Air fryers are certainly nifty little machines. You can cook your food in a much healthier way than traditional frying, and you don’t always even need to spray a little oil.
Golden deep-fried delicious with none of the guilt? Yes, please!
And an air fryer with rotisserie is even better. You can roast your Thanksgiving turkey easy, with even cooking and heating all the way through. I like mine cooked to perfection.
And they’re perfect for cooking fries. Without a rotisserie, you’d have to stop everything you’re doing and give the fries a shake halfway through. But with a rotisserie in place, the heating and crisping are done just right.
An air fryer with rotisserie is an investment in your health and your sustenance.
There are some great air fryers with rotisserie out there at the moment, and we’ve handpicked our top 5 favorites to show you.
Our reviews on those are coming up very shortly, and after that, we’ve also got a handy buying guide for you that goes through everything you might want to think about before you buy.
But that’s not all. We’ve then got another section for you where we answer some of your most frequently asked questions.
OUR TOP PICK
When we saw just how well this machine was selling, we just had to see what all the fuss was about - and we weren’t disappointed!
We were astounded when we saw that the Instant Vortex Plus had well over 28,500 individual customer reviews on Amazon, and when we saw that the average Amazon customer rating still came out at 4 and a half stars out of 5, we were even more impressed.
It comes from the makers of the famous Instant Pot, so of course, it was going to get plenty of marketing, and this explains the phenomenal sales.
Besides air frying and rotisserie, it can also bake, toast, broil and dehydrate - so versatile.
We love the One-step EvenCrisp Technology - it gets your food soo tender on the inside, but gets it nice and crisp on the outside. Perfect.
We also love that there’s no real pre-heating to worry about - the heat gets going straight away. And speaking of not having to worry, there’s protection from overheating too.
This beauty has a large 10-quart capacity. That’s big enough to roast an entire chicken.
Or alternatively, if different members of the family like different things, you can take advantage of the various included pans and trays, and cook several different items at the same time.
Speaking of included items, you get 2 perforated pans, a drip tray, and all the bits and pieces you need for rotisserie, including a rotisserie basket, should you want to make some fries or chicken nuggets.
And better yet, all these parts are completely dishwasher safe.
It’s also very easy to use. There’s a brightly lit touchscreen and several smart programs and cooking settings.
You simply select the cooking function you want and you can tweak the temperature and/or time as you please.
And you needn’t be intimated by how much this machine can do - there’s a user manual you can peruse beforehand that you can download from the Amazon page.
All this and available for a great price too. At the time of writing this article, the 10-quart version is priced at the same price as the 6-quart version - what a bargain.
- Massive bestseller
- Large 10-quart capacity
- Great well-established brand
- You can access the user manual before you buy
- Some customers have reported that there’s a plastic or chemical smell when the product first arrives
Customers have been buying this air fryer in their thousands. And better yet, the feedback has been really positive.
On the Amazon page for example, after well over 3000 individual customer ratings, the average customer rating comes out at an impressive 4 and a half stars out of a possible 5.
It couldn’t be easier to operate - all you have to do is, switch it on, touch the picture of the item you want to cook, then let it do its thing.
You can also choose to switch on a light or switch on the rotation function. Then you can press the plus or minus signs if you want to change the temperature or cooking time.
But you don’t have to take our word for it that it’s so easy to use, you can check out the user guide downloadable from the Amazon website.
While it looks fairly compact, this is deceptive. It has a large 10.6-quart capacity. It’s big enough to accommodate a whole chicken.
Or alternatively, you can use the included accessories to cook several food items at once.
You get 6 different accessories in with the price, and this includes some handy skewers. And they are all dishwasher safe. Plus you get a great little recipe book too.
It has a fast pre-heat, and the door is completely removable, so accessing your food when you’re ready is a breeze.
There’s an automatic shut-off facility to prevent overheating, so that’s one less thing to worry about.
Sometimes Amazon has deals on this machine. Worth a look.
- Large 10.6-quart capacity
- Super easy to use
- Removable door
- Great accessories
- The temperature is measured in Fahrenheit rather than Centigrade
This is a very smart and sleek looking machine. And compact too.
And while 6.3-quart might sound a lot smaller than the 10 plus quart machines we’ve shown you, it can accommodate two medium-sized pizzas at the same time.
Or alternatively, you can fit a whole chicken. So you can feed the whole family, no problem.
In addition to air frying and rotisserie, you can also bake, dehydrate, and reheat your food.
This is yet another machine for which you can download the user manual before you buy. Simply head over to the Amazon page (link provided) and scroll down until you see the link.
But you may not need it, the control panel is so intuitive.
The settings are represented in both pictures and words, and you simply tap the touchscreen when you want to adjust the temperature, the cooking time, or to simply switch on the rotate function or the light.
It has all the accessories you need, including a retrieval tool, AND they’re all dishwasher safe.
There’s an automatic shut-off to prevent overheating - a great safety feature. And there’s an integrated air filter, so you don’t have to worry about the cooking smells being overpowering.
Your purchase will also include access to Club Chefman, through which you can get tailor-made easy to follow recipes and tutorial videos.
Chefman is very confident in their product, as evidenced by the 1-year warranty they provide with this machine. If you’re not happy with it you get your money back, so you can buy it risk-free.
- Large 6.3-quart capacity
- You can access the user manual before you buy
- Access to Club Chefman
- 1-year warranty
- A small number of customers have had trouble with the touchscreen
Now, this beauty may look more like a toaster oven than anything else, but we can assure you that it’s also an air fryer with rotisserie.
And if you haven’t guessed already, it can do more besides. The full list of 12 presets includes: bake, broil, cookies, toast, pizza, pizza, bagels, air fry, rotisserie, ferment, dehydrate, and keep warm (and breathe).
So it’s quite a versatile little machine. Great for those who like to try new ways of cooking.
And the accessories are also quite varied - there’s a fried food basket, a wire rack, a crumb tray, a food tray, a rotisserie fork set, and a rotisserie handle. And you get a recipe book, complete with a whopping 100 recipes.
But what we really love about it is the extra-large capacity, which comes in at a whopping 32-quart. You may even be able to get a small turkey in there for Thanksgiving.
There’s a very intuitive control panel, with a list of all the different functions on the side that light up when selected, and one dial to change the function, and a second dial to adjust the time and/or the temperature.
There are a total of 5 heating elements in place, which goes to explain how it heats up so quickly.
We also like that it has a non-stick interior, which makes it easy to clean.
- The most versatile machine on our top 5 picks
- Extra-large 32-quart capacity
- Great accessories
- Very intuitive control panel
- Premium product at a premium price
- No rotisserie basket for your fries (you’ll have to use the included regular basket instead)
This particular air fryer with rotisserie comes endorsed by none other than Oprah Winfrey. And we feel that it deserves such recognition.
First off, we love the size. It has a 12.7-quart capacity. And as you can imagine, you can slide in trays to cook several meals or meal elements at once.
Alternatively, you can use the rotisserie and get a whole bird cooking, or a large number of fries for the whole family to enjoy.
In addition to using it as an air fryer and rotisserie, it also has a handy dehydrating function, which is great for use on pieces of fruit, and getting them to last far longer than their usual shelf life.
And that’s also because this beauty comes with a truly deluxe accessories kit, which includes a whopping 10 items. It even includes oven mitts, and there’s a good little recipe book included too.
And it’s very easy to use, with an intuitive interface and display. Everything’s clearly labeled and easy to read.
We also like that it has an automatic shut-off to prevent it from overheating.
We were also impressed with the warranty, which lasts for two years, rather than the usual one year warranty that some of its counterparts offer.
- Comes recommended by Oprah
- 10 piece deluxe accessories kit
- Can also be used to dehydrate food
- Long 2-year warranty
- Premium product at a premium price
Best Air Fryer With Rotisserie Buying Guide
As promised here’s your buying guide, to give you a quick run-through of everything you might want to think about before you buy.
The size of the machine should be the first thing you think about. You need it to be big enough to accommodate food for the entire family or household.
This is particularly important if you like to cook large joints of meat, or if you have picky eaters who want to eat something different from what the grown-ups are eating.
We were careful to include several large, family-size appliances in our top 5 picks, but if you’re looking for a particularly big one, then we recommend our number pick, the COSORI 12-in-1 Air Fryer.
Easy to operate
Air fryers with rotisserie typically have several different cooking functions, and this can be quite intimidating for less confident cooks. So we’re all for machines with an intuitive control panel.
And if you can, you should take a look at the machine’s user manual before you buy, say by downloading it from Amazon, that way you can be 100% confident about using it.
We recommend that you get yourself a machine that has a see-through door.
This way you can really keep an eye on your food as it cooks, to ensure that it doesn’t get overcooked or burned.
We are strong advocates of safety features.
And to that end, we recommend that you get yourself a machine with an automatic shut-off to prevent it from overheating.
You can expect your air fryer with rotisserie to cost at least $100. But, as we’ve said in our introduction, it’s an investment in your health and sustenance. Plus, with such a versatile piece of kit in your kitchen, it could even replace some of your other appliances.
Online retailers such as Amazon often have great deals on some of their best selling appliances. It’s certainly worth a look.
Easy to Clean
There’s nothing worse than having your kitchen appliance go moldy because it hasn’t been cleaned properly. That’s why we always recommend that you get appliances that are easy to clean.
And this goes for the accessories too, and if they are dishwasher, that’s ideal.
These days, you often find that a kitchen appliance can do a lot more than what you might at first imagine. For example, most of the machines in our top 5 picks, can also re-heat, bake, and rehydrate your food.
Or there’s one that goes a step further and can toast your food as well. That’s our number pick, the COSORI 12-in-1 Air Fryer.
Brand / Reputation / Customer Reviews
The products that are promoted the most, tend to be the ones that undergo the most scrutiny, since more customers are using them, and there’s more feedback to wade through.
And that’s the real reason why brand and reputation can be important when buying a new product.
In our top 5 picks, we were sure to include products from good, well-established brands.
To get a feel for what customers are saying about products you want to buy online, we always recommend looking at the big online retailers like Amazon. Sometimes they have thousands of reviews on just one item, which makes the average customer rating really meaningful.
Frequently Asked Questions
What is the best air fryer with rotisserie?
We’re going to level with you here, and say that is was quite hard to put our top 5 picks into an order of which ones we think are the best. But after much deliberation I’m happy to confirm that we think our number 1 pick, the is the best air fryer with rotisserie.
This is not just because it’s so popular, but also because it has a good size capacity, without taking up too much kitchen countertop space. And you can do lads more with it, like bake, toast, broil and dehydrate.
Plus, it’s easy to use and you can read the user manual before you buy. And it’s well priced to boot. Can’t fault it.
How do you power a rotisserie air fryer?
A rotisserie air fryer runs off your electricity.
What can you cook in an air fryer?
Air fryers are super popular for cooking loads of different fried foods, like fries, chicken nuggets and sausages. But cooking these items in an air fryer that also features a rotisserie function, you get superior even cooking of your food.
Many air fryers with rotisserie can also enable you to cook a whole chicken. The meat becomes nice and crispy on the outside, while lovely and tender on the inside.
Of course, there’s loads more you can cook in an air fryer, you should totally have a little Google.