Chat with the air fryer: the basic recipe and the tastiest variations

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Let's find out how to prepare the basic recipe of the chatter with the air fryer and some more delicious variations


The chiacchiere are one of the Carnival sweets par excellence, also known as cenci, frappe or crostoli according to regional traditions. Certainly excellent but quite heavy, since they are normally fried, unless you decide to cook them with an air fryer, which makes them much lighter and healthier.

Here then is basic recipe of chat with the air fryer and some delicacies variants.


Chatting with the air fryer: the basic recipe

Preparing the chat with the air fryer is really simple and the result is certainly appetizing even if it is decidedly lighter and healthier than the fried version.

In her video, Veronica's cook & more explains step by step how to prepare them and what ingredients we need.


  • 50 gr of oil
  • 3 eggs
  • 1/2 sachet of baking powder
  • 70 grams of sugar
  • 1 glass of wine
  • 500 00 grams of flour
  • seed oil
  • powdered sugar to taste


  • Add the yeast to the sifted flour and pour it into the mixer. Then add oil, eggs and a glass of wine, working the ingredients until you get a smooth and elastic dough.
  • Wrap the ball in plastic wrap and leave it in the fridge for about thirty minutes.
  • Now divide the dough into pieces and roll it out well with a rolling pin. Then make strips using a scalloped-cut wheel.
  • Brush the strips with seed oil and place them in the air fryer, cooking them at 200 ° for 5 minutes. The drawer air fryer must be preheated for at least 2-3 minutes. The double resistance one requires cooking at 200 ° for 5/6 minutes.

Small talk with the air fryer: tasty variations

Le Chatter can they also be prepared in other ways? The answer is affirmative, in fact there are tasty variations that include the addition, in the base mixture, of citrus fruits, spices, honey. Not to mention the great vegan version. Here is a selection.

Vegan chat


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The recipe proposed by the cooking blog "The green spoon" is the ideal alternative for vegans. To prepare the vegan chat you need 200 g of 00 flour, 1 tablespoon of sugar, lemon zest, 60 ml of white wine (which helps to make them crunchy), 20 ml of water, yeast, 50 g of margarine. Find the complete recipe with the various steps here.

If you want to cook them with the air fryer, preheat it for at least 2 minutes and lay the chatter on it, cooking them at 200 ° for 5 minutes. They must be golden and crunchy, if they are not, leave them for a few more minutes, being careful not to burn them.

Spicy chatter


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If you love the flavor of spices, you can try flavoring the powdered sugar with a pinch of cinnamon and a pinch of ground nutmeg.

Honey talk


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Do you like honey? You can add it directly to the dough following the delicious recipe from the DolciProgetti blog. You will need 200 g of flour 00, 60 g of acacia honey, 1 sachet of vanilla, 1 g of baking powder, 1 pinch of salt, 1 egg, 1 tablespoon of margarine, 1 tablespoon of rum liqueur, grated rind of one orange, powdered sugar. Here you will find the complete recipe.

If instead of frying them in oil, you want to use the air fryer, lay the chiacchiere and cook them at 200 ° for at least 5 minutes.

Chatter with citrus fruits


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For a citrus flavor, add grated lemon, orange and lime zest directly to the chiacchiere mixture.

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