Air Fried Royal Asia Panko Calamari With Sriracha Aioli

Calamari, also known as squid, has been a popular seafood dish in many cultures for centuries. In Asian cuisine, it is often served as a crispy appetizer or snack. Panko breadcrumbs, a Japanese style of breadcrumbs, add an extra crunch to the dish. The addition of sriracha aioli, a spicy mayonnaise-based sauce, gives the dish a modern twist and adds a kick of flavor.

Air Fried Royal Asia Panko Calamari with Sriracha Aioli

Recipe by Tyson GregoryCourse: AppetizerCuisine: Asian
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Crispy and flavorful calamari coated in panko breadcrumbs and served with a spicy sriracha aioli sauce.


  • 1/2 cup panko breadcrumbs

  • 1/4 cup all-purpose flour

  • 1 tsp garlic powder

  • 1 tsp onion powder

  • 1/2 tsp salt

  • 1 egg

  • 1 lb calamari rings

  • 1/4 cup mayonnaise

  • 1 tbsp sriracha sauce

  • 1 tsp lime juice


  • Preheat your air fryer to 400°F.
  • In a small bowl, mix together 1/2 cup of panko breadcrumbs, 1/4 cup of all-purpose flour, 1 tsp of garlic powder, 1 tsp of onion powder, and 1/2 tsp of salt.
  • In a separate bowl, beat 1 egg.
  • Dip the calamari rings into the beaten egg, then coat them in the panko mixture.
  • Place the coated calamari rings in a single layer in the air fryer basket.
  • Cook for 8-10 minutes, flipping halfway through, until the calamari is golden brown and crispy.
  • While the calamari is cooking, make the sriracha aioli by mixing together 1/4 cup of mayonnaise, 1 tbsp of sriracha sauce, and 1 tsp of lime juice.
  • Serve the air fried calamari with the sriracha aioli on the side for dipping.
  • Enjoy your delicious Royal Asia Panko Calamari with Sriracha Aioli!


  • Make sure to preheat your air fryer before cooking.
  • You can use frozen calamari rings, just make sure to thaw them before cooking.
  • For a healthier option, you can use whole wheat flour and panko breadcrumbs.
  • Adjust the amount of sriracha sauce in the aioli to your desired level of spiciness.
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