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Doritos air fryer chicken tenders

Looking for a dinner that everyone will love? This is it!


  • Air Fryer


  • 8-12 boneless skinless chicken tenders
  • 1 large bag of Doritos
  • 1 cup Panko crumbs
  • 1 cup flour
  • 1 tsp cayenne pepper
  • 2 tsp. Cajun spice
  • 4 eggs beaten
  • Olive oil cooking spray as needed


  • Using a sealed Ziploc bag add your Doritos, crush the Doritos so that they are a texture similar to Panko crumbs.
  • Pour the Dorito crumbs and Panko into a medium-sized bowl and set to the side
  • Place flour, cajun spiced, and cayenne pepper in one bowl and eggs in another.
  • Whisk the eggs.
  • Preheat your Air fryer ( if needed ) to the chicken pre-set temp. or 380.
  • Take a chicken tender and put it in the flour and dredge them.
  • Shake off any excess flour.
  • Place it in the egg wash and turn them so they are evenly coated in egg.
  • Now dredge it in the crushed Doritos Panko mix.
  • Place on a baking sheet.
  • Do this with the remaining chicken strips.
  • Place the tenders in your Air Fryer and cook for 12-14 minutes.