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drumsticks in air fryer
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Air fryer teriyaki chicken drumsticks

Amazing teriyaki chicken drumsticks dinner or it also could be a party appetizer! Easy to make, healthy, beginners and kids friendly. This sticky drumsticks marinated in thick sauce could be easily substituted to thighs, wings or even breast.
Prep Time30 mins
Cook Time20 mins
Total Time50 mins
Course: Appetizer, Main Course
Cuisine: American, Japanese
Keyword: air fryer
Servings: 6 drumsticks
Calories: 163kcal


  • Air fryer


  • 6 chicken drumsticks
  • 1 cup teriyaki sauce


  • The easiest recipe ever! Mix drumsticks with teriyaki sauce in a gallon size zip lock bag. Let marinate for 30 minutes
  • Preheat air fryer to 360 degrees. Place drumsticks in one layer in the air fryer basket and cook for 20 minutes. Shake the basket couple times through cooking.
  • Garnish with sesame seeds and chopped green onions.


See post for a homemade teriyaki sauce recipe


Calories: 163kcal | Carbohydrates: 7g | Protein: 16g | Fat: 7g | Saturated Fat: 1g | Cholesterol: 69mg | Sodium: 1918mg | Potassium: 276mg | Sugar: 6g | Vitamin A: 35IU | Calcium: 20mg | Iron: 1.3mg