Air Fryer Peaches

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These Air Fryer Peaches 🍑 are the BEST and you don’t have to worry about firing up the grill! These beauties are made in the air fryer and only takes 10 minutes from start to finish. They’re best with fresh, seasonal slightly ripe peaches and a great way to use up the bounty of the season. They’re naturally sweet, but I like the addition of a bit of 🍁 maple syrup as well. Plus, they get beautifully caramelized, with a slight char that brings out that sweetness even more. They’re just simply irresistible!

Why You’ll Love Air Fryer Peaches

The 🍑 peaches are juicy and sweet, with a hint of maple and little crispy bits of 🔥 caramelization that are irresistible. You can not only serve these sweet peaches for dessert (topped with ice cream or whipped cream) but you can also add them to a fresh salad or serve with burrata cheese as an elevated appetizer. Keep any leftovers refrigerated and add them to your morning yogurt with granola or on top of 🥞 pancakes or waffles. They’re the ultimate in ☀️ summer sweetness!

How to Prepare Air Fryer Peaches

🍑 First, use a sharp knife to cut the peaches in half and remove the pit. Then add the peach halves to a mixing bowl.

🥥 Now, melt a bit of coconut oil on the stove and then add it to the bowl.

🍁 Next, add in a sprinkle of cinnamon and a touch of maple syrup and then stir it all together, making sure the peaches are evenly coated.

🔥 Now, add the peaches to the air fryer and air fry at 400F (200C) for 7-9 minutes depending on your air fryer.

🍨 Finally, top the peaches with a touch of ice cream and enjoy!

Nonna’s Tip

For even cooking and caramelization, don’t overcrowd your air fryer. Depending on the size of your air fryer basket, it may be best to cook the peaches in batches.

Air Fryer Peaches

Variations and Substitutions for Air Fryer Peaches

  1. If you don’t have an air fryer, you can make these peaches on an 🔥 indoor or outdoor grill as well.
  2. Instead of peaches, you can make this recipe with 🍎 apples, apricots, plums or nectarines.
  3. If you don’t want any added sweetener, simply omit the 🍁 maple syrup altogether in these Air Fryer Peaches.

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Best Served With

  • I think a drizzle of maple syrup and a scoop of really good ice cream or gelato is a must!
  • Serve these Air Fryer Peaches with whipped cream or 🥥 coconut cream and a mint sprig for a pretty presentation.
  • Serve one or two Air Fryer Peaches on top of homemade pancakes or waffles.
  • You could use these peaches to top a simple arugula 🥗 salad or serve with fresh burrata or feta cheese.
  • Add these Air Fryer Peaches to yogurt or cottage cheese and then top them with granola for a great breakfast or snack.

Common Questions

Which air fryer do you use?

I love my COSORI Pro II Air Fryer Oven! It’s large and cooks everything really well. The cooking time may vary depending on the brand of your air fryer, so watch them carefully.

Can i make these without an air fryer?

Yes, you certainly can still make this recipe without an air fryer. Coat them in the oil/cinnamon/syrup mixture and then place on a hot grill (indoor or outdoor) instead.

What type of ice cream do you suggest to serve these with?

You can serve these Air Fryer Peaches with anything you like. I love a coconut-based ice cream (that’s plant-based) but it’s up to you.

what fruit can i use instead of peaches?

I think you could absolutely use nectarines or plums in this recipe instead. Even apples would be delicious!

can i make these with canned peaches?

I don’t suggest making these Air Fryer Peaches with canned peaches because I think they would just be too ripe and soft once cooked.

Air Fryer Peaches

Air Fryer Peaches

These delicious peaches are made in the air-fryer and take 10 minutes from start to finish. They're sweet and tender, with irresistible caramelization.
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Course: Appetizer, Dessert
Cuisine: American
Servings: 4
Author: The Modern Nonna
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 9 minutes
Total Time: 19 minutes

Ingredients 

  • 5 peaches , cut in half and pitted
  • 1 tablespoon coconut oil, melted
  • ½ teaspoon cinnamon
  • 1 teaspoon maple syrup
  • serve with ice cream, optional

Instructions 

  • Wash and cut the peaches in half and take out the pit. I melted a little bit of coconut oil on the stove and added it to a bowl.
  • Add cinnamon and maple syrup and stir it all together.
  • Coat each one of your peaches with the mixture and add them to your air fryer. Air fry at 400F (200C) for 7-9 minutes depending on your air fryer. (You may have to cook in batches to not over-fill the air fryer basket).
  • You can always open the basket and check on them. Top them off with a touch of ice cream if you'd like, and enjoy.

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Nutrition

Calories: 113kcal, Carbohydrates: 20g, Protein: 2g, Fat: 4g, Saturated Fat: 3g, Polyunsaturated Fat: 0.2g, Monounsaturated Fat: 0.3g, Sodium: 25mg, Potassium: 234mg, Fiber: 3g, Sugar: 17g, Vitamin A: 612IU, Vitamin C: 8mg, Calcium: 12mg, Iron: 1mg

Nutrition information is automatically calculated, so should only be used as an approximation.

Additional Info

Course: Appetizer, Dessert
Cuisine: American
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