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Air Fryer Nutella Pop Tarts


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These Air Fryer Nutella Pop Tarts are quick and easy to make, and they are sure to satisfy your sweet tooth. If you love Nutella then you are going to enjoy this homemade pastry.

If you love homemade breakfast recipes then this is the recipe for you. These Air Fryer Nutella Pop Tarts are so much better than store-bought and they are perfect for a quick and easy breakfast.

a stack of Air Fryer Nutella Pop Tarts with glaze and topped with chocolate sprinkle on a white plate

Air Fryer Nutella Pop Tarts

Nutella is a creamy chocolate hazelnut spread that is perfect for these pop tarts. It was invented in the 1960s and has been a favorite ever since.

Why I Love This Recipe

These Air Fryer Nutella Pop Tarts are not only quick and easy to make, but they are also delicious and satisfying.

  • Easy to make
  • Perfect for picky eaters
  • Looks beautiful on a plate
  • Fills the house with a delicious aroma

If you love air fryer breakfast recipes give this Air Fryer Toaster Strudel a try.

a stack of Air Fryer Nutella Pop Tarts with glaze and topped with chocolate sprinkle on a white plate with eggs, a rolling pin, mixing bowl and an air fryer in the background

Ingredients

These Air Fryer Nutella Pop Tarts require only a few simple ingredients, all of which are easy to find at your local grocery store. You will be so glad you made these homemade pop tarts!

  • pie crust
  • Nutella
  • vanilla
  • powdered sugar
  • milk
  • egg
  • chocolate sprinkles
Air Fryer Nutella Pop Tarts ingredients

Substitutions

Pie Crust: You can use store-bought pie crust or make your own. I like to make my own because it is easy and I can control the ingredients, but store-bought is fine too.

Extract: I used vanilla extract in the filling, but you could also use almond extract or even hazelnut extract.

Equipment Needed / Helpful Tools

You only need a few helpful kitchen tools to make these Air Fryer Nutella Pop Tarts.

How to Make Air Fryer Nutella Pop Tarts

These pop tarts come together in just a few simple steps, and they are well worth the effort. If you are looking for an easy and delicious homemade breakfast recipe, then this is the recipe for you.

Step 1: Mix together the wet ingredients

In a mixing bowl, mix the sugar, milk and vanilla. Set aside.

sugar, milk and vanilla in a metal mixing bowl next to an egg, nutella and chocolate sprinkles in white ramekins

Step 2: Roll out the pie crust

On a flat floured surface, roll out the pie crust and cut out 3″ x 4″ rectangles.

rolled out pie crust  next to nutella and an egg in ramekins on a wooden board

Step 3: Fill the pop tarts with Nutella

Two rectangles make one pop tart. Place 1-2 tablespoons of Nutella in the center of a rectangle and spread it out leaving a 1/4″ edge.

strips of pie crust next to nutella in a white ramekin and cut out squares of dough, next to a square dough topped with nutella, all on a wooden board

Step 4: Make an egg wash

In a cup or a bowl, beat the egg to create an egg wash.

Step 5: Seal the pop tarts

Wash the edge of the rectangle with the egg and place the top rectangle on. Press out the air and seal the edges. Using a fork or a crimper, crimp the edges of the pop tart.

strips of pie crust, nutella in a white ramekin, cut out squares of dough, dough filled with nutella,  a crimping tool, and an egg in a ramekin, all on a wooden board

Step 6: Egg wash the pop tarts

Brush the top of the pop tart with the egg wash and using a toothpick, poke air holes.

Step 7: Air Fry the pop tarts

Place tart in an oiled air fryer basket and cook on 350° for 6 minutes or until golden brown.

Nutella Pop Tart in an air fryer

Step 8: Frost and decorate the top

Let cool to room temp and then ice and sprinkle the tart.

overhead view of a stack of Air Fryer Nutella Pop Tarts with glaze and topped with chocolate sprinkle on a white plate

Variations / Options / Add-Ins

There are so many delicious ways you can vary this Air Fryer Nutella Pop Tart recipe. Here are a few of my favorite ideas:

Chocolate Chips: Add chocolate chips to the filling for an extra chocolaty treat.

Nut Butter: Try a different type of nut butter in the filling, such as almond butter or peanut butter.

Cinnamon Sugar: Sprinkle cinnamon sugar on the top of the pop tarts for a sweet and spicy treat.

a stack of Air Fryer Nutella Pop Tarts with glaze and topped with chocolate sprinkle on a white plate with eggs, a rolling pin, mixing bowl and an air fryer in the background

Tips

Here are a few helpful tips and tricks for making these Air Fryer Nutella Pop Tarts:

  • Do not overfill the pop tarts or they will be difficult to seal.
  • Use a fork or a crimper to seal the edges of the pop tarts.
  • If you don’t have an air fryer, you can bake these in a preheated 350° oven for 10-12 minutes.
  • Be sure to poke air holes in the top of the pop tarts or they will explode in the air fryer.

FAQs

Do you have questions about this Air Fryer Nutella Pop Tarts recipe? Here are the answers to the most commonly asked questions.

How to store

These Air Fryer Nutella Pop Tarts are best enjoyed fresh, but they can be stored in an airtight container at room temperature for up to 3 days.

How to reheat

To reheat in the air fryer: place the pop tart in the air fryer basket and cook at 350° for 2-3 minutes or until heated through.

How to freeze

These Air Fryer Nutella Pop Tarts can be frozen for up to 3 months. To freeze, place the pop tarts in a freezer-safe container or bag and store in the freezer.

a stack of Air Fryer Nutella Pop Tarts with glaze and topped with chocolate sprinkle on a white plate with eggs, a rolling pin, mixing bowl and an air fryer in the background

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Air Fryer Nutella Pop Tarts Recipe

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Air Fryer Nutella Pop Tarts

These Air Fryer Nutella Pop Tarts are so much better than store-bought and they are perfect for a quick and easy breakfast.
5 from 1 vote
Prep Time 1 hr
Cook Time 48 mins
Total Time 1 hr 48 mins
Course Breakfast
Cuisine American
Servings 12 Pop Tarts
Calories 432 kcal

Equipment

  • Large mixing bowl
  • Rolling Pin
  • Small bowl
  • Air Fryer

Ingredients
  

  • 2 pie crusts
  • 1 1/2 cups Nutella
  • 1/2 tablespoon vanilla
  • 2 cups powdered sugar
  • 2 tablespoons milk
  • 1 egg
  • 1/4 cup chocolate sprinkles

Instructions
 

  • In a mixing bowl, mix the sugar, milk and vanilla. Set aside.
  • On a flat floured surface, roll out the pie crust and cut out 3” x 4” rectangles.
  • Two rectangles make one pop tart. Place 1-2 tablespoons of Nutella in the center of a rectangle and spread it out leaving a 1/4” edge.
  • In a cup or a bowl, beat the egg to create an egg wash. Wash the edge of the rectangle with the egg and place top rectangle on. Press out the air and seal the edges. Using a fork or a crimper, crimp the edges of the pop tart.
  • Brush the top of the pop tart with the egg wash and using a toothpick, poke air holes.
  • Place tart in an oiled air fryer basket and cook on 350° for 6 minutes or until golden brown.
  • Let cool to room temp and then ice and sprinkle the tart.

Nutrition

Serving: 1Pop TartsCalories: 432kcalCarbohydrates: 60gProtein: 4gFat: 19gSaturated Fat: 13gPolyunsaturated Fat: 1gMonounsaturated Fat: 4gTrans Fat: 1gCholesterol: 14mgSodium: 138mgPotassium: 190mgFiber: 3gSugar: 43gVitamin A: 25IUCalcium: 51mgIron: 2mg
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