If you’re a fan of Mexican food looking for a healthier and quick way to enjoy your favourite dishes, then why not try using an air fryer?! Read on for delicious air fryer recipes of your favourite Mexican dishes. Now you can enjoy all the bold flavours, vibrant colours and variety of spices that Mexican food has to offer but quicker and easier, healthier and with lower energy costs – the air fryer is a win win!

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We will explore some delicious air fryer Mexican recipes that you can easily make at home. From crispy tacos to cheesy quesadillas, these recipes will satisfy your cravings for Mexican food while keeping your diet in check. So let’s get started and discover the world of air fryer Mexican cuisine! Here are our most popular air fryer recipes including delicious sizzling chicken fajitas, tacos and empanadas.


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Everything you need to make Air Fryer Mexican Recipes at home

If you’re looking to make Mexican dishes in an air fryer, there are a few essential products and ingredients that you’ll need to have on hand. Here are some of Gran Luchito’s finest suggestions for the perfect products and range to make air fryer Mexican recipes:

Using Gran Luchito’s products you can spice up your air fryer Mexican food and give it that extra layer of authenticity and flavour. We offer a choice of Mexican sauces and pastes produced with high-quality ingredients including Gran Luchito Refried Beans, Chipotle Salsa and Taco Mixes, that can boost the taste of your cuisine.

Mexican air fryer food can be enhanced with a variety of sauces to add flavour and complexity to the dish. Try experimenting with different sauces to find the perfect pairing for your favourite air fryer meals. Try our Guacamole and Crema recipes!

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Take a look at these appetising air fryer recipes that we’ve handpicked for you. We offer innovative suggestions for taco and burrito fillings, low-calorie chicken and beef dishes, and classic Mexican side dishes and sauces to complement your air fryer creations. Using the essential Gran Luchito products that you love, you can experiment with these recipes multiple times to perfect them according to your preferences.

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Air Fryer Tacos

Tacos cooked in an air fryer are a household favourite since they are simple to make, a nutritious option for the middle of the week, and a dinner that will come in extremely useful on days when you have a lot on your plate.... See full recipe

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Air Fryer Taquitos

Air fryer taquitos are delicious tortillas filled with a savoury filling, folded into a flute-like shape, then shallow-fried in vegetable oil till golden brown.... See full recipe

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Air Fryer Empanada

Air fryer empanadas are ideal if you're looking for a quick and easy way to satisfy a craving, providing a healthier, tastier, and more convenient way to enjoy your favourite food.... See full recipe

Air Fryer Burrito finished dish

Air Fryer Burrito

Make these incredible Air Fryer Burrito for a fast and easy weeknight meal. Avoid messy frying and have a hot burrito in under 5 minutes.... See full recipe

finished dish Air Fryer Nachos

Air Fryer Nachos

Air Fryer Nachos is the go to recipe you prepare when you have a serious nacho craving, but you just want to put something together without fuss.... See full recipe

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Are air fryers healthy?

Air fryers are generally considered a healthier option for cooking as they require less oil and produce less fat compared to traditional frying methods. However, it's important to still choose healthy ingredients and recipes for optimal health benefits.

What are some common Mexican ingredients used in air fryer Mexican recipes?

Some common Mexican ingredients used in air fryer Mexican recipes include tortillas, chicken or beef, beans, corn, avocado, lime, cilantro, and various spices and chilies.

What are some tips for air frying Mexican food?

Some tips for air frying Mexican food include preheating the air fryer, not overcrowding the basket, and lightly spraying or brushing food with oil to help it crisp up. You can also experiment with different spices and sauces to add flavour to your dishes.