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With the holiday season upon us, we had to give all the air fryer lovers out there a taste of the season with the best air fryer desserts on the planet. Now you can eat it all and impress your holiday guests.

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1. Air-Fried Chocolate Orange Christmas Biscuits

There’s no doubt these Chocolate Orange Christmas Biscuits look gourmet, but they also came from an air fryer.

Which means they’ll be crisp on the outside and delectably soft on the inside. And that chocolate orange flavor tastes unmistakably like Christmas.

Get the full recipe here.


2. Air Fryer Rich Fruit Scones

These Rich Fruit Scones are one of the most popular baked goods to serve with high tea in England, so be sure to have your clotted cream on hand for spreading!

Get the easy recipe here.


3. Air Fried Banana Split

If you’re anything like me, there’s no wrong time for ice cream — no matter how cold it is outside. This Air Fried Banana Split is an easy Christmas tradition you can start this year.

Get the recipe here.



4. Air Fryer Peppermint Lava Cakes

Calling all peppermint lovers! Add a holiday twist to molten lava cake with this Peppermint Lava Cake in your air fryer.

Bake the individual servings 12-14 minutes before digging in.

Get the recipe here.


5. Air Fryer Baked Brie with Cranberry Filling

Wrap a brie wheel in filo dough and eat it while the cheese is melty and the filo is crisp. Add a sweet n’ tart cranberry filling to the concoction to impress your guests.

Get the gourmet air fryer recipe here.


6. Air-Fried Christmas Fruitcake

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This fruitcake only takes 40 minutes to bake in your air fryer, and it’s the classic Christmas dessert to serve your family or guests during the holiday season.

Get the recipe here.


7. Air-Fried Banana Nutella Turnovers

We followed this recipe and ate. them. all.

Air fry a few batches of these gourmet finger snacks up for a holiday party hit.


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8. 5-Ingredient Molten Lava Cake

If you have self-rising flour, baker’s sugar, eggs, butter and dark chocolate on hand, you can have these little Molten Lava Cakes made hot in your air fryer in the next 10 minutes.

Get the full recipe here.


9. 5-Ingredient Shortbread Heart Cookies

I cannot believe these warm, buttery shortbread cookies only have 5 ingredients and can be made in an air fryer.

Just swap the chocolate chips for red and green M&M’s if you want to take the festive look up a notch before serving them with hot chocolate and marshmallows.

Get the recipe here.


10. Air-Fried Sugared Donut Dippers with Chocolate Amaretto Sauce

Whether you serve these Sugared Donut Dippers after dinner with coffee, or for breakfast on Christmas morning, they only take 6 ingredients and 8 minutes in the air fryer.

Get the recipe here. It’s easier than you think!


11. 6-Ingredient Apple Turnovers

You’ll need apples, puff pastry, cinnamon, sugar, an egg and icing if you desire. In 11 minutes, you’ll have crispy, hot homemade Apple Turnovers for breakfast or party food!

Get the quick recipe here.


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12. Air Fryer Lemon Slice Sugar Cookies

Leave yourself about 3 hours to chill the dough before you’re ready to bake these Lemon Slice Sugar Cookies. They work well with a drizzle of icing, or make a few batches for your next cookie decorating party.

Get the recipe here.


13. Air Fryer Bourbon Bacon Cinnamon Rolls

These air-fried Bourbon Bacon Cinnamon Rolls are made with refrigerated cinnamon roll dough — all you have to do is add the bourbon, bacon, maple syrup and pecans!

This easy, yet memorable recipe is perfect for Christmas morning.


14. Air Fryer Fruit Crumble Mugs

This fruit cobbler takes about 15 minutes to cook in an air fryer, and the result is spectacular.

Pre-assemble the mug cakes before dinner. Throw them in the fryer when everyone is nearly ready for dessert so you can serve the mugs piping hot.

Get the recipe here.



15. Air Fryer Apple Pie

The crust on this air-fried apple pie turns out crispy — like it was baked by a master baker.

It’ll take about 30 minutes to bake in the air fryer, but the results will be worth it. Get the recipe.


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16. Easy Air Fryer French Toast Sticks

Little ones love to dip finger foods, and these easy french toast sticks from your air fryer are no exception.

Whip up a few batches for a mess-free Christmas morning tradition in just 7 minutes. Get the recipe here.


17. Quick Air Fryer Donuts

This versatile donut recipe pairs well with your favorite donut toppings including cinnamon sugar, chocolate icing or a simple glaze.

They’re made with refrigerated biscuit dough, and you’ll even get a few donut holes with this recipe!


18. 2-Ingredient Air Fried Bagels

These from-scratch bagels are made with just two ingredients: yogurt and self-rising flour. Within minutes you can have your own piping hot bagels for Christmas morning!

Get the recipe here.


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