Whole garlic cloves Olive oil Kosher salt Black pepper Thyme (optional)
Preheat air fryerSlice off top 1/4-1/2 inch of garlic head to expose the cloves. Place garlic in a piece of foil. Drizzle with olive oil and season with salt, pepper, and thyme. Wrap foil tightly around garlic head.
Place wrapped garlic in air fryer basket. Cook for 15 minutes with foil closed. Open foil and cook 4-5 more minutes until garlic is golden brown.
Remove garlic from air fryer and let cool slightly. Squeeze softened garlic cloves from their skins.