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AIR FRYER Spinach Dip

Course: Dips
Cuisine: Air Fryer
Prep Time: 5 minutes
Cook Time: 40 minutes
Total Time: 45 minutes
Servings: 8 Servings
Calories: 356 kcal
Find a dip vessel to fit your air fryer basket or rack. One full batch will fit in a deeper 6.5”x3” baking dish. If your air fryer is too small or you only have smaller shallow baking dishes, cook the dip in two batches. 

We love the handled cake barrel because it’s deep enough to fit the whole batch. The deeper the dish, the longer it may take for the dip to cook through. So stirring the dip halfway through helps ensure all the ingredients cook evenly without burning the top crust.



  • 8 oz. cream cheese , (1 pkg) softened
  • 1 cup packed frozen spinach , thawed and water squeezed out
  • 1 cup grated parmesan cheese
  • 1 cup mayonnaise
  • 1/3 cup chopped water chestnuts , drained
  • 1/2 cup minced onion
  • 1/4 teaspoon garlic powder
  • 1 teaspoon black pepper


  1. Spray the baking vessel *see head note about vessel choice*  with cooking spray or olive oil. Combine all ingredients together (cream cheese, spinach, parmesan, mayo, water chestnuts, onion, garlic powder, & black pepper) in a bowl. Mix to completely combine. Add the dip mixture into the baking vessel(s).
  2. Air Fry at 300°F for 35-40 minutes. After cooking for 20 minutes, stir the dip, and then continue cooking for 15-20 minutes or until golden brown.
  3. If cooking anything less than the full volume of dip, cook for less time and keep checking until it’s finished with a brown crust.

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