It's Prime Day and my fingers are itching to shop, not work. One of the deals on my radar is a popular kitchen gadget that speaks to my love of all things fried, but without the guilt. It's the Philips Twin TurboStar Technology XXL Airfryer*. I've already got a smaller model air fryer, but this is the big daddy that can cook enough for a group in one go. With football season just around the corner, I'm trading up...
Whether you already own one of these fabulous fryers, or are getting a new one for yourself or a lucky gift recipient, below is some cookbook inspiration for making the most of it.
*The Prime Day deal on the Philips Twin TurboStar Technology XXL Airfryer with Fat Reducer, Analog Interface, 3lb/4qt, Black - HD9630/98 is good from Monday, July 15, 2019 at 7:00 pm PST until Tuesday, July 16, 2019 7:00 pm PST or while supplies last.
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Philips Twin TurboStar Technology XXL Airfryer
This magnificent invention uses hot air to fry foods with little or no added oil. It's weird, but it works. Things get crispy and golden, just as you'd expect from frying in oil. This particular unit has a 3lb capacity, no preheating time, and the removable nonstick coated drawer and food basket are dishwasher safe. You can get more details and product specs here.
Bestselling cookbook author and prominent blogger Gina Homolka's Skinnytaste tagline is “light on calories, big on flavor.” While the air fryer is already way healthier than oil frying, leave it to Homolka to take it one step further, and still not skimp on taste. 75 recipes from an author who is a proven favorite with every new cookbook.
That trusted group of cooks who do all the hard work of testing, re-testing, comparisons, and recipe revisions, are here to tell us everything we need to know about air frying. Yes, I know how to do tater tots and flautas in the air fryer, but ATK's cookbook takes it way beyond couch snacks and sets up air fryer users for maximum success and usage. 75 recipes.
Surprised by this combination of machine and diet? Don't be. Vegans still like foods that are crispy and have that special something that only frying can give. Air fryer, meet Tess Challis' recipe for Sweet Miso-Glazed Brussels Sprouts. And Gooey Lemon Bars. No meat necessary for this to become your favorite kitchen appliance in no time.
The "I Love My Air Fryer" Keto Diet Recipe Book by Sam Dillard
The Keto diet is more popular than ever and this new cookbook gives readers 175 recipes for using the air fryer to cook keto-friendly foods. Dillard also clears up any misconceptions around air frying, fats, and keto and shows readers how they can use this multi-purpose appliance in place of others in the kitchen.
Every Day Easy Air Fryer: 100 Recipes Bursting with Flavor by Urvashi Pitre
Pitre authored the bestselling Indian Instant Pot Cookbook and now she's bringing a variety of global recipes to the table using an air fryer. Every recipe in this cookbook can be made in an hour or less, and Pitre focuses on using fresh meats and vegetables to produce authentic flavors. A great starter cookbook for new air fryer owners or anyone looking to broaden their horizons with the one they've got.
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