Ninja Foodi & Air Fryer Bacon Wrapped Hot Dogs
Step out of the box the next time you serve hot dogs up for dinner. These Ninja Foodi and Air Fryer Bacon Wrapped Hot Dogs will blow your mind. Juicy, flavorful hot dogs to serve your family or friends!
Skip the grill and use your Air Fryer or Ninja Foodi to make these delicious bacon wrapped hot dogs. Best of all, they are so simple to make.
Air Fryer Bacon Wrapped Hot Dogs
Now if you have a Ninja Foodi or Air Fryer this recipe will work. The crisping lid on the Foodi acts as an Air Fryer to give you that incredible flavor and texture.
Ways to Serve Bacon Wrapped Hot Dogs
- Serve on a bun with your favorite hot dog toppings
- Go naked and skip the bun for lower carbs
- Pair with Garlic fries or salty chips
- Serve next to a frosted beer or glass of moonshine
These Air Fryer Hot Dogs are versatile and you can pair with any of your favorite sides.
Why Cook Hot Dogs Wrapped in Bacon In Air Fryer
I love cooking my hot dogs wrapped in bacon in the Air Fryer or Ninja because it cooks the bacon up to a crunchy crisp texture, and gives the hot dogs that grill texture and taste.
Tip for Making Bacon Wrapped Hot Dogs
Whether you cook these in the Fryer or Foodi make sure you don’t over-stuff the basket. These hot dogs need space around them for an even cook. If your overlap or touch hot dogs the bacon in those areas could be less done than other areas.
So if you need to batch cook. Having room for air to circulate all around each hot dog is a must.
Best Way To Store Leftover Wrapped Hot Dogs
Place any leftover bacon wrapped hot dogs in the fridge and store for up to three days. These hot dogs are best when consumed fresh, but you can store in fridge,
How to Reheat Bacon Wrapped Hot Dogs
You can warm these hot dogs up in the microwave or even in a skillet. Just heat until they are cooked all the way through.
How Does Bacon Stay On Wrapped Hot Dogs
You will use toothpicks to secure the bacon onto the hot dogs. So as it cooks it will stay wrapped around your hot dogs. If you don’t secure bacon it will come loose and unravel.
Can I Use Turkey Bacon in Replace of Regular Bacon
I have not tried this method, but I think it could work. You would just want to watch the bacon to ensure it doesn’t overcook. I am assuming the turkey bacon would cook faster than regular bacon so just monitor it.
Our family loved these for dinner and I know I will be making these over and over again this summer. The bacon wrapped hot dogs are quick to prep, easy to cook and make a super easy weeknight dinner option for when you don’t have a ton of time!
Have you tried bacon wrapped hot dogs in the Air Fryer or Ninja Foodi?
- 6 Hot Dogs
- 6 slices of bacon
- Wrap each hot dog with a slice of bacon. Rolling from one end to the other.
- Place wrapped hot dogs in crisper basket/air fryer.
- Air crisp at 390 degrees for 10-12 minutes. Turning once in the middle of cooking.
- Keep it Keto or Weight Watchers friendly by not having the bun.
Amount Per Serving: Calories: 208 Total Fat: 18g Saturated Fat: 7g Trans Fat: 0g Unsaturated Fat: 9g Cholesterol: 39mg Sodium: 603mg Carbohydrates: 1g Fiber: 0g Sugar: 1g Protein: 10g