Guess who bought an air fryer

Air fryers seem to be the latest ’must have’ appliance, and although I’m not one who likes to have a lot of kitchen gadgets, Ive decided to give one of these a whirl. We don’t have an oven in the caravan, so I’m thinking it’ll be useful when we’re away. After reading the reviews I chose the medium sized K-mart one for $82.


For the first test I tried a roast of pork. 30 minutes at 200°, followed by an hour at 180°. Then I rested the meat in the oven at 150° while i cooked the pumpkin and par-boiled potatoes. Apologies for forgetting to photograph the vegetables. Everything cooked perfectly, and that crackling tasted as good as it looks. I think I’m going to enjoy my air fryer!

13 thoughts on “Guess who bought an air fryer

    1. You realise of course that had I hated it, it would have been your fault! Lol. But thank you, you inspired me, and so far I love it. I’ve cooked roast pork, roast veges, fried chicken, crumbed eggplant, home made chips, and blueberry cup cakes. No disasters, all have been great.

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  1. The Moth has been babbling on about an air fryer for some time. I resisted buying one because I didn’t want another gadget sitting on the kitchen bench. A friend cooked us scones, one day in her air fryer and they were fine, but I don’t think I would get the use out of it to warrant a purchase. Mind you the pork looks darn good and it would be perfect for use in the caravan.

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    1. Do you follow a blog called itchingforhitching . They recently bought one for their caravan and seem to be using it almost every day. There seems to be a lot of things that can be cooked in one. I was most impressed with the roast pork yesterday. It’s good when the test run goes to plan.

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