Today we’re going to show you how to make perfectly crisp, golden toast with your air fryer. Toasting English muffins in the air fryer is a great way to get that delicious crunchy texture without the hassle of turning on your oven or toaster.
What is an English muffin?
For those of you who don’t know, English muffins are a type of yeast-leavened bread, made with wheat flour and eggs. They are usually round and served split in half with butter, jam or honey.
To toast English muffins in the air fryer:
– 2 English muffins
1. Preheat your air fryer to 350°F (177°C).
3. Toast for 3-4 minutes or until golden and crisp.
4. Serve warm with butter, jam or honey as desired.
Recipe Tips and Tricks:
• For extra crunch and flavor, sprinkle the English muffins with a little butter or oil before toasting.
• If you want your toast to be extra crispy, leave it in the air fryer for an additional minute or two.
• Don’t have time to preheat your air fryer? Just pop the English muffins in as-is and increase the cooking time by 1-2 minutes.
• If you don’t have English muffins, you can substitute with any type of bread such as sourdough, whole wheat or even croissants.
• For a gluten-free option, try using gluten-free English muffins or other gluten-free breads.
Q: How long should I toast English muffins in the air fryer?
A: Toast for 5 minutes or until golden and crisp. For extra crunch, leave it in the air fryer for an additional minute or two.
Q: Can I use any type of bread to make toast in the air fryer?
A: Yes, you can substitute with any type of bread such as sourdough, whole wheat or even croissants. For a gluten-free option, try using gluten-free English muffins or other gluten-free breads.
Q: How do I store leftovers?
A: I am not sure there will be any! These are best made fresh.
Q: Can I make French toast in the air fryer?
A: Yes, you can! Check out our recipe for Air Fryer French Toast. It’s delicious and so easy to make.
Q: Do you have toasted bread chart?
A: Not a moment but generally for white bread, toast it at 350°F (177°C) for 5 to 7 minutes and for whole wheat bread, toast it at 375°F (190°C) for 6 to 7 minutes. For other types of bread like sourdough or French bread, you may need a higher heat setting or longer cooking time. It’s always best to check the air fryer manual for recommended temperatures and times.
Q: What type of English muffins can I use?
A: There’s soo many!….Daves English muffins, Costco English muffins, English muffin thins, a honey wheat English muffin, a 100 cal English muffin, brioche English muffins, cranberry English muffins…. any type you fancy!
Q: How do I make english muffin garlic bread?
A: Making garlic bread with english muffins is easy and delicious! Start by preheating your air fryer to 350°F (177°C). Cut the english muffin into four slices and spread butter on each slice. Sprinkle garlic powder, parsley, and parmesan cheese onto each slice. Place the slices in your air fryer basket and cook for 6-8 minutes or until golden brown. Enjoy!
Q: I have seen maple french toast english muffins, how would I make these?
A: Making maple french toast english muffins is easy and delicious! Start by preheating your air fryer to 350°F (177°C). Cut the english muffin into four slices and spread butter on each slice. Whisk together one egg, two tablespoons of maple syrup, a teaspoon of vanilla extract and a pinch of cinnamon in a shallow bowl. Dip each slice of english muffin into this mixture ensuring both sides are evenly coated. Place the slices in your air fryer basket and cook for 5-7 minutes or until golden brown.
Q: What if my English muffin is frozen?
A: If you have a frozen English muffin, it’s best to thaw it in the refrigerator overnight before attempting to toast it in your air fryer. The cooking time may need to be adjusted if the bread is not completely thawed prior to cooking. Make sure all the moisture is removed from the bread before placing it in the air fryer basket. Then follow the instructions above for desired doneness.
Q: What can I top these with?
A: You can top these with extra butter, syrup, fresh fruit or even make avocado English muffins.
We hope this information has helped you get a better understanding of how to make perfectly crisp English muffin toast in your air fryer. Now get out there and start making some delicious toast with your newly acquired knowledge!
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How to toast English muffins in the air fryer
- 2 English muffins
- Preheat your air fryer to 350°F (177°C)
- Split the English muffins in half and place them cut side down into the air fryer basket.
- Toast for 3-4 minutes or until golden and crisp.
- Serve warm with butter, jam or honey as desired.