Air Fryer Bbq Bacon Wrapped Scallops 

These air fryer bbq bacon-wrapped scallops are the ultimate appetizer, snack, or dinner option.

Tender scallops wrapped in bacon then brushed with bbq sauce and air fried to perfection!


– scallops – bacon – bbq sauce – black pepper – lemon

Slice the bacon strips in half and place about 6 strips in the air fryer. Cook for 4 minutes at 400 degrees F.

While the bacon partially cooks in the air fryer, pat dry the scallops with a paper towel and remove any side muscles.

Squeeze lemon juice over the scallops and then wrap each scallop with a strip of partially cooked bacon and secure with a toothpick.

Place the bacon-wrapped scallops in the air fryer and then brush with bbq sauce and season with black pepper.

Tips and Recipe Variations

– Don’t coat the scallops in lemon juice ahead of time, otherwise, they will begin cooking. – Want to make this low carb and keto-friendly? Omit the bbq sauce.



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