Air Fryer Steak Tips: A Quick and Easy Meal

If you’re looking for a quick and easy meal or appetizer, these perfectly seasoned Air Fryer Steak Tips are a game-changer. In just under 10 minutes, you can enjoy tender and crispy steak bites that will leave you wanting more. Trust me, once you try this recipe, you won’t be able to resist the mouthwatering flavors.

The Magic of Air Fryers

If you haven’t tried cooking with an air fryer yet, you’re in for a treat. This handy kitchen appliance uses hot air circulation to cook food evenly without the need for any oil. Not only does this result in a healthier meal, but it also guarantees a perfectly cooked steak every time. Say goodbye to pan frying and deep frying!

A Marinade Bursting with Flavor

One of the key elements of this recipe is the delicious marinade. Packed with garlic, olive oil, butter, and soy sauce, it adds a burst of umami flavor to the steak tips. Trust me, you don’t want to skimp on the marinating time. Let the flavors soak in and enjoy the mouthwatering results.

Versatile and Delicious

These air fryer steak bites can be enjoyed in various ways. Serve them as the main course alongside a hearty salad and some veggies, or use the leftovers to make a steak sandwich, steak tacos, or fajitas. You can even throw them on top of a salad or incorporate them into a stir fry. The possibilities are endless!

Further reading:  Delicious Ground Beef Recipes Without Pasta

Cooked air fryer steak tips in an air fryer basket with parsley.

How to Make Air Fryer Steak Tips

Making these steak tips in the air fryer is a breeze. Here’s what you need to do:

  1. In a small bowl, combine oil, melted butter, coconut aminos (or soy sauce), mustard, garlic, salt, and pepper.
  2. Pour the marinade over the cubed steak and let it marinate for at least 30 minutes.
  3. Place the marinated steak tips in the air fryer basket without overlapping.
  4. Cook at 450°F for 5-7 minutes, without the need to flip them. If you have a large batch, you might need to cook them in two rounds.

Marinated steak tips in the air fryer basket.

Tips and Variations

Here are some tips and variations to elevate your air fryer steak tips:

  • For a deeper savory flavor, substitute soy sauce with Worcestershire sauce.
  • Spice things up by adding chili flakes or chipotle in adobo sauce.
  • Experiment with different seasonings like Montreal steak spice or your favorite blend.
  • Garnish your steak tips with fresh herbs like parsley, cilantro, basil, or rosemary.

Cooked air fryer steak tips with parsley in an air fryer basket.

Make Ahead and Storage

If you’re planning ahead, you can easily prepare these steak tips in advance and store them in the fridge. They will stay delicious for 3-5 days in an airtight container. The leftover marinade can be kept in the fridge for up to one week. And if you want to stock up on these flavorful bites, you can freeze them for up to 3 months.

Explore More Steak Recipes

If you’re a steak lover like me, you’re always on the lookout for new recipes. Here are a few other steak recipes to satisfy your cravings:

Further reading:  The Art of Creating Perfectly Pan-Fried Pork Chops

So, fire up your air fryer and get ready to enjoy some mouthwatering steak tips. With their tender and crispy perfection, they’re sure to become a favorite in your household. Happy cooking!