Air Fryer Frozen Egg Rolls

the finished frozen egg rolls in air fryer recipe served on a white plate

If you want to satisfy your craving fast, try frozen egg rolls in the air fryer. They turn out crispy on the outside, hot and juicy on the inside with no need to thaw them ahead of time. The same method works with spring rolls for the perfect Asian appetizer in minutes. 

 

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Friends, if you love Asian takeout as much as I do, you’ve got to make Frozen Egg Rolls in Air Fryer! Once I learned how easy it was to make some of my favorite Asian-inspired dishes at home, we started having regular Asian nights at home. And, in my opinion, no Asian meal is complete without crispy and delicious restaurant-style egg rolls. #amiright?

Making egg rolls from scratch is not always feasible, especially on busy weeknights. That’s why I am sooooo excited by how easy it is to make these frozen egg rolls in air fryer. Talk about a total game changer!

Air fryer frozen egg rolls cook in about 10 minutes and turn out perfectly crispy outside every time. The filling is always hot and juicy, and the outside is never soggy or rubbery like it often was when cooking in the oven. 

Why Make This Recipe

  • Save Money – Making take-out favorites like egg rolls and spring rolls is a great way to save money. 
  • Easy Appetizer – Serve with homemade Asian dishes or as a stand-alone appetizer.
  • No Thawing – Go straight from the freezer to the air fryer to the table in about 10 minutes. 

Ingredient Notes

  • Frozen Egg Rolls – This method works with all brands and flavors of egg rolls and spring rolls including veggie rolls, chicken egg rolls and pork egg rolls. 

So if you’re ready to whip up deliciously crispy air fryer frozen egg rolls, I will show you…

How To Make Frozen Egg Rolls In Air Fryer

Get the complete ingredients list and instructions from the recipe card below.

  1. Preheat the air fryer to  380F / 190C, and add the egg rolls to the air fryer basket, making sure they are in a single layer.
  2. Cook for 8-10 minutes or until golden brown, turn over halfway through the cooking time. 

How To Make Frozen Spring Rolls In Air Fryer

  1. Preheat the air fryer to  380F / 190C. Place spring rolls in a single layer inside the air fryer basket.
  2. Cook for 4 minutes, then check for doneness. Check after each additional minute, then turn them over when they seem about halfway done. 

Expert Tips 

  • There is no need to add oil. However, you can give a light spritz if the egg rolls aren’t crisping to your liking. 
  • Cook egg rolls (or spring rolls) in a single layer, keeping space between them so the air can circulate.
  • Adjust the cook time accordingly for larger, smaller, thicker or thinner egg rolls.
  • Shake the basket or turn the egg rolls over halfway through cooking time. 
  • Nutrition information will vary depending on the brand and flavor of frozen egg roll.
  • Air fryer temperatures can vary based on the make and model, so use the cook times listed as a guide, check your food for doneness, and adjust as needed.

Delicious Variations

  • Try Different Flavors and Brands – Frozen egg rolls are available in many different brands and flavors. Try them out to discover your favorite. 
  • Add Dipping Sauce – Sweet and Sour Sauce, Duck Sauce, Spicy Mustard, and Soy Sauce are all great options.

Prep And Storage

  • Prep Ahead – No prep needed! Go from freezer to air fryer to table without thawing. 
  • Store – Leftover egg rolls can be stored in an air-tight container in the fridge for up to 3 days. 
  • Freeze – Refreezing cooked egg rolls is not recommended. 

FAQs

Do I Need To Thaw Egg Rolls Before Air Frying?

No! The beauty of this method is that you can go straight from the freezer to the air fryer. You’ll be munching on delicious egg rolls in no time!

How Long To Cook Frozen Egg Rolls In Air Fryer?

The total cooking time will depend on both your air fryer and the size of the egg rolls, but 8-10 minutes is a good estimate for the average egg roll. 

What Is Air Fryer Frozen Egg Rolls Time And Temp?

egg rolls were cooked in 10 minutes at 380F/190C. Larger egg rolls may take a bit longer. 

Why Aren’t My Egg Rolls Getting Crispy?

Frozen egg rolls contain a fair amount of oil from the initial cooking process in the factory. If you are having trouble getting your egg rolls to crisp up, spray a small amount of oil on the egg rolls and return them to the air fryer for a minute or two. 

How Do I Reheat Egg Rolls?

Preheat your air fryer to 380F / 190C. Cook for approximately 3-4 minutes. Cook for an additional 1-2 minutes until warmed throughout.

Where Can I Buy Frozen Egg Rolls?

Frozen egg rolls are available in the freezer section of your grocery store. 

What Are The Best Brands Of Egg Rolls?

You should experiment to find your favorite brand. Some popular ones include ​​Pagoda Frozen Egg Rolls, Tai Pei Egg Rolls, P.F. Chang’s Egg Rolls, Van’s Frozen Egg Rolls, and more. 

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Weight Watchers Points

There are 4 Blue Plan SmartPoints in one serving (depending on the brand of egg rolls used).

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Air Fryer Frozen Egg Rolls

Make crispy restaurant-style egg rolls at home in just 10 minutes!

Cook Time10 mins

Total Time10 mins

Course: Appetizer

Cuisine: asian

Servings: 8

Calories: 150kcal

InstructionsTo Make Frozen Egg Rolls in Air Fryer

  • Preheat the air fryer to 380F / 190C and remove frozen egg rolls from the packaging.

  • Add the egg rolls to the air fryer basket, making sure they are in a single layer.

  • Cook for 8-10 minutes or until golden brown, turning over halfway through cooking time.

To Make Frozen Spring Rolls In Air Fryer

  • Preheat the air fryer to  380F / 190C. Place spring rolls in a single layer inside the air fryer basket.

  • Cook for 4 minutes, then check for doneness. Check after each additional minute, then turn them over when they seem about halfway done. 

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Notes

  • There is no need to add oil. However, you can give a light spritz if the egg rolls aren’t crisping to your liking.
  • Cook egg rolls (or spring rolls) in a single layer, making sure there is room between them for the air to circulate.
  • Adjust the time accordingly for larger, smaller, thicker, or thinner egg rolls.
  • Shake the basket or turn the egg rolls over halfway through cooking.
  • Use the same method for cooking frozen spring rolls.
  • Air fryer temperatures will vary depending on the make and model, so use the cooking time as a guide, check food for doneness, and adjust as needed.
  • Nutrition information will vary depending on the brand of frozen egg rolls.
  • Storage – keep leftovers in an airtight container inside the fridge for 3 days.
  • There are 4 WW Blue Plan SmartPoints in one serving, depending on the brand of egg rolls used.

Nutrition

Calories: 150kcal | Carbohydrates: 18g | Protein: 4g | Fat: 7g | Saturated Fat: 0.5g | Cholesterol: 10mg | Sodium: 380mg

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