sweet & sassy wing sauce

★★★★★ 4 Reviews
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By Staci Cakes
from On a farm in..., GA

For years I've been eating my fried chicken with honey and hot sauce. One day it occurred to me that the combination would be fantastic on wings. You can easily adjust the heat and sweet by adding or reducing the ingredients. Enjoy!

Blue Ribbon Recipe

This sauce is going to bring your chicken wings to a whole new level this football season. It's buttery, sweet, and zesty. There's a definite kick to them. Have extra napkins handy because things are going to get messy. This wing sauce is going to be a hit with friends and family.

— The Test Kitchen @kitchencrew
serves 4 - 6
prep time 15 Min
cook time 10 Min

Ingredients For sweet & sassy wing sauce

  • 3 lb
    chicken wings
  • 3/4 c
    your favorite hot sauce (I use frank's)
  • 1/4 c
    real butter
  • 1/2 c
    honey
  • 1/2 tsp
    cayenne pepper
  • seasoning salt, to taste
  • fresh cracked black pepper, to taste
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How To Make sweet & sassy wing sauce

  • 1
    Season your wings with season salt and pepper.
  • 2
    Prepare as you normally would - fried, or baked.
  • 3
    While cooking chicken, combine hot sauce, butter, honey, and cayenne pepper in a medium saucepot.
  • 4
    Simmer on low for about 10 minutes.
  • 5
    Remove from heat and let cool slightly until you're finished cooking your wings. Toss wings in the sauce before serving.
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