Recipe This | How To Air Fry Stuffed Mushrooms (2024)

Jump to RecipePrint Recipe

How To Air Fry Stuffed Mushrooms. Welcome to my ultimate guide for learning how to cook delicious stuffed mushrooms in the air fryer.

Recipe This | How To Air Fry Stuffed Mushrooms (1)

Air Fryer Stuffed Mushrooms is one of the best types of cooking you could possibly learn to cook when you first get an air fryer.

Its one of those easy air fryer beginner methods that goes alongside air fryer fries, air fryer onion rings, air fryer hamburgers and of course air fryer party meatballs.

I rememberwhen we got our first ever air fryer. It was many, many years ago now and long beforethe air fryer had become a thing. I didn’t know anyone else that owned one andhad seen an ad for it in a magazine.

Iwanted one as soon as I saw it.

I meanwho doesn’t want something that crisps things up like a deep fat fry but withthe calories of a healthy grill?

It is ano brainer.

But I hadno recipes to follow online because recipe blogs back then were few and farbetween and as the Air Fryer was only been sold in a handful of countries, I wason my own.

One of the air fryer recipes that I would loved to have learnt about is how to air fry stuffed mushrooms.

Just because you could use your own fillings yet learn how to get the air fryer mushrooms perfectly crispy and cooked to perfection.

That iswhy I am sharing with you today how to air fry stuffed mushrooms, as it willgive you a guide to work from and you can get as excited as me over the airfryer.

Table of Contents

Air Fry Whole Mushrooms

The mushrooms that we are using today in the air fryer, are a pack of four whole mushrooms.

Whole mushrooms are perfect because you can place a pack of four of them without them overlapping in the air fryer and easily stuff the mushrooms with your favourite fillings.

You could keep your fillings vegan, plant based, keto, vegetarian, dairy free, gluten free, low carb, Weight Watchers or Slimming World friendly if you wanted to.

Or you could load them up with whatever naughty fillings you wanted. The choice is truly yours.

In myexample today I am using my InstantPot Jalapeno Popper Pasta as my filling for my air fryer stuffedmushrooms.

Here itis ready for the freezer:

Recipe This | How To Air Fry Stuffed Mushrooms (3)

When I make my family meals, I like to keep them as frugal as possible. The whole mushrooms that we used was a pack of 4 that were on clearance.

If you look closely at some of the photos you will see one of the mushrooms has a rip to one side. This was why they were so cheap as people look with their eyes and don’t want to buy ugly vegetables.

As wellas this not only are my whole mushrooms on clearance but the filling (myInstant Pot jalapeno pasta) is a little bit that I had leftover in the bottomof the Instant Pot after creating my freezer meals.

Air Fryer AndMushrooms

We have cooked mushrooms several times now in the air fryer and allyou need to remember about air fryer and mushrooms is how easy they cook.

Forget waiting a lifetime for your air fryer fries to finishcooking, when you cook air fryer mushrooms, they take no time at all.

That is because with the texture of the mushrooms they are a fastcook.

I do recommend some Air Fryer Accessories though for the air fryer and mushrooms:

  • Air Fryer Grill Pan – What I am using today for cooking my air fryer stuffed mushrooms. It helps with the grilled taste and they fit perfectly in the grill pan. I also use it in a lot of other air fryer recipes.
  • Air Fryer Baking Pan – A much better option for when you cook air fryer garlic mushrooms or other air fryer foods that use a marinade. Stops the air fryer basket from getting caked in marinade and we do this a LOT.
Recipe This | How To Air Fry Stuffed Mushrooms (4)

How To Air Fry StuffedMushrooms?

Recipe This | How To Air Fry Stuffed Mushrooms (5)

How to air fry mushrooms reminds me of how I would air fry a quiche or afrittata. You fill your base with your favourite fillings and then cook it onhigh until the base is crispy and not soggy and that your filling is eitherwell cooked or piping hot from being reheated.

When I cook whole mushrooms inthe air fryer and stuff them, I will give each of the whole mushrooms a cleanand remove the stems, then fill them with my desired filling and then cook themin the air fryer.

You can also serve our air fryerstuffed mushrooms cold at a picnic or buffet or have them warm. They make a deliciouslow carb alternative to sandwiches too.

How Long To AirFry Mushrooms?

You will be surprised to read that it doesn’t take long at allto air fryer whole stuffed mushrooms. In fact, when we cooked our JalapenoPopper Stuffed Mushrooms, we cooked them for JUST 5 minutes.

Can you imagine stuffing your mushrooms and having themcooked and ready to eat in 5 minutes!

Air FryerRecipes For Mushrooms

Here in the Milner house, we have cooked mushrooms in theair fryer before and have a few air fryer recipes for mushrooms that I am sureyou will love!

  • Air Fryer Frozen Breaded Mushrooms – A perfect use for the air fryer is frozen foods. Frozen breaded mushrooms are delicious in the air fryer.
  • Air Fryer Garlic Mushrooms – Delicious garlic butter mushrooms cooked perfectly in the air fryer.
Recipe This | How To Air Fry Stuffed Mushrooms (6)

Recipe This | How To Air Fry Stuffed Mushrooms (7)

Print Recipe

5 from 1 vote

How To Air Fry Stuffed Mushrooms

How To Air Fry Stuffed Mushrooms. Welcome to my ultimate guide for learning how to cook delicious stuffed mushrooms in the air fryer.

Prep Time2 minutes mins

Cook Time5 minutes mins

Total Time7 minutes mins

Course: Appetizer

Cuisine: Air Fryer

Servings: 2

Calories: 194kcal



Recipe Ingredients:

  • 4 Whole Mushrooms
  • 100 g Leftover Jalapeno Popper Pasta
  • Salt & Pepper



  • Clean and remove the stems from your whole mushrooms and season the whole mushrooms with salt and pepper.

  • Fill it with leftover jalapeno popper pasta, making sure it doesn’t spill over the edges.

  • Cook for 5 minutes in the air fryer grill pan inside of the air fryer at 180c/360f.


We use our air fryer grill pan for air frying stuffed mushrooms. It gives it a just grilled taste and we also use the grill pan for a lot of our other air fryer recipes.

You can use whatever filling you want with your air fryer stuffed mushrooms. Or follow my lead with Instant Pot Jalapeno Pasta.


Calories: 194kcal | Carbohydrates: 39g | Protein: 8g | Fat: 1g | Saturated Fat: 1g | Sodium: 5mg | Potassium: 239mg | Fiber: 2g | Sugar: 2g | Vitamin C: 0.8mg | Calcium: 11mg | Iron: 0.8mg

Nutrition InfoPlease Note: Nutrition values are our best estimate based on the software we use at Recipe This and are meant as a guide. If you rely on them for your diet, use your preferred nutrition calculator.

Are We Friends On Pinterest?If we are not and you use Pinterest then follow us @RecipeThisBlog for more delicious recipes.

Fancy A Video?Subscribe to the Recipe This YouTube Channel for full length recipe videos. Don’t forget to click the bell icon to be notified when we upload a new video. Subscribe Here!

Copyright Notice© ALL content including photos are copyright protected. Sharing of our recipes is both encouraged and appreciated via the social share buttons. Copying and/or pasting full recipes to any social media channel or onto your own website is strictly prohibited.

Can’t make it now? Then pin it for later!

Recipe This | How To Air Fry Stuffed Mushrooms (8)

Join The RecipeThis.comCommunity:

Facebook Group|Pinterest|Twitter | YouTube

Plus, don’t forget to subscribe below to join our email newsletter with updates of our latest recipes, latest freebies, our cooking stories, plus much more:

Recipe This | How To Air Fry Stuffed Mushrooms (2024)


Top Articles
Latest Posts
Article information

Author: Jamar Nader

Last Updated:

Views: 6446

Rating: 4.4 / 5 (55 voted)

Reviews: 86% of readers found this page helpful

Author information

Name: Jamar Nader

Birthday: 1995-02-28

Address: Apt. 536 6162 Reichel Greens, Port Zackaryside, CT 22682-9804

Phone: +9958384818317

Job: IT Representative

Hobby: Scrapbooking, Hiking, Hunting, Kite flying, Blacksmithing, Video gaming, Foraging

Introduction: My name is Jamar Nader, I am a fine, shiny, colorful, bright, nice, perfect, curious person who loves writing and wants to share my knowledge and understanding with you.