We want to see recipes for fried food! Share your favorite fried or air-fried foods for a chance to win a $300 gift card. 

There is a special Judges' Prize for the best Air Fryer recipe! 

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The Fried Food Challenge is closed.

Grand Prize


Judges' Prize: Air Fryer

20 Prizes

Grand Prize

One Grand Prize Winner will receive:

  • $300 Amazon Gift Card

Judges' Prize: Air Fryer

One Judges' Prize Winner for Best Air Fryer Recipe will receive:

  • $200 Amazon Gift Card

First Prize

Three First Prize Winners will receive:

  • $200 Amazon Gift Card

Second Prize

Five Second Prize Winners will receive:

  • $100 Amazon Gift Card

Runner Up

Ten Runner Up Prize Winners will receive:

  • $50 Digital Gift Card
How It Works

Write an Instructable

Create a new Instructable that fits the guidelines outlined in the contest description above. To be eligible, Instructables must be published between Aug 29, 2022 and Sep 26, 2022 (11:59pm PT).


Upon publishing your Instructable you'll see checkboxes for open contests. Select Fried Food Challenge. If you have entries currently eligible for entry, it will also show up by clicking "Enter this Contest" on the right side of this page.


Entries are accepted by Instructables staff within one business day Monday - Friday. What matters is the submission time, not acceptance time.


A panel of judges made up of Instructables staff and respected members of the community rate the finalists. The averages of the ratings determine the winners.


When the winners are decided they will be notified and announced here on the contest page.