What’s the best way to reheat tamales?

A reliable alternative to steaming, reheating tamales in the oven is a simple, quick method. Preheat your oven to 425°, and wrap each tamale tightly in a few layers of aluminum foil, making sure there is no air. Place them in the oven for 20 minutes, turning them over at the halfway mark.

How long do you put tamales in the air fryer?

  1. Preheat Air Fryer to 325.
  2. Lightly spritz oil onto the tamales (keeps them from drying out)
  3. Air Fry the tamales for 22-24 minutes at 325 degrees, flipping over half way through cooking.
  4. Plate and enjoy!

Can you air fry tamales?

Put your frozen tamales directly into the air fryer basket/rack without overfilling. The hot air from the air fryer will help warm them up. Set the temperature at 375ºF (190ºC), cook for 10-12 minutes. Retire the tamales from the air fryer, serve them, and then open their wrappers.

How do you reheat steamed tamales?

For steaming, remove tamales from bag, and place in a hot steamer for 15-20 minutes from a thawed state (5-10 minutes more if frozen). For oven baking, preheat oven to 325. Remove tamales from bag, wrap in foil, and place them on sheet pan. Bake 15-20 minutes if thawed, and 20-25 if frozen.