Ore-Ida Tater Tots

How to cook Ore-Ida Tater Tots in an air fryer

  1. Preheat air fryer to 400F
  2. Set temperature to 400F and cook for 7 minutes
  3. Shake Tater Tots once during cooking

We used the COSORI to air fry this (affiliate link, we get a fee), always check your food with a good kitchen thermometer.

While seven minutes is certainly enough to give these Tater Tots that golden-yellow finish, the interior is still a little on the softer side. You might want to cook another 2-3 minutes depending on your personal preference – just be careful not to burn. Here they are after seven minutes air frying time”

Air fried Ore-Ida Tater Tots
Air fried Ore-Ida Tater Tots
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  1. You need to cook these for twice as long at a minimum. Try 15 – 17 minutes for properly cooked mini tots.

    1. Hi Pierre. Certainly there are many factors that influence cooking time. For the recipes on the site I am using the Cosori 5.8QT unit and pre-heating for five minutes. From there I am also only cooking a small single layer of the food in question. For sure, different fryers can require different timings – and if you don’t preheat or add more food to your fryer – that increases time as well.

  2. I found 8 minutes was too short for a single layer, they were moist soggy. Next time I’m trying 12 minutes. Corsi 5.8

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