Airfryer KFC Chicken Copycat

Airfryer KFC Chicken Copycat

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KFC Chicken In The Airfryer

I found this recipe for Air Fryer KFC Chicken, by Samantha and Dominic of Recipe This and thought I would share. Cooking times may vary depending on your model of Air Fryer.

In this recipe we assume you are starting with a whole chicken, although you can save a step by buying pre-portioned chicken pieces.

Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 18 minutes
Total Time 28 minutes
Servings 4 servings
Author Recipe This


  • 1 whole chicken
  • 10 ounces bread crumbs
  • 6 teaspoons KFC Chicken Rub (see notes)
  • 3 small eggs, beaten
  • 3.5 ounces flour


  1. Portion chicken into pieces.

  2. In a mixing bowl, add your KFC Chicken Rub to bread crumbs; set aside.

  3. Pour flour into a second bowl, and beaten eggs in a third bowl.

  4. Thoroughly coat chicken pieces in the flour, then the egg and then the bread crumbs.

  5. Place in air fryer at 360°F for 18 minutes. Check chicken to ensure that it is completely cooked.

Recipe Notes

Recipe for the KFC rub is here Secret KFC Chicken Rub Copycat.
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