Churro Bites Recipe

Easy Air Fryer Churro Recipe

Baked Churro Bites are very close to deep fried churros. This air fryer churro recipe is easy to make. They are very tasty and delicious. My kids usually have them on the weekend for their snack.  I am always appreciated whenever I make this air fryer churro recipe. My friends asked me to share this Churro bites recipe with them. Now I want to share this decadent dessert with you.

Air Fryer Churro Recipe Ingredients

For this delicious air fryer churro recipe you need some water and cooking spray. You also need melted butter. For sweetness you need brown sugar. To make it flavorful, vanilla extract, cinnamon and salt are added. Moreover, all-purpose flour and eggs are also required.

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What is Churro filling made of

Churro filling is made of dulce de leche or Mexican cajeta. Inside each churro you need to make a hole with a wooden skewer. Fill the churros with the help of a piping bag.

Are Baked Churro meant to be eaten Hot or Cold

Air fryer churros are actually a Spanish dessert. They are typically served hot but many people wonder if these churro bites can be eaten cold as well. Yes, these churro bites can be eaten cold but it may not taste as good.

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Baked Churro bites have what flavor

Churro bites are coated with cinnamon and sugar. They are filled with caramel, chocolate or other flavored sauces.

Is Churro bites a snack or dessert

Baked churro bites are a popular Spanish dessert. They are made with choux pastry. Moreover, they are fried in hot oil and coated with cinnamon sugar.

Churro Bites Recipe

Churro Bites

These baked churro bites are served with hot chocolate. It is made with few ingredients. They are not that crispy and crusty but are very flavorful. I hope you will give it a try soon. Enjoy.
Prep Time 30 minutes
Cook Time 40 minutes
Cool Time: 10 minutes
Total Time 1 hour 20 minutes
Course Dessert
Cuisine American
Servings 30
Calories 60 kcal


  • 1 1/4 cups water
  • 5 tablespoons cold unsalted butter
  • 2 packed tablespoons brown sugar
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1 1/4 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 2 large eggs
  • 2 tablespoons melted butter
  • cooking spray

Cinnamon Sugar:

  • 1/3 cup white sugar
  • 1 tablespoon cinnamon
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt


  • Firstly, in a saucepan combine water, butter, brown sugar, and salt on medium heat. Add flour and cook until it is soft, sticky dough forms, about 5 minutes.
  • Continue cooking for 1 minute more until some is reabsorbed by the dough.
  • Next, transfer the mixture to a bowl and let it cool for 10 minutes.
  • After that, add in eggs and vanilla extract and mix with the spatula.
  • Moreover, preheat the oven to 425-degree F. line baking sheets with parchment paper.
  • Meanwhile, transfer the dough in a pastry bag. Pipe out the prepared baking sheets. Pipe 14-15 onto each baking sheet.
  • Once they are piped, spray the top of the churros with vegetable oil.
  • After all, bake in the preheated oven until these baked churro bites are puffed and their edges are browned, for 20-25 minutes.
  • Lastly, remove them from the oven and brush them lightly with melted butter. Toss to coat these churro bites with cinnamon sugar.
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Why do people eat Churros

There are many reasons that people like this baked churro bites. Firstly, they are relatively inexpensive. Secondly, they are easy to make. You can also check more Desserts Rescipes.

How long do Baked Churro last

If baked churros are stored at room temperature, then it can sit out for two days. In the refrigerator it will remain fresh for a few days after that it will stale. Before serving, reheat it in the oven for 5-8 minutes. It is better to enjoy them fresh and warm.

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