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Crunchy Air Fryer Fried Okra

Fried okra made just a little bit healthier and a little less messy in the air fryer.
Prep Time 5 mins
Cook Time 13 mins
Course Side Dish
Cuisine American


  • Air Fryer


  • 1/2 cup cornmeal
  • 1 1/2 tsp Cajun seasoning
  • 1/2 tsp salt
  • 2 tsp corn starch
  • 12 oz frozen sliced okra thawed
  • canola oil spray


  • Put cornmeal, seasoning, salt, and corn starch into a gallon food storage bag.
  • Close and shake to combine.Add in thawed okra, close, and shake.
  • Remove okra to air fryer and spray generously with oil.
  • Air fry for 8 minutes at 400 degrees.
  • Remove from fryer, shake and add more spray. Cook for an additional 5 minutes.
Keyword Air Fried, Air Fried Food, Air Fried Okra, Air Fryer Recipe, Cornmeal, Fried Okra, Okra