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Fried Chicken Wings


Fried Chicken Wings


Fried chicken wings are an ever-popular dish known for their crispy exterior and juicy interior. Whether you’re making them for  game day, a casual get-together, or a cozy meal, mastering the art of making fried chicken wings can enrich your cooking skills. Here’s a detailed recipe to walk you through the process and ensure you get perfectly fried wings every time.



  • 2 pounds chicken wings, tips removed and wings cut into drums and patties
  • 1 tablespoon baking powder (NOT baking powder)
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground black pepper
  • 1 /2 teaspoon garlic powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon onion powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon paprika (optional for more flavor)



  • Vegetable oil, for frying


  • 1/2 cup hot sauce (e.g. Frank’s RedHot)
  • 1/4 cup unsalted butter
  • 1 tablespoon honey (optional for sweetness)
  • 1 teaspoon garlic powder




  1. Drying The Wings: The Pat chicken wings dry with paper towels.To achieve a crispy texture, it is important to remove moisture.
  2. Seasoning: In a large bowl, stir together baking powder, salt, pepper, garlic powder, onion powder and paprika. Add the wings and toss until evenly coated with the spice mixture.

3.Resting: Let the wings rest at room temperature for at least 20 minutes  or refrigerate for up to 24 hours. This process dries out the skin more, making it crispier when fried.



  1. Heat oil: Fill a deep fryer or large pot to about 2 inches deep with vegetable oil and heat to 375°F (190°C). Use a thermometer to ensure the oil is at the correct temperature.2. Batch frying: Fry the wings in batches to avoid overcrowding, which can lower the  temperature of the oil and make the wings less crispy. Cook each batch for about 8 to 10 minutes or until  golden brown and the internal temperature reaches 165°F (74°C).
  2. Drain: Using a slotted spoon, transfer the fried wings to a rack  over a baking sheet to drain excess oil.TO MAKE SAUCE (OPTIONAL):
  3. Combine ingredients: In a small saucepan, combine hot sauce, butter, honey (if using), and garlic powder. Cook over low heat and stir until  butter melts and  sauce is well blended.
  4. Turn the wings: Place the fried wings in a large bowl.Pour the sauce over the wings and toss until evenly coated.

 Serving Suggestions:

  • Serve the wings immediately after tossing them with the sauce. Serve with celery sticks, carrot sticks and blue cheese or ranch dressing for dipping.

 Tips for Perfectly Fried Chicken Wings:

  • Baking Powder: Using baking powder is a trick to make the skin crispier. Make sure it is free of aluminum to avoid a metallic taste.• Oil Temperature: Maintaining the correct oil temperature is critical. If he

If the temperature drops too much, the wings  absorb more oil and become greasy.

  • Cook in portions: Do not overload the deep fryer. Cooking in batches ensures that each wing is evenly cooked and crispy.
  • Sauce variations: Feel free to experiment with different sauces to find your favorite combination. From classic Buffalo sauces to Asian-inspired sweet and spicy sauces, the possibilities are endless.Enjoy your homemade fried chicken wings with your favorite sauce, and don’t forget to share this delicious treat with friends and family


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