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Air fryer Southwestern Pork Chops

Air Fryer Southwestern Pork Chops

  • Author: RecipeTeacher
  • Total Time: 15 minutes
  • Yield: 2 pork chops


Air fryer pork chops with a simple southwest seasoning rub that’s bold and vibrant with just a little kick. Perfect for a quick meal any day of the week.


  • 2 bone-in pork chops
  • 1.5 tsp extra virgin olive oil
  • 1 tsp smoked paprika
  • 1 tsp chili powder
  • 1 tsp cumin
  • 1/2 tsp ground black pepper
  • 1/2 tsp onion powder
  • 1/2 tsp garlic powder
  • 1/2 tsp coriander
  • 1/2 tsp oregano
  • 1/2 tsp kosher salt
  • 1/4 tsp cayenne


  1. Mix all dry ingredients to create seasoning mix.
  2. Coat pork chops with olive oil, then coat with the seasoning mix.
  3. Preheat air fryer at 400°(F) for 5 minutes.
  4. Add seasoned pork chops to air fryer basket or tray, set to air fry at 400°(F) for 10 minutes. Flip pork chops after 5 minutes.
  5. Pork chops are done when internal temperature reached 145°(F).
  6. Remove from air fryer and let rest 5 minutes before serving.
  • Prep Time: 5 min
  • Cook Time: 10 min
  • Category: Dinner
  • Method: Air Fryer
  • Cuisine: American