How does an air fryer work?
First of all, air fryers don’t actually fry. Instead, the food goes into a perforated basket and the machine cooks the food by blowing hot air around it. The force of the air produces a convection effect that cooks and browns the exterior of the food in the basket.
How do you self clean an air fryer?
Fill you air fryer with soapy water. Air fry at 370 degrees for 3 minutes. Dump out the water, rinse, and see a much cleaner air fryer.
How do you clean an air fryer heating element?
Waiting until the heating element is completely cool, take a cloth and dampen it with warm soapy water. Turn the air fryer upside down to reach the heating element if needed, KitchenSnitches recommends. Wipe the heating element with the damp cloth or use a soft sponge to gently remove any build up.