air fryer salmon bites made with honey mustard, hot sauce, and spices plated on a white plate with cilantro and lime garnish

Spicy Air Fryer Salmon Bites - Maximum Flavor, Minimum Effort

Looking for a delicious and easy way to cook salmon? This air fryer salmon recipe is for you! With just a few simple ingredients, you can have maximum flavor with minimum effort. Salmon is a healthy and versatile protein that can be air-fried in minutes. So get your hot sauce ready, and let's get cooking!


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You can easily double or triple this recipe if needed. This recipe is for 1 serving.


  • 1 (6-ounce) salmon filet
  • 1 tablespoon Honey mustard
  • 1 tablespoon Very Muy Rico hot sauce
  • 1 teaspoon garlic powder
  • ½ teaspoon onion powder
  • ½ teaspoon ground ancho chile
  • Salt and pepper to taste
  • Oil spray


  • Thaw salmon if needed and then pat your salmon dry with a paper towel.
  • Cut the salmon into 1 inch cubes and place into a large bowl. 
  • Add the mustard, hot sauce, and spices then mix it up until the salmon pieces are all covered well. 
  • Add salmon pieces to the air fryer and cook for 7 to 9 minutes on 400. You should be able to press on the top of the filet and feel a firmness.

Serve these salmon pieces with some lemon wedges and your favorite sauce if needed! We ate these straight no sauce it was an amazing experience :)

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