Chicken Wings

Hubby and I were planning on spending the evening watching NFL. And he had been craving chicken wings for a while. He ordered some last weekend and wasn’t impressed, so he was still looking to satisfy that craving. We trekked out in the 6″ of snow we got and headed to grab groceries for the week and decided to make chicken wings for dinner. The only thing missing was some cold beers!

I followed a recipe from Mrs Sac’s Purple Kitchen, except used a different sauce (those B-Dubs sauces are awesome though!)

Chicken wings – from Mrs Sac’s Purple Kitchen
2.5 lbs chicken wings, rinsed, dried, separated, and wings discarded
salt and pepper to taste
1/2 tbsp garlic powder – I didn’t measure, just sprinkled some on
3-4 tbsp butter, divided
about 2 tbsp vegetable oil
BBQ sauce – I used Nance’s hot wing sauce (hot for hubby and mild for me)

Preheat oven to 400 degrees. Coat a baking sheet with tin foil and non-stick spray.

Spread out wings on the baking sheet, drizzle a little vegetable oil over them and turn to coat. We just tossed the wings in a bowl with the olive oil, salt, pepper, and garlic powder.

Lightly season wings with salt, pepper, garlic powder on both sides. Put in the oven and bake for 20 minutes, turn over and baking for an additional 20 minutes.

Meanwhile, heat approximately 1 cup sauce and 3-4 tbsp butter in saucepan (separate if using different sauces). Heat till simmering and mixture is reduced.

Remove wings from oven. If there is a lot of liquid on the tin foil, drain off, or replace and spray with non-stick spray. Pour sauce on wings and turn to coat. Bake for an additional 10-15 minutes, sauce will become like a glaze. Enjoy with ranch, bleu cheese & celery sticks.

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6 Responses to “Chicken Noodle Soup”

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    Megan — January 6, 2011 at 5:53 pm

    I love homemade chicken soup. I just made it myself for the first time about a month ago. And then I ahd some in the freezer that I took out last week to eat while I was sick. It is the best thing when you’re sick.

    I’m one of those people who don’t add the noodles to the soup. 🙂

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    Blog is the New black — January 6, 2011 at 6:06 pm

    Such a classic! I always ruin mine with too much rice!

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    Fun and Fearless in Beantown — January 6, 2011 at 6:23 pm

    Nothing can make you feel better than homemade soup! Hope you and the hubby get well soon!

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    EliFla — January 6, 2011 at 7:35 pm

    Homemade soup are the best comfortfood then ever!!! Ciao Flavia

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    Stephanie — January 7, 2011 at 12:18 am

    Just made chicken soup this week for my sick hubby. I had fresh herbs on hand so the broth was extra tasty. Individual frozen soup is always my favorite brown bag lunch. Hope you feel better!

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    ann — January 7, 2011 at 1:20 am

    To me it may be the perfect food. It’s comfort in a bowl. Yours looks wonderful!

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