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spicy sesame air fryer green beans in a bowl

Spicy Sesame Air Fryer Green Beans

Transform frozen green beans into a flavorful side dish in 20 minutes.

Course Side Dish
Cuisine American
Keyword air fryer, green beans
Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 20 minutes
Servings 4 servings
Calories 100 kcal
Author Mason Woodruff


  • 1 lb Frozen Green Beans
  • 1 Tbsp (16mL) Chili Oil
  • 1 Tbsp (15mL) Soy Sauce
  • 1 Tbsp (12g) Swerve Brown or a brown sugar substitute
  • 2 Tbsp Sesame Seeds I used half black sesame seeds
  • 1/2 Tbsp (11g) Honey
  • 1 tsp Ground Ginger


  1. Air fry the frozen green beans at 400 for 10 minutes.

    frozen green beans in the air fryer basket
  2. While the green beans cook, mix the remaining ingredients in a large bowl.

    sesame seeds mixed with chili oil, honey, and brown sugar
  3. Add the green beans to the bowl and toss until evenly coated.

    green beans tossed in the sesame seed and oil mixture
  4. Transfer the green beans back to the air fryer basket at fry for another 10 minutes at 400.

    air fried green beans in a bowl

Recipe Notes

Each serving has 2 Smart Points.

Nutrition Facts
Spicy Sesame Air Fryer Green Beans
Amount Per Serving (50 g)
Calories 100 Calories from Fat 54
% Daily Value*
Fat 6g9%
Carbohydrates 13g4%
Protein 2g4%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.