Air Fryer Cauliflower

Prep Time3 mins
Cook Time12 mins
Course: Appetizer, Appetizers, Side Dish, Sides
Cuisine: American, Global, World


Servings: 4 People


  • 2 cups cauliflower florets cut evenly
  • 1 teaspoon black pepper powder
  • 2 teaspoon paprika / red chili powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon turmeric powder
  • 1 tablespoon oil
  • Cilantro leaves for garnish optional
  • Lemon wedges for garnish optional


  • To make air fryer cauliflower, first add the cauliflower florets to a bowl and add black pepper powder, turmeric powder, paprika and olive oil and toss well.
    2 cups cauliflower florets,2 teaspoon paprika / red chili powder,1/2 teaspoon turmeric powder,1 tablespoon oil
  • Add the seasoned cauliflower florets in the air fryer basket and air fry for 200C (392F) for 12 minutes by shaking the basket halfway through.
  • Garnish with finely chopped cilantro.
    Cilantro leaves for garnish
  • Serve the air fryer cauliflower with lemon wedges.
    Lemon wedges for garnish


  • The cauliflower florets might burn while air frying. So, keep shaking the basket in between.
  • The cooking time might slightly increase as per the type and model of air fryer.
  • The quantity of seasoning can be altered as per your taste.
  • You may also add garlic powder or cumin powder while seasoning.