in calories, similar to regular fries, but they have two times as much fiber and Vitamin A, which gives them a nutritional edge.
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Last Updated on May 5, 2023 by Ronalyn Alston | Published: May 5, 2023
May 5, 2023