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Air fryer meatballs

Juicy healthy ground beef air fryer meatballs. Use them as an appetizer, try them as a main dish (pair up with some Air fryer french fries ) or just cook this little meatballs for your kids, they love it!
Prep Time10 mins
Cook Time14 mins
Total Time24 mins
Course: Appetizer, Main Course
Cuisine: American
Keyword: air fryer meatballs
Servings: 5 servings (about 6 meatballs)
Calories: 260kcal


  • Air fryer


  • 1/2 onion diced
  • 1 lb 95% lean ground beef
  • 1/4 cup panko (optional, dont use if keto or weight watchers)
  • 1 egg
  • 1 tspn salt
  • 1 tspn pepper
  • 1 tspn garlic powder


  • Mix all the ingredients together in the medium size bowl (dont use panko if on KETO or Weight Watchers).
  • Shape little meatballs( Cook meatballs in batches trying not to overcrowd the air fryer basket.)
  • Place them in to your preheated to 390 degrees air fryer for about 13-14 minutes (shake couple times while cooking)
  • Serve and enjoy


* Originally published with points calculated wrong. See the screenshot below for current points . Thank you my readers for pointing it for me.
** NEW POINTS: MyWW green plan 3 points, blue plan 2 point, purple 2 point ( all calculations are done by adding ingredients to Weight watchers app calculator). Points are per serving 


Calories: 260kcal | Carbohydrates: 3g | Protein: 17g | Fat: 19g | Saturated Fat: 7g | Cholesterol: 97mg | Sodium: 173mg | Potassium: 273mg | Vitamin A: 45IU | Vitamin C: 0.8mg | Calcium: 29mg | Iron: 2.1mg