Sweet & Spicy Air Fryer Apricot Glazed Chicken Drumsticks
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Air Fryer Apricot Glazed Chicken Drumsticks

Air Fryer Apricot Glazed Chicken Drumsticks are a sweet and spicy dinner. Made with apricot preserves and Dijon mustard these are ready in under 1 hour.
Course dinner
Cuisine American
Keyword air fryer, chicken, drumsticks
Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 22 minutes
Total Time 37 minutes
Servings 2

Ingredients

FOR THE SWEET AND SPICY APRICOT GLAZE

  • ½ cup apricot preserves
  • 2 teaspoons Dijon mustard
  • 1/4 teaspoon chili powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon soy sauce

FOR THE CHICKEN

  • 4 to 6 chicken drumsticks
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • ½ teaspoon pepper
  • ½ teaspoon seasoned salt

Instructions

TO MAKE THE SWEET AND SPICY APRICOT GLAZE

  • Combine apricot preserves, mustard, chili powder, and soy sauce in a small saucepan and whisk to combine.
  • Heat over low until slightly thickened, about 5 to 10 minutes.
  • Remove from heat and set aside.

TO MAKE THE CHICKEN

  • Spray the chicken and the air fryer basket with olive oil.
  • Combine salt, pepper and seasoned salt in a small bowl.
  • Place chicken in air fryer basket and sprinkle with half of the seasoning mixture.
  • Cook at 370 degrees for 10 minutes.
  • Remove chicken and flip. Spray with more olive oil and sprinkle with remaining seasonings.
  • Place chicken back in the air fryer and cook an additional 10 minutes.
  • Remove chicken and brush with sauce and cook for another 2 minutes.