Looking to invest in an air fryer to create mouth-watering chips? We've put together a handy guide with everything you need to know.

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What is an air fryer?

An air fryer is an appliance which cooks food by circulating hot air. It is a healthy alternative to cooking with oil.

How much does an air fryer cost?

Depending on which air fryer you opt for, they can range between £50-£200.

Who are air fryer's for?

Air fryers are perfect for those that want to make healthier choices in the kitchen. Air fryers can cook anything from deliciously crispy chips to cake recipes! 

Our top picks

Ninja air grill and fryer, £179, Amazon

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The Ninja air grill and fryer makes it easy to cook your favourite fresh or frozen foods with 5 cooking functions; grill, air fry, roast, bake and dehydrate. The fryer includes a 5.7L cooking pot, crisper basket, grill mplate and cleaning brush. 

Touchscreen air fryer, £79.99, Lakeland

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Featuring a digital, LED touchscreen control panel, the Lakeland air fryer is super easy to use and has lots of different temperature settings to control how you cook your food. What's particularly special about this design is that it has been created with a compact footprint that won't swallow up all of your valuable worktop space.

Vonshef 5L air fryer, £58.99, Vonshef

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Opt for a stylish design, like this Vonshef 5L air fryer, which has a sleek black exterior and copper detailing. You will get all of the taste of deep fat frying with up to 80% fewer calories. It also comes with a detachable non-stick oil tank and frying basket for easy access and cleaning.

Ambiano halogen air fryer, £29.99, Aldi

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Aldi often comes up trumps for the best budget option and this halogen air fryer is no exception. It features two individual racks, allowing you to cook two types of food at once and it even has a browning and roasting element for creating those perfect roasties.

 

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