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Best Damn Air Fryer Pork Tenderloin

  • Author: RecipeTeacher
  • Prep Time: 5 min
  • Cook Time: 21 minutes
  • Total Time: 26 minutes
  • Yield: 4 servings
  • Category: Dinner
  • Method: Air Fryer
  • Cuisine: American

Ingredients

  • Pork tenderloin (1.25lbs – 1.75lbs)
  • 2 tbs brown sugar
  • 1 tbs smoked paprika
  • 1.5 tsp salt
  • 1 tsp ground mustard
  • 1/2 tsp onion powder
  • 1/2 tsp ground black pepper
  • 1/4 tsp garlic powder
  • 1/4 tsp cayenne powder (optional)
  • 1/2 tbs olive oil

Instructions

  1. Mix all dry ingredients in a bowl.
  2. Trim the pork tenderloin of any excess fat/silver skin. Coat with a 1/2 tablespoon olive oil. Rub spice mixture on entire pork tenderloin.
  3. Preheat air fryer to 400° F for 5 minutes. After 5 minutes, carefully place pork tenderloin into air fryer and air fry at 400° F for 20-22 minutes. Internal temp should be 145° – 160° F.
  4. When air fryer cycle is complete, carefully remove pork tenderloin to a cutting board and let rest for 5 minutes before slicing. Save any juices to serve over sliced meat.