Sesame Ginger Chicken

  • Prep 10 mins
  • Total 30 mins
  • Easy
  • Serves 3

This Sesame Ginger Chicken cooks up so quickly and easily in the Ninja® Foodi® 2 Basket Air Fryer. You can make crispy green beans at the same time, so this meal is ready in a flash! Add some steamed rice and your dinner table is set.

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  • 4oz Green Beans
  • 1 tablespoon Canola Oil
  • 1 package Perdue Boneless Skinless Chicken Breasts
  • 1/3 Cup Prepared Sesame Ginger Sauce
  • Kosher Salt
  • Black Pepper


  • Medium Bowl
  • Silicone-Tipped Tongs
  • Step 1

    In a medium bowl, toss the green beans with oil and a pinch of salt and pepper.  

  • Step 2

    Install a crisper plate in both baskets. Place green beans in Zone 1 basket, then insert basket in unit. Place chicken breasts in the Zone 2 basket, then insert basket in unit.  

  • Step 3

    Select Zone 1, select AIRFRY, set temperature to 390°F, and set time to 10 minutes. Select Zone 2, select AIR FRY, set temperature to 390°F, and set time to 18 minutes. Select SMART FINISH. Press the START/PAUSE button to begin cooking. 

  • Step 4

    When Zone 2 time reaches 9 minutes, press START/PAUSE to pause the unit. Remove the basket and toss the chicken in sesame ginger sauce. Reinsert basket in unit and press START/PAUSE to resume cooking. 

  • Step 5

    When cooking is complete, serve the chicken breasts and green beans immediately.