Ninja Air Fryer Boiled Eggs

ninja air fryer boiled eggs
ninja air fryer boiled eggs

Are you a fan of hard-boiled eggs but don’t want to deal with the hassle of boiling water? Look no further! With the Ninja Air Fryer, you can make perfectly boiled eggs in less than 15 minutes. These eggs are not only quick and easy to make, but they’re also great for a variety of recipes like deviled eggs and tuna salad. Plus, we’ll share tips on how to peel them easily.

a close-up of air fryer eggs on a plate with chives and everything bagel seasoning

Why Make Boiled Eggs in a Ninja Air Fryer

Easy & Quick

Using an air fryer makes the cooking process easier and quicker. It’s a fantastic way to boil eggs in no time for recipes like egg salad, tuna salad, Cobb Salad, and deviled eggs.

Make Hard or Soft Boiled Eggs

With the help of our hard-boiled eggs time chart, you can easily achieve the desired consistency for your eggs. Whether you prefer a hard or soft yolk, the Ninja Air Fryer has got you covered.

No Fuss Meal Prep

Whether you need a quick breakfast or want to prepare for a week ahead, this easy air fryer recipe is a creative way to get perfect eggs without any hassle.

Ingredients & Tools Needed

This air fryer hard-boiled eggs recipe requires only two simple ingredients:

  • An air fryer: We recommend using the Ninja Foodi, our favorite air fryer. It offers superior crisping and even cooking without the need to preheat.
  • Eggs: You can use any size of eggs you prefer.

ingredients needed to make ninja air fryer hard boiled eggs like a dozen eggs in front of a ninja foodi air fryer

Please refer to the recipe card at the bottom of the post for detailed instructions on how to achieve perfect results.

How to Make Air Fryer Boiled Eggs at 300

  1. Place the eggs into the air fryer basket in a single layer and cook them at 300 degrees for 11-15 minutes.
  2. Use tongs to transfer the cooked eggs to an ice water bath and let them sit for 5 minutes.
  3. Peel the eggs and discard the shells.

photo collage of how to boil eggs in the air fryer at 300 degrees.

How Long to Boil Eggs

The cooking time for boiled eggs depends on your desired consistency. Here’s a chart that shows how eggs turn out at different cook times in the Ninja Foodi.

Hard Boiled Eggs Time Chart

a photo collage of air fryer boiled eggs time chart cooked at 10, 11, 13, and 15 minutes

Top Cooking Tips & FAQs

  • Not all air fryers are the same: This tutorial was tested specifically with the Ninja Foodi, which we highly recommend. If you use a different air fryer, we suggest testing one egg to determine the best cook time for you. You might also need to preheat your air fryer for 1-2 minutes.
  • Cook for at least 10 minutes: We recommend a minimum cooking time of 10 minutes to ensure the egg whites set properly.
  • Give the eggs space: To achieve the best results, make sure to leave enough space between the eggs in the air fryer basket, allowing hot air to circulate.

How to Store Air Fryer Hard Boiled Eggs

Any leftover hard-boiled eggs can be stored in an airtight container for up to 5 days.

Recipes Using Hard Boiled Eggs

If you’re looking for a convenient and efficient way to make boiled eggs, the Ninja Air Fryer is your perfect kitchen companion. Give it a try and experience the joy of cooking with ease and precision. For more culinary inspirations and delightful recipes, visit Takeout Food.


Q: Can I use a different air fryer for this recipe?

A: While this recipe was specifically tested with the Ninja Foodi, you can use a different air fryer. We recommend testing one egg to determine the optimal cook time for your specific air fryer model.

Q: Should I preheat the air fryer before cooking the eggs?

A: Preheating is not necessary for the Ninja Foodi. However, if you are using a different air fryer, you may need to preheat it for 1-2 minutes before cooking the eggs.

Enjoy your perfectly boiled eggs with the Ninja Air Fryer and explore the endless possibilities of culinary creativity. Happy cooking!

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