This air fryer frozen fish fillet is convenient and easy to make. Enjoy a hassle-free and delicious fish dinner in just 15 minutes. You will love this breaded white fish fillet because it comes out crispy every time. There is no prep needed because it is storebought and no need to wait around for the fish to thaw.
With this easy step-by-step guide, you can cook frozen fish fillets in the air fryer perfectly every time. You do not have to worry about undercooked fish anymore.
Crispy Frozen Fish Fillets in Air Fryer
Cooking frozen fish in an air fryer is an easy and delicious way to put dinner on the table on a busy weeknight. It is super convenient, and you can create a flavourful dish that's ready in no time! Serve it with any sauce of your choice.
How long to cook frozen fish fillet in an air fryer? The size, thickness, and kind of breading of your frozen fish fillet will affect how long it takes to cook in the air fryer. Cook the frozen fish fillet for around 10 minutes at 190C/375F. When the fillet is halfway done, flip it over and continue cooking. Check again that the fish is not frozen in the centre before serving.
You may serve fish fillets with almost anything. If you want to make a complete meal of it or you can consider one of the sides.
Frozen Fish Fillets – they are typically seasoned, pre-breaded or battered raw white fish that has been frozen. You can find it in stores, and you are free to use any brand from the store.
Cooking oil spray (optional). It will help the fish to get wonderful crispiness and prevents it from sticking to the air fryer basket.
Air fryer temperature varies depending on size, make, and model. My delicious cravings recipe time is subject to a preheated air fryer. If you are trying this recipe for the first time, deduct 2 minutes from the cooking time and increase it if needed to allow the food to cook evenly.
How to Cook Frozen Fish Fillet in an Air Fryer
Preheat your air fryer to 200C/400F.
Remove the frozen fish fillets from the packaging.
Place the fish fillets in the basket in a single layer. Make sure they are not overlapping.
Cook the fish fillets in the air fryer for about 10 minutes. Flip the fillets over halfway and cook for another 3-5 minutes.
Once done, remove the fish fillets from the air fryer and serve immediately.
How to store and Reheat
You should make what you can eat, and if for any reason you have leftovers. Keep in an airtight container in the fridge for 3-5 days.
You can freeze for up to 3 months in an airtight container or a Ziploc bag.
Reheat in the air fryer until hot before serving.
- Do not overcrowd the air fryer basket. Adjust the number of fish to suit the size of your air fryer basket.
- Make sure you flip the fish fillet once during the cooking time.
- You should cook the fish straight from the freezer for the best results.
Air Fryer Frozen Fish Fillets
- Air fryer
- 4 frozen fish fiillets
- Cooking oil spray
- Preheat your air fryer to 200C/400F.Remove the frozen fish fillets from the packaging.
- Place the fish fillets in the basket in a single layer. Make sure they are not overlapping.Cook the fish fillets in the air fryer for about 10 minutes at 190C/375F. Flip the fillets over halfway and cook for another 3-5 minutes until the fish is fully cooked (crispy and golden brown).
- Once done, remove the fish fillets from the air fryer and serve immediately.
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