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5 from 4 votes

Air Fryer Chicken Legs (Black Pepper Garlic)

These air fryer black pepper garlic chicken legs are easy to make and loaded with yummy flavor. These come out crispy and delicious.
Prep Time10 minutes
Cook Time24 minutes
Course: dinner
Cuisine: American
Calories: 175kcal


  • 1 to 1/2 Tbsp. Avocado Oil.
  • 1 Tbsp. Fresh Ground Himalayan Pink Salt.
  • 1 tsp. Fresh Black Pepper
  • 4 to 5 Minced Garlic Cloves
  • 1/2 Tbsp. Dried Minced Onion
  • 1 tsp. Smoked Paprika


  • Season the chicken with all ingredients and let marinate in seasonings for about 2 hours.
  • I also like to score the chicken. to let the spices get deeper into the meat.
  • Preheat Air Fryer to 400°F.
  • Place chicken pieces in the air fryer basket.
  • Air fry the chicken 24 minutes turning chicken halfway through cooking time.


Calories: 175kcal