This recipe for the Best Damn Air Fryer Pork Chops is so juicy, tender and delicious, it’s sure to quickly become a favorite air fryer recipe. With a few simple ingredients, and only 12 minutes cook time, these air fryer pork chops are perfect for a tasty dinner any day of the week.
2 center-cut, bone-in pork chops, 1 ½ – 2 inches thick
2 tablespoons brown sugar
1 tablespoon paprika
1 ½ teaspoons salt
1 ½ teaspoons fresh ground black pepper
1 teaspoon ground mustard
½ teaspoon onion powder
¼ teaspoon garlic powder
1–2 tablespoons olive oil
Preheat air fryer to 400 degrees for 5 minutes
Rinse pork chops with cool water and pat dry completely with a paper towel.
In a small bowl, mix together all the dry ingredients.
Coat the pork chops with olive oil and rub in the mix. Rub it in well and liberally. Use almost all of the rub mix for the 2 pork chops.
Cook pork chops in air fryer at 400 degrees for 12 minutes, flipping pork chops over after 6 minutes.