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Grilled Cheese in Air Fryer

Air Fryer grilled cheese instructions so they come out ooey gooey with crunchy buttery bread outside. Perfect for lunch, dinner or just a snack.
Prep Time15 mins
Cook Time6 mins
Course: Entree, Snack
Cuisine: American
Keyword: air fryer, grilled cheese, ninja foodi
Servings: 4
Calories: 472kcal
Author: The Typical Mom


  • 8 slices bread
  • 1/2 stick butter room temperature
  • 1 c cheddar cheese shredded
  • 1 c monterey jack cheese shredded


  • Preheat air fryer to 350 degrees.
  • Butter one side of 4 pieces of bread. Lay with butter side down on air fryer rack or basket. (if you have a small machine you may only be able to do one at a time)
  • Sprinkle cheeses on non buttered side, then lay 2nd piece of buttered bread with butter side facing up on to your sandwich and close your basket.
  • Cook for 4-6 minutes depending on how thick your cheese is. Also timing will vary according to amount of cheese and other added ingredients you include inside, and how large your bread slices are.


Serving: 2oz | Calories: 472kcal | Carbohydrates: 28g | Protein: 20g | Fat: 31g | Saturated Fat: 19g | Cholesterol: 85mg | Sodium: 718mg | Potassium: 152mg | Fiber: 2g | Sugar: 4g | Vitamin A: 853IU | Calcium: 495mg | Iron: 2mg