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Air Fryer Publix Crinkle Cut French-Fried Potatoes

bag of publix crinkle cut french fried potatoes

Crispy Air Fryer Publix Crinkle Cut French-Fried Potatoes


Publix Crinkle Cut French-Fried Potatoes are transformed into irresistibly crispy and golden delights when cooked in an air fryer. This recipe brings out the best in crinkle cut fries, offering a satisfying crunch with every bite, complemented by a soft, fluffy interior.

Ideal for those seeking a quick and healthier alternative to traditional frying methods, these air fryer crinkle cut fries are perfect as a side dish for family dinners, BBQs, or as a comforting snack on their own, served with your favorite dips.

Ingredients List

  • 1 package of Publix Crinkle Cut French-Fried Potatoes

  • Sea salt, to taste

  • Optional: Your choice of seasoning (such as garlic powder, paprika, or a custom blend) for added flavor

Step by Step Cooking Instructions

  1. Preheat your air fryer to 400°F (204°C) for about 3-5 minutes, ensuring it's ready for cooking.

  2. Arrange the Fries: Spread the crinkle cut fries in a single layer in the air fryer basket, avoiding overcrowding to ensure even cooking and crispiness. Cook in batches if necessary.

  3. Cook: Air fry for 15-20 minutes, shaking the basket halfway through the cooking time, until the fries are golden brown and have reached your desired level of crispiness.

  4. Season and Serve: Once cooked, season the fries with sea salt and any additional seasonings you like. Serve immediately while hot and crispy for the best experience.

basket of cooked publix crinkle cut french-fried potatoes

Pro Tips and Suggestions

  • For an extra flavor boost, toss the fries with your chosen seasonings before air frying. This helps the seasonings adhere better and infuses the fries with flavor as they cook.

  • Serve these crispy crinkle cut fries alongside a juicy burger, grilled chicken, or fish for a complete meal. They're also great for dipping in ketchup, ranch dressing, or any sauce of your choosing.

  • To keep the fries warm while cooking in batches, place the cooked fries on a baking sheet in a warm oven until ready to serve.

Interesting Alterations You May Want to Try

  • After cooking, sprinkle the fries with grated Parmesan cheese and chopped fresh parsley for a gourmet touch.

  • For spicy fries, mix chili powder or cayenne pepper into your seasoning blend before tossing with the fries.

  • Create a loaded fries dish by topping the cooked crinkle cut fries with cheese sauce, bacon bits, chopped green onions, and a dollop of sour cream.

Key Takeaways and Calories

  • Crispy Air Fryer Crinkle Cut Fries are a simple, delicious way to enjoy a classic side dish with less oil and fat compared to deep frying, thanks to the air fryer.

  • This method ensures the fries are evenly cooked and perfectly crispy, making them a hit for any occasion.

  • A serving of these air fryer crinkle cut fries, without additional toppings, is approximately 150-200 calories, offering a guilt-free option to satisfy your cravings.


The Crispy Air Fryer Crinkle Cut Fries recipe is a testament to the convenience and versatility of air frying, allowing you to prepare a beloved snack or side dish in a healthier way.

With just a few simple steps, you can achieve fries that are as satisfyingly crispy as they are flavorful, making them a perfect addition to any meal or a delightful snack on their own.

Whether you're a fan of classic flavors or like to experiment with seasonings, these air fryer crinkle cut fries are sure to please everyone at the table.



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