Air Fryer Scallops


Scallops are a pretty mild tasting seafood. They taste like they came right from the ocean without having a fishy taste, and they are melt in your mouth tender!

What do scallops taste like?

You'll only need 1 pound of large sea scallops and a few other ingredients to make this easy recipe. Let's get started!

Simple Ingredients

Season the Scallops

Season the scallops with salt, pepper, garlic powder and paprika.

Cook the Scallops

Place scallops in air fryer for two minutes. Then turn over, add butter and breadcrumbs, and cook for 3 more minutes.


Finish the scallops with more drizzled butter, fresh chopped parsley and a squeeze of lemon if desired.

Dig In

Serve as an appetizer or delicious side dish, and enjoy!

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