Chicken Wing Recipes

Favorite Recipes For Great Tasting Chicken Wings

Sesame Wings
Recipe: Sesame Chicken Wings. Photo: Diana Rattray

Chicken wings make a great snack for game day parties or tailgating, but they also make a terrific everyday main dish. If you serve chicken wings as an entree, add fries or roasted potatoes and your favorite vegetable salad. Slaw or broccoli salad are great options!

Try one of these recipes the next time your family asks for chicken wings.


  1. Honey Garlic Chicken Wings
    Serve these great tasting chicken wings with a mustard dip or purchased sweet and sour sauce, or boil the marinade and use it for dipping. These are great wings to serve as a party snack, or serve as part of a family meal.


  1. Spicy Cajun Style Chicken Wings
    Cajun style spices, garlic, lemon juice, and a simple honey glaze flavor these delicious spicy wings. The wings are marinated for 4 hours, so plan accordingly.


  2. Saucy Jack Daniel's Barbecue Chicken Drumettes
    A great-tasting, homemade spicy Jack Daniel's barbecue sauce flavors these great-tasting baked chicken drumettes. I used Sriracha sauce to add nice heat to the sauce, but cayenne pepper, a chili garlic paste or another hot sauce could be used. Just taste as you add for heat level.


  3. Sesame Chicken Wings
    These flavorful wings are marinated in an Asian style sauce then baked to perfection. Serve with a sprinkling of sesame seeds or sliced green onions for a fabulous snack or main dish.


  4. Baked Buffalo Wings
    These baked Buffalo wings are delicious with the blue cheese dip, or use a blue cheese dressing or ranch dressing. To make hotter wings, add more Tabasco to the sauce.


  1. Hot and Spicy Chicken Drumettes
    These spicy, great tasting chicken drumettes are perfect for parties, tailgating, picnics, and family meals. Baking makes them a little lighter than the deep fried versions. Feel free to use trimmed, cut-up chicken wings in this recipe.


  2. Cajun Chicken Wings
    Terri's delicious chicken wings are made with lots of Tabasco, peppers, and butter. They're marinated then baked until golden brown. Make these wings to serve with your favorite dips at any party or gathering.


  1. Maple Chicken Wings
    Maple syrup, garlic, soy sauce, and teriyaki sauce flavor these delicious chicken wings. They're easy to prepare and bake, and need no advance preparation.


  2. Spicy Glazed Chicken Wings
    These tasty wings are made with a soy sauce, sherry, and spice glaze. The wings are marinated for 3 hours before baking.


  3. Broiled Barbecued Chicken Wings
    These easy chicken wings are made with a homemade barbecue sauce mixture, and they make a great meal or snack for a family. Feel free to double or triple the recipe for a holiday appetizer or game day snack for a bigger crowd.


  4. Spicy Chicken Wings in Barbecue Sauce
    These delicious wings are cooked in the slow cooker with honey and your favorite barbecue sauce, along with Tabasco and other seasonings. This recipe makes about 30 pieces, and it's easily doubled for a party.


  5. Linda's Crockpot Chicken Wings
    Ginger, garlic, honey, and soy sauce make up the sauce for these easy slow cooker wings.


  6. Barbecued Chicken Wings
    These delicious baked chicken wings are made with a brown sugar sauce made with the addition of lemon juice and soy sauce. Plan to marinate the wings for about an hour before cooking.
  7. Sriracha Chicken Wings
    Sriracha sauce jazzes up the sauce for these spicy wings. The wings are marinated for about an hour before they're baked to perfection.

  1. Spicy Peanut Chicken Wings Recipe
    These great-tasting wings are tossed in a spicy Asian-inspired peanut sauce, then they're served with more sauce on the side for dipping.  A spicy chili garlic paste or sambal provides the heat in the delicious sauce.

Sauces and Dips for Wings

Remoulade Sauce
This sauce makes a delicious topping for burgers, or use as a dip for wings, fried fish, or chicken nuggets.

Chipotle Mayonnaise
Use this flavorful spicy chipotle mayonnaise as a dip for chicken or fish or as a sandwich or burger spread. It's quick and easy to prepare, with a few chipotle chiles in adobo sauce, mayonnaise, and other ingredients and seasonings.

Creole Mayonnaise
This sauce, made with mayonnaise, Creole mustard, and Cajun seasonings, makes a great dip for Cajun style chicken wings.

Blue Cheese Dip
This is the perfect dip for Buffalo wings, made with mayonnaise, blue cheese, lemon juice, sour cream, and seasonings.

Mustard-Mayo Dip
This simple, tasty dip is made with mayonnaise, dillweed, and mustard.