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Air Fryer Frozen Croissants

If you enjoy eating croissants for breakfast, you’ll be pleased to discover that cooking frozen croissants in an air fryer is a breeze.

Why switch on the oven when the air fryer is much more energy efficient?

Read on to see how easy it is to make air fryer frozen croissants.

air fryer frozen croissants

How To Cook Frozen Croissants In An Air Fryer

As you can imagine, cooking croissants from frozen in an air fryer has minimal steps to follow – it really is a case of adding them to the air fryer basket and switching it on!

What You Need

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  • Frozen croissants – any type will work; I used Sainsbury’s
  • Air fryer

Making It

Add the croissants to your air fryer basket, leaving enough space between each one so the hot air can easily circulate around it.

frozen croissants in air fryer basket

Set the air fryer to 180°C and cook for 12 minutes, checking on them at around the 10-minute mark.

Remember, cooking times may vary depending on your specific air fryer model. Always check more during the first cooking time for doneness and adjust the cooking time as needed.

croissants cooked from frozen in air fryer

And that’s it! Easy frozen croissants in an air fryer – from freezer to air fryer to plate in 12 minutes.

More Foods You Can Cook From Frozen In An Air Fryer

I hope this quick guide on cooking frozen croissants in an air fryer was useful – be sure to check out my other air fryer recipes for more inspiration!

frozen croissant cooked in air fryer
air fryer frozen croissants

Air Fryer Frozen Croissants

Yield: 2
Cook Time: 12 minutes
Total Time: 12 minutes

If you're looking for a quick breakfast or brunch idea, look no further than air fryer frozen croissants! From freezer to plate in 12 minutes.


  • 2 frozen croissants


  1. Place frozen croissants in the air fryer basket, leaving enough space between each one to circulate the hot air around them.
  2. Set the air fryer off at 180°C for 12 minutes.
  3. Check on them at 8 minutes to see how well they are cooking. If they are not golden brown by 12 minutes, return them to the air fryer for another minute or two.


Keep a close eye on them the first time you cook frozen croissants in your air fryer. Different brands of frozen croissants as well as different models of air fryers may cook at different speeds.

Nutrition Information:
Yield: 2 Serving Size: 1
Amount Per Serving: Calories: 272Total Fat: 14gSaturated Fat: 8gTrans Fat: 0gUnsaturated Fat: 4gCholesterol: 45mgSodium: 313mgCarbohydrates: 31gFiber: 2gSugar: 8gProtein: 5g

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