Lemon-Pepper Air-Fried Chicken Wings

Lemon-Pepper Air-Fried Chicken Wings

The combination of fresh lemon zest, aromatic herbs, and a touch of paprika creates a mouthwatering dish that's perfect for a quick and flavorful appetizer or a main course. Garnish with fresh parsley and serve with lemon wedges for an extra burst of citrusy goodness. Enjoy the irresistibly crispy texture and robust taste of these Lemon-Pepper Air-Fried Chicken Wings at your next gathering or as a delightful weeknight treat!


For the Chicken Wings:

  • 2 pounds chicken wings, split at joints, tips discarded
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • Salt and black pepper to taste

For the Lemon-Pepper Seasoning:

  • Zest of 1 lemon
  • 2 tablespoons lemon juice
  • 1 teaspoon black pepper
  • 1 teaspoon garlic powder
  • 1 teaspoon onion powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon dried thyme
  • 1/2 teaspoon dried rosemary
  • 1/2 teaspoon dried oregano
  • 1/2 teaspoon paprika
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt (adjust to taste)

For Garnish (Optional):

  • Fresh parsley, chopped
  • Lemon wedges


  • Preheat the Air Fryer:
    • Preheat your air fryer to 400°F (200°C).
  • Prepare the Chicken Wings:
    • In a large bowl, toss the chicken wings with olive oil, salt, and black pepper until well coated.
  • Prepare the Lemon-Pepper Seasoning:
    • In a small bowl, combine lemon zest, lemon juice, black pepper, garlic powder, onion powder, dried thyme, dried rosemary, dried oregano, paprika, and salt. Mix well to create the lemon-pepper seasoning.
  • Coat the Chicken Wings:
    • Sprinkle the lemon-pepper seasoning over the chicken wings, tossing to ensure even coating.
  • Air Fry the Chicken Wings:
    • Arrange the seasoned chicken wings in the EaZy MealZ Crisper air fryer basket, making sure they are not overcrowded. Cook for 25-30 minutes, flipping the wings halfway through the cooking time, or until they are golden brown and crispy.
  • Garnish and Serve:
    • Once cooked, transfer the lemon-pepper chicken wings to a serving plate. Garnish with chopped fresh parsley and serve with lemon wedges on the side.
  • Enjoy:
    • Enjoy the Lemon-Pepper Air-Fried Chicken Wings as a delicious appetizer or main dish. Serve them with your favorite dipping sauce or alongside a fresh salad.

These flavorful, crispy wings are made possible with our  EaZy MealZ Crisper air fryer basket !


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