Air Fryer Nachos | Easy Recipe

January 30, 2024

Can you make nachos in an air fryer? You bet you can! This easy air fryer recipe makes perfect layers of crispy nachos in just 5 minutes. Add your favorite toppings and this easy recipe is sure to be a hit!

Air Fryer Nachos


  • 1 pound ground beef
  • 1 envelope taco seasoning
  • 3-4 cups sturdy tortilla chips
  • 2-3 cups shredded cheddar and/or pepper jack cheese
  • 1 can black beans, drained and rinsed
  • Toppings of choice: sour cream, guacamole, sliced jalapeno, pico de gallo, salsa, chopped green onions, sliced black olives, fresh lime wedges



  1. Brown ground beef in a large nonstick skillet. Drain any excess fat.
  2. Add taco seasoning and water according to pack instructions.
  3. Line air fryer with parchment paper or aluminum foil.
  4. Place a layer of chips in the bottom of air fryer. Add a layer of taco meat and beans, to taste, and top with a layer of cheese. Repeat two more times (depending on the size of our air fryer basket – fill to an inch below the top, max).
  5. Air fry for 5 minutes at 350°F.
  6. Add toppings and serve immediately.

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