Genovese Wings, Pesto Chicken Wings

Kisha Washington


I had entered this recipe in a wings contest. Not sure if it got picked, but it was so good. The pesto baked in is killer.


☆☆☆☆☆ 0 votes

35 Min
25 Min
Pan Fry


  • 10 pkg
    chicken wings
  • 2 c
    all purpose flour
  • 2 large
  • 2 Tbsp
  • 3 Tbsp
    soul food seasoning
  • 3 sprig(s)
    thyme, leaves
  • 1 sprig(s)
    rosemary sprigs
  • 4 oz
  • 2 sprig(s)
  • 2 tsp
    salt and pepper
  • 3 c
    veg oil
  • 3 Tbsp
    duck fat

How to Make Genovese Wings, Pesto Chicken Wings


  1. Marinate chicken with thyme, rosemary, salt, pepper, soul food seasoning, and a little pesto. Marinate for 1 1/2 hours
  2. In a bag put flour and a bit of seasoning. Add water to egg. Dredge chicken in egg then flour.
  3. Heat veg oil and duck fat together until hot. Fry chicken for 5-8 mins each side, until golden brown
  4. Place chicken on baking sheet and brush with pesto ad season with salt and pepper
  5. Bake for 10-15 mins. Sprinkle chopped parsley. ENJOY!!!

Printable Recipe Card

About Genovese Wings, Pesto Chicken Wings

Course/Dish: Poultry Appetizers
Main Ingredient: Chicken
Regional Style: American

Show 1 Comment & Review

17 Finger-lickin’ Good Chicken Wing Recipes

17 Finger-Lickin’ Good Chicken Wing Recipes

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Ditch those pesky napkins, the sauces on these chicken wing recipe are so insanely good you won’t want to miss a drop!

Football Munchies To Put You On The Winning Team Recipe

Football Munchies to Put You on the Winning Team

Kitchen Crew

It's the most glorious time of the year... football season! Suddenly Sunday's (and Saturday's in some parts of the country) take on a whole new meaning. Days are scheduled by...

15 Chicken Wing Recipes For The Big Game

15 Chicken Wing Recipes for the Big Game

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Check out 15 chicken wing recipes that'll make you an MVP on game day. Extra napkins will be necessary.