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Chicken Wings: A Versatile, Household Favorite
Whether you are cooking an appetizer for a Super Bowl party, a snack for the weekend, or dinner for your family, chicken wings are an easy and versatile dish that can make you a ton of fans. In addition to being simple and inexpensive, one great thing about chicken wings is that there are so many different ways to cook them.
Most people are familiar with fried chicken wings or Buffalo wings, but there are also recipes for Teriyaki-style wings and baked wings that are worth mentioning. Whether you are an experienced chef or curious food-lover, the following chicken wing recipes are sure to please.
Additional Chicken Wing Recipes
1. Fried Chicken Wings
Fried chicken wings are probably the most common variation, but still pack some of the best flavor. Surprisingly enough, there are numerous ways to prepare fried wings so no one recipe is the same.
The common tie between most recipes is that the chicken is coated in a seasoned flour mixture before being placed in some sort of cooking oil (vegetable, peanut, canola, or corn oil usually). The seasonings used in the flour mixture can be as different as colors on the rainbow, but that is what makes fried chicken so fun!
For those that have health concerns, there are also recipes for oven-fried chicken that eliminate the need to use cooking oil.
Buttermilk Fried Chicken
Fried Chicken Wings Recipes
- Southern Fried Chicken Recipe by Paula Deen
Food Network invites you to try this Southern Fried Chicken recipe from Paula Deen.
- Crispy Fried Chicken Wings Recipe
Chicken wings marinate in buttermilk before being pressed into a cayenne-, garlic-, and thyme-spiked cracker breading and fried to a crispy, golden brown.
2. Buffalo Wings
It should be obvious, but Buffalo Wings (also known as hot wings) were first made in Buffalo, New York. Many people have credited the Anchor Bar of being the birthplace of Buffalo Wings.
The traditional Buffalo Wing is made up of chicken wings that have been deep-fried and then tossed in a sauce made up of butter and hot sauce usually made of cayenne pepper. In most cases, people deep-fry the wings first without a flour coating, but there are some varieties in which people add hot spices and seasonings to the wings prior to deep-frying them.
Buffalo Wings Recipes
- Real Anchor Bar Buffalo Wings Recipe | CDKitchen
A 5-star recipe for Real Anchor Bar Buffalo Wings containing chicken wing, hot sauce, margarine, white vinegar, celery seed, cayenne pepper, red pepper and garlic salt.
- Buffalo Wings Recipe | Simply Recipes
Buffalo wings recipe, chicken wings marinated in a spicy sauce, broiled, served with blue cheese sauce.
3. Greek Chicken Wings
- Greek Chicken Wings W Cucumber Feta Sauce Recipe - Food.com
Greek stlye chicken wings. A pleasant change from Buffalo wings, and a great tasting cucumber sauce as well.
4. Teriyaki Chicken Wings
5. Barbecue Chicken Wings
6. Thai Chicken Wings
- Grilled Spicy Thai Chicken Wings Recipe from Betty Crocker
Oyster sauce, garlic, chili sauce and cilantro "Thai" up the spicy flavor in these grilled wings.
- Sweet Thai Chili Chicken Wings at Life's Ambrosia
Since we can all use a new way to make chicken wings, here is a sweet and spicy version.
7. Lemon Pepper Chicken Wings
8. Jerk Chicken Wings
- Caribbean Recipes - Jamaican Grilled Chicken Wings
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- Jerk Chicken Wings Recipe
Jerk chicken wings are perfect for summer grilling and make a great appetizer for parties. This is not a wing sauce but rather a marinade.
9. Hawaiian Chicken Wings
10. Honey Mustard Chicken Wings
- Honey-Mustard Chicken Wings Recipe
Great, easy to prepare recipe for finger food at any sports party or get together.
- Honey Mustard Glazed Chicken Wings | WholeFoodsMarket.com
This appetizer of chicken wings baked and glazed with a simple honey-mustard sauce comes together easily. Be sure to bake until the chicken skin is crisp and deep golden brown.