Winning Wings for Your Super Bowl Party

Earn extra points with your guests when you serve these delicious chicken wing recipes at your Super Bowl party! Try them with our dip recipes for an extra kick!

Sticky Chicken Wings

Sticky Chicken Wings are sure to be a crowd-pleaser at any party.Sticky Chicken Wings are sure to be a crowd-pleaser at any party.
2 pounds chicken wings
3/4 cup soy sauce
1/2 cup teriyaki sauce
1/2 cup butter or margarine, melted
1 cup firmly packed light brown sugar
1 tablespoon Creole seasoning
1 teaspoon dry mustard

1. Cut off wingtips, and discard; cut wings in half at joint.
2. Combine soy sauce and next 5 ingredients in a broiler pan; add chicken, turning to coat. Cover and chill 1 hour. Drain chicken, discarding marinade. Return chicken to pan.
3. Bake at 375° for 1 hour. Broil 5 inches from heat (with electric oven door partially open) 10 minutes or until browned. Serve with carrot and celery sticks and dip, if desired.

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Sweet-and-Spicy Chipotle Chicken Wings
Sweet and spicy make a great combination on these wings.
1 (15-ounce) can tomato sauce
2 tablespoons butter
1/2 cup honey
1/4 cup chipotle-flavored hot sauce
1 tablespoon grated lime rind (about 3 limes)
3 tablespoons fresh lime juice
1/4 teaspoon ground red pepper
4 to 5 pounds chicken wings
1 tablespoon salt
1 teaspoon pepper
1 cup all-purpose flour
Peanut or vegetable oil

1. Heat tomato sauce and butter in a small saucepan over medium heat, stirring until butter melts. Stir in honey and next 4 ingredients, and bring to a boil. Reduce heat, and simmer, stirring often, 5 minutes. Set tomato sauce mixture aside.
2. Cut off wingtips, and discard. Cut wings in half at joint, if desired.
3. Sprinkle wings evenly with salt and pepper; dredge lightly in flour, shaking off excess.
4. Pour oil to a depth of 1 1/2 inches into a large, deep skillet or Dutch oven; heat oil to 375°.
5. Fry wings, in 3 batches, 8 minutes per batch or until golden and crispy. Remove wings from oil using a slotted spoon; drain on layers of paper towels. (Allow oil to return to 375° before adding next batch of wings.)
6. Place wings in a large bowl. Drizzle with tomato sauce mixture, tossing well to coat. Let stand 5 minutes before serving.

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Thai Wings and Ribs
Try this twist for both wings and ribs at your Super Bowl party.
24 chicken wings
3 pounds pork back ribs
1 cup frozen pineapple-orange-apple juice concentrate, undiluted
3/4 cup soy sauce
1/4 cup creamy peanut butter
1/4 cup minced fresh cilantro
2 tablespoons minced fresh ginger
1 garlic clove, pressed
2 teaspoons sugar

1. Cut off wingtips, and discard; cut wings in half at joint. Place wings and ribs in large shallow dishes or heavy-duty zip-top plastic bags.
2. Stir together juice concentrate and next 6 ingredients. Reserve 3/4 cup mixture for dipping. Pour remaining mixture evenly over wings and ribs; cover or seal, and chill 8 hours, turning occasionally.
3. Remove wings and ribs from marinade, discarding marinade. Place meat on racks in shallow roasting pans.
4. Bake at 375° for 30 to 35 minutes or until done.
5. Microwave reserved 3/4 cup sauce in a 1-cup glass liquid measuring cup at HIGH 1 to 1 1/2 minutes or until thoroughly heated, stirring once. Serve with wings and ribs.

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