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!

Frozen Sweet Potato Fries In Air Fryer

Why You Should Make

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.

Ingredients For Frozen Sweet Potato Fries In Air Fryer

Frozen Sweet Potato Fries In Air Fryer

So, here is the kicker. This frozen sweet potato fries recipe only has 3 ingredients—nothing made from scratch.

  • Frozen Sweet Potato Fries- I used Alexia sweet potato fries in this air fryer recipe, but you can use whatever brand of sweet potato fries you like.
  • Olive Oil- Extra virgin olive oil. I didn’t use much olive oil because I didn’t want my fries to become soggy.
  • Brown Sugar- Add a ton of flavor. You can skip this step, but I definitely wouldn’t recommend it.

How To Cook Frozen Sweet Potato Fries In Air Fryer?

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.

Frozen Sweet Potato Fries In Air Fryer

(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.

Equipment

  • Air Fryer– I used a brand by the name of Ninja Foodie. It has 2 baskets, so I could make other food simultaneously, which was so convenient.
  • Glass Bowl– This will help ensure you get all that olive oil and brown sugar mixed well on your air fryer sweet potato fries.

Variations

  • Cheesy- Melted nacho cheese. Okay, hear me out. Grab some nacho cheese from the store or homemade nacho cheese. Try the Tostitos brand. Drizzle over the top of your fries to make yourself some cheesy nacho fries.
  • Spicy fries- I love Cajun seasoning on regular French fries, so why not try some on your sweet potato fries if you love spicy foods?
  • Crispy- Make them into some crispy sweet potato chips. Air fry them until they are nicely dried out, and enjoy.

Storage

Store these frozen air fryer frozen sweet potato fries in an airtight container. There you have it.

Reheating

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.

What can I serve frozen sweet potato fries in the air fryer with?

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.

Are sweet potato fries healthy?

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.

Other Ways To Enjoy

  • Dipping Sauce- Ranch, blue cheese, or even homemade dressing is the perfect dipping sauce for sweet potato fries.
  • Hot Honey Sauce- Drizzle a small amount of honey sauce, and you will have one good meal!

Enjoyed these frozen sweet potato fries in the air fryer?

Here are more recipes you will love.

Cajun Fries

Smashed Potatoes

Well, until next time, folks!

Frozen Sweet Potato Fries In Air Fryer

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.  
Frozen Sweet Potato Fries In Air Fryer
Servings: 2 People
Calories 40
Author: Ronalyn
Prep Time: 5 minutes

Ingredients  

  • 1 Bag Sweet Potato Fries
  • 1 Teaspoon Olive Oil
  • 1 Tablespoon Brown Sugar

Instructions

  • Preheat the air fryer to 350 Degrees
  • To a bowl add your fries. Next, drizzle olive oil over the French fries.
    1 Bag Sweet Potato Fries, 1 Teaspoon Olive Oil
  • Next, Sprinkle brown sugar over your frozen sweet potato fries. Take your hand and mix things.
    1 Tablespoon Brown Sugar
  • Add all your fries to the air fryer tray. Don’t overcrowd the fries.
  • 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.

Notes

  • 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.
 
  • 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.
 
Course Appetizer, Side Dish
Cuisine American
Keyword Air fryer sweet potato fries, Frozen Sweet Potato Fries In Air Fryer

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