Cut slices lengthwise into 1 2 in. Trim ends of eggplant.
After the air fryer is preheated place a single layer of eggplant fries in the air fryer.
Air fryer eggplant fries recipe. Cook at 400 f for 14 minutes stirring the basket halfway through. Shake the basket halfway through the cooking time to ensure that it cooks evenly. Depending on the size of your air fryer these may need to be done in 2 3 batches.
Preheat air fryer to 375. Repeat until all fries are breaded. Before beginning breading preheat your air fryer.
In a shallow bowl whisk eggs. Cook in the preheated air fryer for 8 to 10 minutes. Serve the eggplant fries immediately optionally with a sprinkle of fresh parsley and parmesan.
Add dry ingredients to a large bowl mix well. Transfer the eggplant to your air fryer and air fry for about 8 10 minutes depending on the size of your eggplant. Spritz the strips with non stick spray and place in air fryer basket.
Next dip eggplant into egg then breadcrumb mixture. Set it to 375 degrees for 10 minutes. Cut eggplant lengthwise into 1 2 in thick slices.
Shake basket and continue cooking to desired crispiness an additional 4 to 6 minutes. Combine eggplant panko mixture coating all sides. Lay them out evenly and ensure the basket is not overcrowded.
Prepare eggplant by cutting into inch fries then drizzle with olive oil. Then place all eggplant fries in a large bowl and add flour. Preheat an air fryer to 370 degrees f 185 degrees c.
Cook at 400f setting timer for 5 minutes. In another shallow bowl mix cheese wheat germ and seasonings. Dip eggplant in eggs then coat with cheese mixture.
Dip each eggplant strip in the egg mix before pressing into panko mix and coating both sides. Cook in batches if necessary. Place eggplant sticks in basket making sure they are not touching.
Toss to coat evenly.