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air fryer potato skins

Air Fryer Potato Skins

Air Fryer Potato Skins are perfectly crispy and loaded with two types of cheese, sour cream, and lots of bacon.
Course Appetizer, Side Dish
Cuisine American
Keyword Air Fryer Potato Skins
Prep Time 20 minutes
Cook Time 10 minutes
Total Time 30 minutes
Servings 3 servings
Calories 504kcal


  • 1 batch baked potatoes cool
  • 1 cup cheddar cheese shredded, divided
  • 1 cup pepper jack cheese shreddeed
  • 12 slices Bacon cooked and chopped
  • 1/2 cup sour cream


  • Preheat the air fryer to 385 degrees F.
  • Cut the potatoes in half lengthwise. Use a small spoon to carefully remove the flesh from the inside, leaving a 1⁄4-inch β€œrim”.
  • Brush the potatoes with cooking oil. Season with salt and pepper.
  • Place the potatoes into the air fryer basket, skin side up.
  • Cook for 10 minutes, flipping halfway.
  • Sprinkle half of the cheeses evenly inside each of the potato skins. Cook for 5 more minutes, or until the cheese is melted.
  • Fill with sour cream, bacon, more cheese, and serve warm.


Calories: 504kcal | Carbohydrates: 4g | Protein: 31g | Fat: 40g | Saturated Fat: 22g | Polyunsaturated Fat: 3g | Monounsaturated Fat: 13g | Trans Fat: 1g | Cholesterol: 113mg | Sodium: 1043mg | Potassium: 325mg | Sugar: 3g | Vitamin A: 857IU | Vitamin C: 1mg | Calcium: 525mg | Iron: 1mg