Airfryer Tenderstem Broccoli with a Sesame Tahini Dressing

Air fryer Tenderstem Broccoli with a Sesame Tahini Dressing

Dressed broccoli makes a great side dish, try this air fried version for a crispy yet tender texture. The tangy dressing pairs really well with it.

Cooking method:

  • Prep Time: 5 mins
  • Total time: 12 mins


  • 200g tenderstem broccoli
  • Garlic infused olive oil (or regular)
  • 2 tbsp tahini
  • 1 tbsp sesame oil
  • Juice of 1 lemon
  • ½ tbsp tamari
  • Pinch of salt        


Step 1
Drizzle or brush the tenderstem broccoli with the olive oil

Step 2
Place it in the air fryer basket
Step 3
Air fry for 7 minutes at 200°c
Step 4
While cooking, prepare the dressing
Step 5
Stir together the tahini, sesame oil, tamari, lemon juice, salt and 1 tbsp of warm water until thickened
Step 6
Serve the broccoli with the tahini dressing drizzled over
Step 7
OPTIONAL: top with black sesame seeds and chopped red chilli or chilli flakes