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air fryer ribs
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30 min Air Fryer Ribs

Air fryer ribs are crispy delicious, coated in a delicious sauce, and cooked in only half an hour.  
If you have never tried to cook pork ribs in an air fryer, then this is the perfect recipe for you to start with! I give you my word that the ribs are very simple to make, yet, they taste like heaven.
Prep Time5 mins
Cook Time25 mins
Total Time30 mins
Course: Main Course
Cuisine: American
Keyword: air fryer, airfryer ribs, baby back ribs in air frier, pork ribs, pork ribs air fryer, ribs in air fryer
Servings: 2 people
Calories: 1148kcal
Author: YourFoodBuddy


  • air fryer


  • 2.5 pounds pork ribs 2 small baby back rib racks
  • 1/2 cup ketchup
  • 2 tbsp Worchestershire sauce

For marinade

  • 1 tbsp granulated garlic
  • 1 1/2 tsp ground pepper
  • 1 cup ketchup
  • 1 tbsp salt
  • 2-3 tbsp olive oil
  • 1 tbsp mustard optional


  • Preheat air fryer for about 5-10 minutes at 375F
  • Half the rib rack
  • Place ribs in the basket, meat side down
  • Cook for 15 minutes at 375F
  • In a small bowl, mix ketchup with Worchestershire sauce
  • When 15 minutes expire, pull the basket and baste ribs with the sauce using a kitchen brush
  • Flip sides and baste with sauce again
  • Cook for another 10 minutes at the same temperature
  • Serve with pleasure


Sodium: 5520mg | Calcium: 156mg | Vitamin C: 8mg | Vitamin A: 1016IU | Sugar: 39g | Fiber: 2g | Potassium: 1528mg | Cholesterol: 246mg | Calories: 1148kcal | Trans Fat: 1g | Monounsaturated Fat: 35g | Polyunsaturated Fat: 11g | Saturated Fat: 23g | Fat: 73g | Protein: 72g | Carbohydrates: 51g | Iron: 4mg