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Juicy Air Fryer Cornish Hen

This juicy Air Fryer Cornish Hen is a quick and effortless meal perfect for any occasion.
5 from 2 votes
Prep Time 5 mins
Cook Time 25 mins
Total Time 30 mins
Course Main Course
Cuisine American
Servings 2


  • 1 Cornish Hen
  • 1 teaspoon lemon pepper
  • 2 tsp. salt- free seasoning
  • 1-2 tsp. everything bagel seasoning
  • 1 tsp.       paprika or smoked paprika
  • Salt and Pepper to taste
  • Olive Oil
  • Cooking Spray


  • Spray the air fryer basket with cooking spray.
  • Wash the Cornish hen and pat dry it with paper towels.
  • Rub both sides of the Cornish hen with olive oil.
  • Sprinkle the seasonings and spices on both sides of the hen.
  • Place the Cornish hen breast side down in the air fryer basket. Air fry for 25 minutes on 390°F.
  • Open the basket and flip the Cornish hen halfway through.
  •  Cook for an additional 5-10 minutes if you want the skin to be a little crispier.
Keyword Air Fryer Cornish hen, Cornish hen, main dish