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Air Fryer Lemon Pepper Wings
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5 from 3 votes

Air Fryer Lemon Pepper Wings

These Air Fried Lemon Pepper Wings are zesty, tangy and unbelievably addicting. These wings will impress the whole family and they are ready quickly! 
Prep Time5 mins
Cook Time20 mins
Course: Appetizer, Main Course
Cuisine: American
Servings: 4
Calories: 424kcal
Author: Bailey


  • lb chicken wings
  • 2 tbsp lemon pepper salt free is best!
  • 1 tbsp olive oil or avocado oil
  • 2 tsp lemon zest
  • 2 tsp lemon juice
  • 2 garlic cloves, minced
  • 2 tbsp butter
  • ¼ tsp salt
  • ¼ tsp black pepper
  • ½ tsp fresh or dried thyme
  • 1 tbsp fresh chopped parsley


  •  Preheat air fryer to 400°F unless the air-fryer preheats on it's own. Optional: cover the air-fryer basket with parchment paper to avoid sticking. Toss wings with olive oil or avocado oil, lemon pepper, lemon zest, and garlic.
  • Place wings in a single layer in the air fryer basket and cook 10 minutes.Flip wings and cook an additional 10 minutes or until crispy. Combine the butter and lemon juice, toss with wings. Generously season with extra pepper, salt to taste, thyme, fresh parsley and serve.


*be sure to use salt- free lemon pepper seasoning.
*you can also use chicken breast for this recipe, read the FAQ section for adjustments.
*this recipe can be baked as well, read FAQ section for adjustments.


Calories: 424kcal | Carbohydrates: 3g | Protein: 32g | Fat: 31g | Saturated Fat: 8g | Polyunsaturated Fat: 6g | Monounsaturated Fat: 13g | Trans Fat: 0.3g | Cholesterol: 132mg | Sodium: 278mg | Potassium: 327mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 1g | Vitamin A: 280IU | Vitamin C: 4mg | Calcium: 47mg | Iron: 2mg