Air-Fried Parmesan Green Beans


Green beans are simple veggies that can be so much more! Indulge in the decadent side of the garden with this fresh and flavorful recipe for the perfect Air-Fried Parmesan Green Beans!

Why You’ll Love This Air-Fried Parmesan Green Beans

Air-Fried Favorite

– The air fryer is a culinary wonder! It turns long and tedious cooks into a walk in the park, and this Air-Fried Parmesan Green Beans recipe is no expectation! In no time at all you can have perfectly cooked cheesy, salty, and so delicious green beans like never before, all thanks to the air fryer!

Gorgeous Green Flavor

– The taste of green beans is universally liked, even kids will eat this vegetable, but it is pretty basic. Not anymore! This tasty take on green beans brings salty, savory, and cheesy flavors to green beans for a vegetable dish like no other!

Dinner Party Delight

– This simple side dish makes common ingredients shine in a way that feels elevated and elegant and that’s why Air-Fried Parmesan Green Beans are the perfect side for a party or holiday. Plus, this dish is gluten-free, nut-free, and vegetarian-friendly, so everyone at the party can try these yummy green beans!

Crisp and Cheesy Crunch

– The fresh snap of green beans is so irresistible but when matched with the tangy richness of parmesan these beans reach new heights of crunchy delight!

Veggie Dish Even the Kids Eat

– Green beans are the one vegetable even little ones love, but if they don’t, this Air-Fried Parmesan Green Beans rendition is the perfect way to show them that vegetables don’t have to be scary. Show them that green veggies can be cheesy, crispy, and delicious with every awesome bite!


Air Fryer To make this delicious dish you don’t need to dirty all the dishes, just grab the air fryer basket and you’re good to go!


Green Beans Beautiful fresh green beans are the star of this dish. Choose fresh beans whenever possible. Look for green beans without blemishes with bright green skin, and a nice firm texture.

Avocado Oil This cooking oil is just right for this easy recipe. However if you prefer another cooking oil you can use it instead. Grapeseed oil, olive oil, and almond oil are all nice swaps for avocado oil if desired.

Garlic Powder Garlic powder adds a tasty smell and flavor to these simply air-fried beans.

Onion Powder Onion powder helps to highlight the leafy and cheesy notes in this Air-Fried Parmesan Green Beans recipe.

Himalayan Sea Salt This gorgeous form of sea salt has a great color and amazing savory flavor. If you do not have Himalayan salt you swap this ingredient for another medium-grain sea salt.

Grated Parmesan Cheese Freshly grated parmesan is the salty and tangy flavor these grassy-tasting beans have been waiting for! Choose a wedge of Parmesan Reggiano for the most authentic and tasty cheese flavor.

Expert Tips for This Air-Fried Parmesan Green Beans Recipe

● Always remember to clean the air fryer well with each use. If you skip the cleaning, grime will build up in the fryer and make it harder to clean in the long run!

● If you love a little heat, add some chili powder or cayenne pepper to the simple seasoning blend of these beans and complete the recipe as directed.

How to Serve Air-Fried Parmesan Green Beans

This dish is a true all-star, but you can serve it with something spectacular to take it over the top! Serve the green beans warm with a perfectly cooked steak, pork chop, or piece of chicken. Don’t forget the low-carb rice or pasta and you have a perfectly composed healthy meal!

How to Store Air-Fried Parmesan Green Beans

  • To store, allow the beans to cool completely before transferring the leftovers to an airtight container. Store them in the fridge for up to 5 days.
  • To reheat in the microwave, heat the beans in a microwave-safe container for up to 2 minutes.
  • To reheat in the air fryer, set the air fryer to 350°F and add the beans. Cook for 2 to 5 minutes or until they are warm throughout.

Air-Fried Parmesan Green Beans

Course Side Dish


Air-Fried Parmesan Green Beans Recipe


    • 500 gram Green beans
    • 1 tablespoon Avocado oil
    • 1 teaspoon garlic powder
    • 1 teaspoon onion powder
    • 1 pinch of Himalayan sea salt
    • 1 tablespoon of grated parmesan cheese



    • Sprinkle the green beans with the avocado oil and the seasoning, give it a good shake.
    • Cook the beans in the air fryer for 8 minutes. Remove them from the air fryer and sprinkle the parmesan over the green beans and then return them to the air fry for another 5 minutes.

    Enjoy Your Pure Plate!


      Keyword Air Fryer, Green Beans, Low Calorie, Low carb, Parmesan, Quick Meal, Vegetable, Vegetarian

      Thank You!

      Thank you so much for reading this blog! I hope when you make this Air-Fried Parmesan Green Beans recipe you enjoy it as much as me and my family did! If you do make this special dish, be sure to tag me on Instagram @pure_plates_recipes!

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