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Best Air Fryer Hamburgers

  • Author: Carrie Forrest, MPH in Nutrition
  • Prep Time: 10 minutes
  • Cook Time: 16 minutes
  • Total Time: 31 minutes
  • Yield: 4 1x
  • Diet: Gluten Free


This easy and delicious Air Fryer Hamburger recipe is perfect for a quick and easy dinner. This recipe is gluten-free and dairy-free, and is full of flavor.



  • 1 pound grass-fed ground beef
  • 1 egg, beaten
  • 1 teaspoon ketchup
  • 1 teaspoon yellow mustard
  • ½ cup water


  1. In a medium mixing bowl, combine the ground beef, egg, ketchup, and mustard. Use your hands to stir together and then form four patties.
  2. Place the patties on the tray of an air-fryer.
  3. Pour the water into the bottom of the basket.
  4. Cook the burgers at 360°F for 16 minutes, or until the tops of the burgers have browned. 
  5. Use tongs or a spatula to remove the hamburgers to a plate. Let the burgers rest for five minutes before serving.


Store any leftovers in a tightly-sealed container in the refrigerator for up to 4 days.

  • Category: Main Dish
  • Method: Air Fryer
  • Cuisine: American

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