Air fryer popcorn is a nutritious and tasty snack that is simple to create. All you need is a bag of popcorn kernels, some oil, and a Ninja Air Fryer. In just a few minutes, you can have a pot of fresh, hot popcorn that is excellent for movie night or a late-night snack.

Preparation Time: 2 minutes

Cooking Time: 3 minutes

Total Time: 5 minutes


1/4 cup popcorn kernels

1 teaspoon oil

Optional spices, such as salt, pepper, garlic powder, or Parmesan cheese


Preheat the air fryer to 350 degrees Fahrenheit.

Add the popcorn kernels to the air fryer basket.

Drizzle with the oil and toss to coat.

Cook for 2-3 minutes, or until the popping calms down. 

Let the popcorn cool for a few minutes before serving.


One serving of air fryer popcorn (approximately 3 cups) includes the following nutritions:

Calories: 150

Carbohydrates: 25 grams

Fat: 5 grams

Protein: 3 grams

Fiber: 3 grams


For the greatest results, use a high-quality popcorn kernel.

If you wish to add butter or oil to your popcorn, do it after it has cooked and cooled.

You may also add additional ingredients to your popcorn, such as salt, pepper, garlic powder, or Parmesan cheese.

Air fryer popcorn is a terrific snack for movie night, gatherings, or simply a fast and simple snack.