Air fryer ham steaks are a simple and delicious meal that can be on your table in just under 10 minutes! If you’re looking for a quick weeknight dinner option that the whole family will love, then ham steaks in the air fryer are the way to go.
A Hit with the Kids
Ham is always a crowd-pleaser, especially when it comes to my kids. It’s one of those main dishes that never fails to impress. That’s why I love having ham steaks as a go-to option for a speedy weeknight dinner.
Cooking ham slices in the air fryer is a breeze. It’s a convenient way to enjoy ham without having to cook an entire boneless ham or whole ham. Plus, it’s perfect for those times when you’re short on time but still want a delicious meal.
If you’re a fan of this easy recipe for ham steak in the air fryer, you might also enjoy trying out larger spiral ham dishes like Air Fryer Ham. Or if you’re feeling adventurous, give Air Fryer Turkey Breast or Air Fryer Cornish Hens a try. You can find all our favorite tips and tricks in the recipe card at the bottom of this post.
Ingredients You’ll Need
- Ham steaks
- Maple syrup (You can also use a classic brown sugar glaze)
How to Make Ham Steak in the Air Fryer
Kitchen Tips for Success
To achieve the best results, keep these handy tips in mind:
- This recipe was made using a basket-style 5.8 qt Cosori air fryer. Cook times may vary depending on the air fryer model.
- Don’t let any leftover ham go to waste. You can use it to make delicious ham and cheese sliders or a mouthwatering ham and potato casserole.
- For easy glazing, use a silicone basting brush to evenly spread the maple syrup.
- Serve your ham steak with delicious side dishes like mashed potatoes, glazed carrots, and rolls.
- If you have excess drippings, place a piece of bread at the bottom of the basket to absorb them.
What are Different Ways to Season the Ham Steaks?
While I love keeping things simple with maple syrup, you can experiment with various seasonings to suit your taste. Try melted butter and brown sugar for a classic flavor or add some excitement with dijon mustard or soy sauce for a tangy twist.
This recipe offers a quick and tasty air fryer meal with just a few simple ingredients. It’s perfect for any occasion, whether it’s a holiday feast or a regular weeknight dinner.
More Air Fryer Recipes
If you’re looking for more air fryer recipes to try, here are some popular options:
- French fries
- Green beans
- Potato wedges
- Macaroni and cheese
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