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5 from 6 votes

Air Fryer Squash

This easy Air Fryer Squash recipe is made with zucchini and yellow squash lightly seasoned and tossed in garlic to create a golden brown side dish in minutes!
Prep Time5 mins
Cook Time20 mins
Total Time25 mins
Course: Side Dish
Cuisine: American
Keyword: air fryer squash, air fryer zucchini and yellow squash
Servings: 6
Calories: 30kcal


  • Air Fryer


  • 2 zucchini
  • 2 yellow squash
  • 1 tsp olive oil
  • 2 cloves garlic minced
  • 1/4 tsp salt
  • 1/4 tsp pepper


  • Cut the ends off the zucchini and yellow squash. Then slice lengthwise, and into small half moon shapes. In a large bowl toss the zucchini and yellow squash in olive oil, minced garlic, salt and pepper.
  • Transfer to air fryer basket. Set temperature to 400 F, and set the time to 15 minutes. Toss half way at about 7.5 minutes.
  • Transfer to a serving bowl. Sprinkle with fresh herbs.
    air fryer squash in serving bowl



  • If you have a small air fryer you'll need to make in two batches so as not to over crowd the basket and ensure all pieces cook evenly and brown.
  • Store in an air tight container in the refrigerator for 3-4 days. Warm in the microwave.


Calories: 30kcal | Carbohydrates: 5g | Protein: 2g | Fat: 1g | Saturated Fat: 1g | Sodium: 104mg | Potassium: 342mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 3g | Vitamin A: 261IU | Vitamin C: 23mg | Calcium: 22mg | Iron: 1mg