Crispy Soy-Glazed Sticky Chicken Wings

Looking for a savory triple play? Dig into our honey- and soy-glazed chicken wings for an irresistible trifecta of salty, sticky and sweet.

  • Prep Time 20 min
  • Total Time 1 hr 10 min
  • Servings 12

Ingredients

Chicken

1
tablespoon vegetable oil
1/2
teaspoon kosher (coarse) salt
1/4
teaspoon freshly cracked pepper
3
lb chicken wingettes and drummettes

Sweet and Savory Sauce

1/4
cup honey
1/4
cup soy sauce
2
tablespoons rice vinegar
1
canned chipotle chile in adobo sauce, finely chopped
3
cloves garlic, finely chopped
  • 1 Heat oven to 425°F. Line 2 cookie sheet with sides with heavy-duty foil; spray with cooking spray.
  • 2 In 1-gallon resealable food-storage plastic bag, mix oil, salt, pepper and chicken. Seal bag; shake to coat.
  • 3 Place chickens on cookie sheets. Bake uncovered 30 minutes; turn chicken; rotate cookie sheets in oven. Bake 20 to 30 minutes longer or until golden brown and juice of chicken is clear when thickest part is cut to bone (at least 165°F).
  • 4 Meanwhile, in 1-quart saucepan, mix Sweet and Savory Sauce ingredients; heat to simmering over medium heat, stirring frequently, until thickened and syrupy, about 5 minutes. Remove from heat; set aside.
  • 5 In large bowl, toss chicken with sauce; return to cookie sheets. Bake 5 minutes longer. Serve warm.

Expert Tips

Purchase already cut chicken wings in the meat or frozen foods section. They're sometimes called chicken drummies or wingettes and drummettes. You can use just the drummettes if you prefer.

Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 Serving
Calories
150
(
Calories from Fat
80),
% Daily Value
Total Fat
9g
9%
(Saturated Fat
2 1/2g,
2 1/2%
Trans Fat
0g
0%
),
Cholesterol
35mg
35%;
Sodium
390mg
390%;
Total Carbohydrate
7g
7%
(Dietary Fiber
0g
0%
  Sugars
6g
6%
),
Protein
11g
11%
;
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
0%;
Vitamin C
0%;
Calcium
0%;
Iron
4%;
Exchanges:
0 Starch; 0 Fruit; 1/2 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 0 High-Fat Meat; 0 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choices:
1/2
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.