Crispy Air Fryer Chicken Tenders - Deliciously Golden

Savor the golden crunch of our Crispy Air Fryer Chicken Tenders. Perfect for a quick and tasty meal, these chicken tenders are a hit with kids and adults alike. Not only are they delicious, but using an air fryer also makes them a healthier choice compared to traditional frying. In this post, we’ll guide you through the process of making these delicious chicken tenders, offering tips and tricks to help you get the best results from your air fryer.

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Crispy Air Fryer Chicken Tenders

Our Crispy Air Fryer Chicken Tenders are a delicious, kid-friendly dish that's golden, juicy, and crunchy. They're quick to prepare and sure to be a hit!
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Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 20 minutes
Total Time 30 minutes
Course Dinner
Cuisine South African
Servings 12 tenders
Calories 99 kcal


  • 500 gram chicken tenderloins
  • 25 gram crumb seasoning sachet
  • canola oil spray
  • cup mayonnaise
  • 1 tbsp pickled ginger reserving 2 tsp pickling liquid


  • Placing your chicken on a tray in a single layer.
  • Sprinkle evenly half of the seasoning, turn the chicken and sprinkle evenly with the remaining seasoning.
  • Spray with oil.
  • If needed preheat your air fryer to 180°C (356°F).
  • Cook chicken for 14 minutes or until golden and cooked through.
  • In a small bowl, combine the mayonnaise and reserved pickling liquid.
  • Serve the chicken with dipping sauce and ginger on the side.


Calories: 99kcalCarbohydrates: 2gProtein: 9gFat: 6gSaturated Fat: 1gPolyunsaturated Fat: 3gMonounsaturated Fat: 1gTrans Fat: 0.02gCholesterol: 29mgSodium: 116mgPotassium: 165mgFiber: 0.1gSugar: 0.2gVitamin A: 21IUVitamin C: 1mgCalcium: 7mgIron: 0.3mg
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