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Air Fryer Parmesan Crusted Chicken
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Air Fryer Parmesan Crusted Chicken

Air Fryer Parmesan Crusted Chicken cooks in 8 minutes and requires only 5 ingredients! 
Prep Time5 minutes
Cook Time8 minutes
Course: Main Course
Cuisine: American
Keyword: air fryer, chicken
Servings: 4


  • 1 Air Fryer


  • 1.5 pounds chicken breast tenders
  • ½ cup mayo
  • 3 tablespoons panko bread crumbs
  • ½ cup parmesan cheese finely grated
  • ¼ cup Italian seasoned bread crumbs


  • Preheat air fryer to 400 degrees Fahrenheit.
  • Pat chicken dry with paper towels.
  • In a small bowl combine panko breadcrumbs, parmesan cheese, and Italian seasoned breadcrumbs.
  • In a large bowl, add the chicken tenders and toss with mayo.
  • Sprinkle the breadcrumb mixture over the chicken and stir to combine.
  • Coat the air fryer basket with non-stick cooking spray.
  • Arrange tenders in a single layer in the air fryer basket, cooking in batches if needed. Spray the tops of each chicken tender with non-stick spray.
  • Air fry for 7-8 minutes, flipping the chicken halfway through. Use a meat thermometer to check for doneness. Chicken tenders are done when the internal temperature reads 165 degrees Fahrenheit.