4.95 from 17 votes

Air Fryer Bacon Wrapped Chicken

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Air Fryer Bacon Wrapped Chicken stuffed with herbed cream cheese is a perfect weeknight dinner that your entire family will enjoy! 

Air Fryer Bacon Wrapped Chicken recipe

 

Ninja Foodi Stuffed Chicken Wrapped in Bacon

✔Air Fryer ✔ 6.5 quart Ninja Foodi ✔ Bacon! Bacon! Bacon!

This Air Fryer (AC) recipe takes chicken breasts from plain old boring to amazing! Stuffed chicken with already seasoned and herbed cream cheese makes the flavors easy and wrapped in bacon for the perfect crispy bite, the Air fryer helps bring out the YUM! 

  • 3-4 chicken breasts
  • 1/3 cup herb cream cheese
  • 6-8 slices bacon, uncooked (2 slices per chicken breast)
  • chopped fresh parsley for serving

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Air Fryer Stuffed Chicken Breast

Using a meat tenderizer, flatten chicken to about a 1/2″.

Spread one side of chicken with cream cheese and roll up, beginning at the short end, stuffing the cream cheese inside a little chicken ball. 

pound down chicken breasts until 1/2 an inch thick and spread with herbed cream cheese

Wrap each stuffed chicken braest with 2 slices of bacon, tucking the loose ends under the chicken.

roll up chicken breasts and wrap tightly with raw bacon

Place the raw chicken breasts into the pot.

Repeat roll up process until all chicken breasts are prepared and in the pot.

place chicken in inner pot of ninja foodi all in one

Place the Air Crisp lid onto the Foodi.

Set the Air Crisp function to 390 degrees for 20 minutes.

When cooking is complete, open the pot and remove the chicken with tongs.

Air Fryer Bacon Wrapped Chicken air crisped for crispy bacon

Serve chicken topped with chopped fresh parsley and cracked pepper.

air fryer air crisp bacon wrapped and stuffed chicken on a plate with parsley

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4.95 from 17 votes

Air Fryer Bacon Wrapped Chicken


Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 20 minutes
Total Time 35 minutes
Chicken has never been easier - or tastier- when Air Fried with the Ninja Foodi (or like machine). Stuffed with herbed cream cheese and wrapped tightly with bacon, chicken breasts are cooked to perfection, a super easy weeknight dinner that the entire family will love.

Ingredients
 

  • 4 chicken breasts
  • 1/3 cup herb cream cheese
  • 6-8 slices bacon uncooked (2 slices per chicken breast)
  • chopped fresh parsley for serving

Instructions

  • Using a meat tenderizer, flatten chicken to 1/2".
  • Spread one side of chicken breast with cream cheese and roll up, beginning at the short end.
  • Wrap chicken with 2 slices of bacon, tucking the loose ends under the chicken.
  • Place the chicken into the pot.
  • Repeat entire process until all chicken breasts are prepared and in the pot.
  • Place the Air Crisp lid onto the Ninja Foodi.
  • Set the Air Crisp function to 390 degrees for 20 minutes.
  • When cooking is complete, open the pot and remove the chicken.
  • Serve topped with chopped fresh parsley and cracked pepper if using.

Nutrition

Serving: 1 | Calories: 395kcal | Carbohydrates: 1g | Protein: 52g | Fat: 19g | Saturated Fat: 6g | Polyunsaturated Fat: 3g | Monounsaturated Fat: 7g | Trans Fat: 1g | Cholesterol: 166mg | Sodium: 481mg | Potassium: 902mg | Vitamin A: 80IU | Vitamin C: 3mg | Calcium: 13mg | Iron: 1mg

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2 Comments

  1. Dawn Chiles says:

    Can I make this chicken dish in the oven.

    1. You can, but I do not have conversions on this recipe. I personally would do it at 375 till chicken is cooked through.