This is a lovely recipe, and was so impressed by the air fryer, not just was it an easy recipe but the chicken was so juicy and tasted amazing.

air fryer whole chicken

Air Fryer Whole Chicken

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Prep Time 15 mins
Cook Time 50 mins
Total Time 1 hr 5 mins
Course Dinner
Cuisine South African
Servings 6 servings
Calories 26 kcal


  • 1 whole chicken
  • 2 tbsp mustard
  • 2 tbps honey
  • 1 tsp oil
  • 1 tsp crushed garlic and ginger
  • ¼ tsp salt
  • dash of black pepper


  • Place your whole chicken in the air fryer at 160°C (320°F).
  • Basting it with just some oil pop it in, for 20 minutes.
  • Using a small bowl mix all the ingredients together.
  • Then generally basting your entire chicken, close your air fryer and let the cooking continue.
  • Remove your chicken from the air fryer, cut it into desired pieces and serve with anything.


Calories: 26kcalCarbohydrates: 5gProtein: 0.3gFat: 1gSaturated Fat: 0.1gPolyunsaturated Fat: 0.2gMonounsaturated Fat: 1gTrans Fat: 0.003gCholesterol: 0.1mgSodium: 153mgPotassium: 16mgFiber: 0.3gSugar: 4gVitamin A: 4IUVitamin C: 0.1mgCalcium: 4mgIron: 0.1mg
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