Air Fryer Onion Rings

These onion rings are vegan, crispy, and homemade in an air fryer. The perfect vegan side dish or appetizer you'll want to try!

Making these air fryer onion rings vegan means they’re naturally dairy and egg-free and can easily be adapted to suit a gluten-free, low-carb, and keto-friendly diet as well!


– Onions – Panko – Chickpea flour – Water – Nutritional yeast – Cornstarch – Smoked paprika – Garlic powder – Salt

total time

- 35 minutes


- 4 to 6 servings

Start by chopping your onions in thick slices, about 1cm thick. You should be able to get around 4-5 slices per onion.


Prepare the eggless onion ring batter by combining the chickpea flour with water, cornstarch, and spices. The base for the most delicious vegan onion rings!


Start by coating each onion ring with the cornstarch. Next, dip it in the chickpea egg, and make sure it is perfectly coated. Finally, dip it in panko!

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Cook your eggless onion rings in the air fryer for 8-10 minutes. Enjoy these super crispy onion rings!

cook the onion rings