Crispy and Quick, Guilt-free Air Fried Prosciutto-Wrapped Chicken With Roasted Squash

Prosciutto-wrapped chicken is a classic Italian dish that has been enjoyed for centuries. Prosciutto is a type of cured ham that is thinly sliced and often used in Italian cuisine. It adds a salty and savory flavor to the chicken, making it a popular choice for many dishes. Roasted squash is also a common side dish in Italian cuisine, and it pairs perfectly with the prosciutto-wrapped chicken in this recipe. By using an air fryer, you can cook the chicken and squash together quickly and easily, making this dish a great option for busy weeknights.

Air Fryer Prosciutto-Wrapped Chicken with Roasted Squash

Recipe by Tyson GregoryCourse: Main CourseCuisine: Italian
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This recipe combines the convenience of air frying with the delicious flavors of prosciutto-wrapped chicken and roasted squash. It’s a perfect weeknight dinner option that is both tasty and healthy.


  • 4 chicken breasts

  • 4 slices of prosciutto

  • 1 medium squash

  • 2 tablespoons olive oil

  • Salt and pepper


  • Preheat your air fryer to 375°F.
  • Season the chicken breasts with salt and pepper.
  • Lay a slice of prosciutto on top of each chicken breast.
  • Roll the chicken and prosciutto together, securing with toothpicks if needed.
  • Place the chicken in the air fryer basket and cook for 10 minutes.
  • Flip the chicken and cook for an additional 10 minutes.
  • While the chicken is cooking, prepare the squash by cutting it into small cubes.
  • Toss the squash cubes with olive oil, salt, and pepper.
  • After the chicken has cooked for a total of 20 minutes, add the squash to the air fryer basket.
  • Cook for an additional 10 minutes, or until the chicken is cooked through and the squash is tender.
  • Serve the chicken and squash together for a delicious and easy meal.


  • Be sure to check the chicken for doneness before serving.
  • If your air fryer is small, you may need to cook the chicken and squash in batches.

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