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Air Fryer Sweet Potatoes

Learn how to make air fryer sweet potato recipe for an easy side dish. These sweet potatoes are tender on the inside and turn out perfectly. 
Prep Time5 mins
Cook Time40 mins
Total Time45 mins
Course: Side Dish
Cuisine: American
Keyword: Air Fryer Sweet Potatoes
Servings: 6
Calories: 267kcal
Author: Eating on a Dime


  • 6 Medium Size Sweet Potatoes
  • 1 Tbsp Olive Oil
  • 2 tsp Sea Salt
  • Toppings:
  • 3 Tbsp Butter
  • 1 tsp Salt
  • 1 tsp pepper


  • Wash the sweet potatoes.  Dry and stab 6-8 times per sweet potato with a fork in various spots throughout the sweet potato.
  • Drizzle the olive oil over the sweet potatoes and season with the sea salt.
  • Place the sweet potatoes on an air fryer rack or basket.  Make sure that the sweet potatoes are spaced out and not touching in the air fryer rack.
  • Cook at 400 degrees F for 40-45 minutes until a knife can be easily inserted and removed from the potatoes.
  • Serve topped with the butter, salt and pepper.  Enjoy!


Calories: 267kcal | Carbohydrates: 46g | Protein: 4g | Fat: 8g | Saturated Fat: 4g | Cholesterol: 15mg | Sodium: 1338mg | Potassium: 762mg | Fiber: 7g | Sugar: 9g | Vitamin A: 32240IU | Vitamin C: 5mg | Calcium: 70mg | Iron: 1mg