Simple, garlicky roasted air fryer beets are tender and flavorful. Serve them as a side dish or as a salad topper.
Author Becky Striepe
2cupsdiced beets½" pieces
1-2lemon wedgesfor serving
Combine the beets, oil, and salt in a large bowl, tossing the coat well. Transfer to your air fryer basket.
Cook at 400° F for 15-20 minutes, shaking every 5 minutes, until the beets are tender.
Add the beets back to the bowl and toss with the minced garlic. Transfer back to the air fryer basket and cook at 400° F for just 1 more minute. Transfer to your serving bowl, squeeze on some lemon juice, and serve!
It's very important that you cut your beet pieces to an even size, so they cook evenly.You can use purple or golden beets for this recipe. I have not tested it with frozen beets, but it should work fine -- just keep an eye on them, since cooking time will likely vary with frozen.You can double or triple this recipe. When multiplying, you may need to cook for a few extra minutes, depending on your air fryer.
Prep Time 5minutes
Cook Time 15minutes
Total Time 20minutes
Course Side Dish
Keyword air fryer beets
Garlicky air fryer beets from Glue & Glitter, https://www.glueandglitter.com/air-fryer-beets/