Air Fryer Toast – How To Toast Bread In The Air Fryer

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Looking to make the perfect toast for breakfast? You should try to make air fryer toast! It is perfectly crisp and crunchy on the outside and soft on the inside. The perfect piece of toast for breakfast or a snack!

Air Fryer Toast

Air Fryer Toast

Ever since I’ve started cooking basically everything in my air fryer, I’ve been slowly getting rid of unnecessary kitchen cookware- like my toaster! I love to make my toast in the air fryer because it turns out perfectly every single time.

You can forget about soft toast (or even worse- burnt toast). Making it this way always gives perfectly toasted results for a quick breakfast or snack.

Once you try making toast without a toaster, you’ll never go back!

toasted bread in air fryer

Ingredients Needed To Make The Perfect Slice Of Toast

Making toast in the air fryer is so easy and effective. And you only need one ingredient and one appliance!

For this recipe, you will just need:

  • Your favorite kind of sliced bread

You can use one slice or you can do what I like to do and make two or three slices of toast! Because who doesn’t love toast, and is one slice ever enough?

a bag of sliced white bread

How To Make Toast In The Air Fryer

It’s really simple!

First, start by setting your air fryer to 400F to get it heating up. Pick out the slices of bread that you are going to be using.

Put the slice(s) of bread in the air fryer basket and allow to cook for about 3 minutes. This time can vary depending on the thickness of your bread and how crispy you like it.

making toast in the air fryer

Setting the fryer for 3 minutes will give you perfectly crisp toast that is still soft and tender.

2 pieces of toast in air fryer basket

Take out of the air fryer and quickly add your preferred toppings. I personally love to add plain butter or jam, but you can get creative!

Serve and enjoy.

air fried toast on white plate

What To Serve With Toast

Now that you got all this toast… what do you do with it? Eat it plain? Make a sandwich?

Toast, of course, is a very versatile food and can be dressed up or dressed down accordingly. I like my toast to be simple, but you have all kinds of topping options, such as:

If I am having a busy morning, I love to make a quick piece of toast with jam or butter and eat it with a big cup of coffee to get my day started off on the right foot.

air fryer toasted bread

My personal favorite (and if I’m treating myself to something yummy on the weekend) is making a full breakfast spread! You know the WHOLE works. This can include dishes like:

Don’t forget to make you can make sandwiches too! I mean- Can you really go wrong with grilled cheese?

buttered toast

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Air Fryer Toast

This air fryer toast is amazing! Toasting bread in the air fryer is so easy! Just put 2 slices of bread in the air fryer and it will toast it to perfection!
Cook Time3 minutes
Total Time3 minutes
Course: Breakfast
Cuisine: American
Keyword: air fryer toast, air fryer toasted bread, how to toast bread in the air fryer
Cooking Method: Air Fryer
Diet: Vegetarian
Servings: 1
Calories: 151kcal

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  • 2 slices bread

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  • Put bread slices in the air fryer.
  • Air fry at 400F for 3 minutes.
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Calories: 151kcal | Carbohydrates: 28g | Protein: 6g | Fat: 2g | Saturated Fat: 1g | Trans Fat: 1g | Sodium: 291mg | Potassium: 102mg | Fiber: 2g | Sugar: 3g | Vitamin A: 1IU | Vitamin C: 1mg | Calcium: 77mg | Iron: 2mg
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