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Air Fryer Greek Chicken Recipe

Our 30-minute air fryer Greek chicken recipe provides a hearty meal of flavorful chicken and salad. It's simple and only requires a few ingredients.
Prep Time5 mins
Cook Time25 mins
Total Time30 mins
Course: Main Course
Cuisine: Greek
Keyword: air fryer greek chicken, air fryer greek chicken recipe, how to make greek chicken in an air fryer
Servings: 4 servings
Calories: 482kcal
Author: Luna Regina

Ingredients

  • 18 oz boneless chicken thighs 30 oz bone-in thighs
  • 2 1/2 tbsp olive oil divided into 1 and 1 1/2 tbsp
  • 3/4 tsp salt divided into 1/2 and 1/4 tsp
  • 1/2 tsp ground black pepper divided in half
  • 1 tbsp oregano dried
  • 1/2 tsp onion powder
  • 1/2 tsp garlic powder
  • 8 oz avocado cubed
  • 4 oz cucumber seeded and cubed
  • 4 oz cherry tomatoes quartered
  • 2 oz corn fresh or frozen
  • 2 oz crystal lettuce or iceberg lettuce
  • 2 tsp lemon juice
  • 2 tbsp parsley finely chopped

Instructions

  • Score the skinless side of your 18 oz of boneless chicken thighs.
    step 1: Score the meat so it absorbs flavors better.
  • Rub the meat with 1 tbsp olive oil, 1/2 tsp salt, 1/4 tsp pepper, 1 tbsp oregano, 1/2 tsp onion powder, and 1/2 tsp garlic powder. Marinate for 5 minutes.
    step 2: Marinate the meat.
  • Place the marinated thighs into the air fryer. Cook at 370°F for 25 minutes.
    step 3: Air-fry the meat.
  • While it’s cooking, cut the vegetables into cubes. When the meat is 5 minutes away from finishing, gently toss all of your salad ingredients (8 oz avocado, 4 oz cucumber, 4 oz cherry tomatoes, 2 oz corn, and 2 oz lettuce) with 1 1/2 tbsp olive oil, 1/4 tsp salt, 1/4 tsp pepper, and 2 tsp lemon juice.
    step 4: Make the salad while it’s cooking.
  • Garnish your grilled chicken with 2 tbsp parsley and serve with the veggie salad.
    step 5: Enjoy.

Nutrition

Serving: 1serving | Calories: 482kcal | Carbohydrates: 12g | Protein: 23g | Fat: 39g | Saturated Fat: 8g | Polyunsaturated Fat: 6g | Monounsaturated Fat: 21g | Cholesterol: 125mg | Sodium: 548mg | Potassium: 751mg | Fiber: 5g | Sugar: 3g | Vitamin A: 561IU | Vitamin C: 17mg | Calcium: 54mg | Iron: 2mg