Air Fryer Homemade Crispy Catfish Nuggets

In 15 minutes, you can cook deliciously crispy homemade catfish nuggets in the air fryer!

1 pound catfish nuggets or filets

10 oz seasoned fish fry breading

1 Tbsp Cajun seasoning

Nonstick spray

What You Need:

A quick meal for Mardi Gras, Lent, or a seafood dinner!

Perfect for:

Cut your catfish into 1” chunks, and pat dry


Pour cornmeal breading into a, bowl, add seasoning, and mix


Add the catfish nuggets to the bowl, and toss to coat evenly


Spray the air fryer basket with nonstick spray


Air fry catfish nuggets for 5 minutes at 400℉


Flip, reapply oil, and cook for an additional 5-7 minutes


Serve with lemon wedges, your favorite sauces, or on a sandwich!

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