Air Fryer  Chicken Drumsticks


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Easy & Quick Chicken Dinner

Make beautifully crispy golden brown fried chicken drumsticks in the air fryer, tenderized and flavored in a homemade lemon and garlic marinade!

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Step 1

Make the marinade. In a small bowl mix lemon zest, olive oil, oregano, lemon juice, onion powder, black pepper, salt, garlic, brown sugar. For a very intense garlicky flavor use 4 garlic cloves.

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Step 2

In a large bowl (or you can use a zip lock bag for this) massage the chicken with the marinade and leave it in the fridge for 30 minutes or 1-2 hours if you have more time.

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Step 3

Air fry chicken for 10 minutes and flip the juicy chicken drumsticks for the last 10 minutes. Total air frying time 20 minutes.

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Step 4

Chicken should be darkened, browned and quite crisp on the outside. You can garnish with extra lemon zest, lemon slices/wedges and fresh oregano or parsley.

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