Air Fryer Banana Muffins Recipe

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These air fryer banana muffins are amazing! They are like a banana bread in muffin form! Got a brown banana laying around? Use it today to make these delicious air fryer banana muffins!

hand holding air fryer with banana muffins inside

Air Fryer Banana Muffins

These muffins are so fast to whip up and cook in minutes in the air fryer!

This recipe uses very simple everyday ingredients and chances are you already have them on hand! Just mix up a few simple ingredients in a bowl, put in air fryer silicone muffin cups and the air fryer will bake them to perfection!

These air fried banana bread muffins are so delicious and you’ll love baking them in the air fryer! Imagine biting into these mouthwatering banana muffins – so yummy! Air fryer is great for baking muffins of all kinds!

6 banana muffins in the air fryer cooked

Health Benefits of Banana

Did you know that bananas are quite good for you?

They are full of nutritious fiber and antioxidants too. Additionally, they contain potassium, which is an important mineral for your heart and blood pressure management. One banana even contains over 100 grams of potassium!

Also, they are low in calories but very filling, so its actually a helpful fruit to eat if you are trying to reduce your caloric intake.

hand holding air fryer basket with muffins inside

How to Make Banana Muffins in the Air Fryer

These are so easy to prepare! The recipe uses only a few simple ingredients.

The recipe is for 6 muffins. If you want to make more, you will need to do a second batch.

Here is what you will need to make these banana muffins in the air fryer:

  • 1 Brown banana
  • 1 Egg
  • 1/3 Cup Sugar
  • 3 Tbsp Oil or melted butter
  • 3/4 Cup Flour
  • 1 tsp Baking Powder

6 muffins cooked inside the air fryer basket

First make sure you have silicone muffin cups to use in the air fryer. My air fryer holds 6 cups comfortably.

Then place the cups in your air fryer basket and then spray lightly with non-stick cooking spray. Set aside.

In a large mixing bowl, place peeled banana and mash with a fork. Add the egg and oil and mix well.

hand holding a banana above air fryer with muffins inside

Then you will add the flour and the baking powder. Stir well to combine.

Divide the batter evenly between the six muffin cups.

Place the air fryer basket back in the air fryer. Set the temperature to 300F and the time to 17 minutes.

banana next to the air fryer with muffins cooked inside

When finished remove from air fryer and let cool slightly before eating.

They will be golden brown and delicious!

close up of hand holding muffin cooked in the air fryer

What to Serve with Air Fryer Banana Muffins

These muffins make a perfect grab and go in the morning for a busy parent or hungry kid. But, if you want to serve a more filling breakfast you might want to add on a few more menu items such as a smoothie or casserole. You could also serve these for a weekend brunch with friends or family!

hand holding half of banana muffin

More Air Fryer Recipes

I hope you loved these easy-to-make air fryer banana muffins as much as I do! Please browse my other air fryer recipes for more tasty treats and meals! I’m sure you will enjoy these below:

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Air Fryer Banana Muffins

This is like a banana bread in muffin form! Got a brown banana laying around? Use it today to make air fryer banana muffins! 
Prep Time10 minutes
Cook Time17 minutes
Total Time27 minutes
Course: Breakfast
Cuisine: American
Keyword: muffin
Cooking Method: Air Fryer
Servings: 6
Calories: 190kcal

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  • 1 Banana browned
  • 1 Egg
  • 1/3 Cup Sugar
  • 3 tbsp Oil or melted butter
  • 3/4 Cup Flour
  • 1 tsp Baking powder

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  • First take your silicone baking cups and place them in the air fryer basket.
  • Spray the cups with non-stick cooking spray. Set aside.
  • Mash the banana in a bowl with a fork.
  • Crack the egg and mix together.
  • Next add in the sugar and the oil. Mix well.
  • Then add in the flour and baking powder. Stir to combine.
  • Divide up the batter between the 6 muffin cups. Place air fryer basket in the air fryer.
  • Set temperature to 300F for 17 minutes.
  • Let cool slightly before serving.
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Serving: 1muffin | Calories: 190kcal | Carbohydrates: 28g | Protein: 3g | Fat: 8g | Saturated Fat: 1g | Polyunsaturated Fat: 2g | Monounsaturated Fat: 5g | Trans Fat: 1g | Cholesterol: 27mg | Sodium: 12mg | Potassium: 165mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 14g | Vitamin A: 52IU | Vitamin C: 2mg | Calcium: 36mg | Iron: 1mg
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