15 Best Chicken Wing Recipes—Ever
Whether you're missing your favorite sports bar or you're just craving that juicy, crispy chicken, you can't go wrong with a plate of wings. This dish is classic for a reason, and it's easier to make at home than you'd think!
In honor of National Chicken Wing Day, we're bringing you the best chicken wing recipes out there. From classic buffalo to sweet, soy-garlic marinades, we've got you covered. And if you love cooking, sign up for our newsletter to get daily recipes and food news in your inbox!
Best-Ever Buffalo Wings
You don't need a deep-fryer or even an air fryer to get crispy buffalo wings. This simple recipe cooks the chicken right in your oven, and it doesn't skimp on flavor.
Get our recipe for the Best-Ever Buffalo Wings.
Air Fryer Sesame Soy Garlic Chicken Wings
Don't like Buffalo sauce? You can still enjoy the crispy taste of chicken wings! Our marinade uses sesame oil, chili sauce, and garlic for an unforgettable burst of flavor. And everything will get perfectly crispy in your air fryer.
Get our recipe for Air Fryer Sesame Soy Garlic Chicken Wings.
Instant Pot Buffalo Chicken Wings
If you have an Instant Pot, you're well on your way to having delicious chicken wings. The trick here is cooking the wings in the Instant Pot and then broiling them in the oven for an extra-crispy finish.
Get our recipe for Instant Pot Buffalo Chicken Wings.
Roasted Chicken Wings in an Asian Marinade
If your ideal version of chicken wings features scallions and sesame seeds, this is just the recipe for you. These wings will cook right in your oven—just make sure to leave enough time for them to marinate ahead of time.
Get our recipe for Roasted Chicken Wings in an Asian Marinade.
Simple & Tasty Buffalo Chicken
When we say "simple," we mean it: These wings will cook right in your oven. And the sauce is easy to make, too—all you need is butter and hot sauce. Yum!
Get our recipe for Simple & Tasty Buffalo Chicken.
Gai Tod Thai Chicken Marinade
This Thai-style marinade is perfect for chicken wings. You might never go back to Buffalo sauce again!
Get our recipe for Gai Tod Thai Chicken Marinade.
Spicy Honey Crispy Baked Chicken Wings
If you're looking for honey-flavored wings that still have that spicy kick, this recipe is a dream come true. It's so good, you might accidentally start a wing-eating contest among your family members!
Get the recipe from Ambitious Kitchen.
Everything Bagel Chicken Wings
You've heard of putting everything bagel seasoning on eggs and avocado toast. But you probably haven't tried everything bagel-flavored chicken wings! This recipe uses everything bagel seasoning and Worcestershire sauce for a flavor combo you won't soon forget.
Get the recipe from Foxes Love Lemons.
Honey Garlic Chicken Wings
With hoisin sauce, rice wine, and even ketchup, these wings are bursting with unexpected flavor pairings. They pair perfectly with our healthy green bean recipes!
Get the recipe from A Pretty Life in the Suburbs.
Truly Crispy Oven Baked Chicken Wings
Coating chicken wings in baking powder is the secret to getting them perfectly crispy in your oven. You won't believe how easy it is!
Get the recipe from Recipe Tin Eats.
Sweet & Spicy Cranberry Chicken Wings
Don't wait until Thanksgiving rolls around to enjoy the delicious taste of cranberry! You might not think it goes with chicken wings, but it really works in this recipe.
Get the recipe from Foody Schmoody.
Black Pepper Garlic Chicken Wings
Made with soy sauce, brown sugar, honey, and plenty of black pepper, these wings are the perfect combination of sweet and spicy. Dig in!
Get the recipe from Well Plated.
Pan-Fried Fish Sauce Chicken Wings with Shishito Peppers
If you haven't had chicken cooked with fish sauce, you're in for a real treat. The roasted shishito peppers give this recipe an extra kick.
Get the recipe from I Am a Food Blog.
BBQ Baked Chicken Wings
If you prefer sweet barbecue sauce to buffalo sauce, this wing recipe will become your new go-to. It's perfect with crudites for an easy summer meal.
Get the recipe from Gimme Some Oven.
Chicken Wings with Alabama White Sauce
Mayonnaise-based Alabama white sauce is the perfect topping for blackened chicken wings. It's spicy, flavorful, and totally unexpected—we guarantee it'll blow everyone at your dinner table away.
Get the recipe from Better Be Grilled.
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