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Still on the fence about air fryers? This 'excellent' trending pick may convince you

According to reviewers, this air fryer is perfect for cooking up chicken, veggies and more.

The COSORI Air Fryer 4 Qt is trending on Amazon. Image via Amazon.
The COSORI Air Fryer 4 Qt is trending on Amazon. Image via Amazon.

As at-home chefs, busy parents and certified foodies well know, there’s nothing better than a good time-saving hack — especially in the kitchen. Luckily, an air fryer is one underrated kitchen appliance that not only creates delicious meals in minutes, it also significantly cuts down on the need for oil and fat while you’re cooking.

For anyone who is curious about the latest must-have kitchen appliance, the COSORI Lite 4.0-Quart Smart Air Fryer is trending right now on Amazon Canada — earning it the top spot among the site's list of Movers & Shakers products.

This trending air fryer is winning over Amazon shoppers. 

$130 at Amazon

How does it work?

Perfect for busy families, air fryers typically cook food faster than a conventional oven, heating up in as little as five minutes. This Cosori air fryer uses up to 97 per cent less fat than a regular deep fryer, making it the perfect appliance for health-conscious chefs.

You can choose between manual or mobile control, as this air fryer connects to your phone through the VeSync app. An automatic Shake Reminder lets you know when to shake or flip halfway through cooking, while smart notifications also keep you updated on meal progress.

For quick cooking, this air fryer has five preset time and temperature settings for commonly cooked foods: chicken, bacon, fries, veggies and steak.

'Excellent air fryer'

Beloved for its ease of use and value for money, Amazon Canada shoppers can’t get enough of this Cosori air fryer. It’s already earned an impressive 4.6-star rating from a whopping 35,000 customer reviews and counting, so it’s easy to see why chefs everywhere are loving this handy appliance.

This trending air fryer is winning over Amazon shoppers. 

$130 at Amazon

According to reviewers, the 4-quart air fryer is "perfect for 1-2 people if cooking meat," but also works well for making sides like french fries for the whole family.

Others were impressed that this air fryer is also a great option to keep noise levels down. It's "quieter than our microwave which was a surprise," shared one reviewer.

It also "heats up very fast and cooks evenly."

Reviewers have cautioned that since this machine is large and requires a fair bit of air flow, you'll want to ensure that you have enough counter space so that the machine doesn't overheat when in use.

Reviewers have cautioned that while this air fryer works well to cook a variety of foods, it "could be more durable." Some reviewers had issues with the handle breaking, so you may want to use extra care when removing the baskets.

The verdict

If you’re considering adding the COSORI Lite 4.0-Quart Smart Air Fryer to your own kitchen, shoppers agree that it's a convenient and quick way to cook your food. The addition of smart connectivity is also a handy feature that lets you step away from the kitchen without missing a thing. You'll just want to follow the reviewer advice and make sure not to use too much force on the handles.

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