Baked Hot Wings with Orange Soda Hot Wing Sauce

Course: Appetizer
Cuisine: American
Keyword: baked hot wings, hot wing sauce, orange soda hot wings
Prep Time: 20 minutes
Cook Time: 1 hour
Total Time: 1 hour 20 minutes
Servings: 4
Calories: 147kcal
Author: Becky Hardin - The Cookie Rookie
Baked Hot Wings are one of my favorite appetizers! This baked hot wings recipe is made with the most delicious orange soda hot wing sauce. The perfect mixture of spicy and sweet, these chicken wings are an EASY BAKED APPETIZER perfect for tailgating!
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Ingredients

  • 1 dozen organic chicken wings
  • 1 tablespoon baking powder NOT baking soda
  • salt and pepper to taste
  • 3/4 cup Zevia Orange Soda
  • 1/4 cup organic hot sauce such as The Wizard Hot Stuff or Benitos
  • 1/4 cup organic honey
  • 1/2 tablespoon minced garlic
  • 2 tablespoons unsalted butter
  • chopped parsley for garnish

Instructions

  • Preheat oven to 250F
  • In a large bowl, combine baking powder (again, not baking soda) and salt and pepper to taste. Place wings in bowl and coat completely with the mixture.
  • Place wings on a foil-lined baking sheet, it's okay if they're touching.
  • Bake for 30 minutes.
  • Increase heat to 425F and continue baking for another 30-40 minutes.
  • While the wings cook, make your sauce.
  • In a saucepan, combine soda, hot sauce, honey, garlic, and butter. Stir to combine. Over medium heat, bring to a boil.
  • Reduce heat to simmer and continue simmering for at least 30 minutes, or until sauce thickens and becomes more of a syrup.
  • Remove wings from the oven and let sit for 5 minutes.
  • Toss wings in the sauce and serve hot. Garnish with chopped parsley if desired.
  • Enjoy!

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Nutrition

Calories: 147kcal | Carbohydrates: 19g | Protein: 2g | Fat: 7g | Saturated Fat: 4g | Cholesterol: 24mg | Sodium: 409mg | Potassium: 354mg | Sugar: 17g | Vitamin A: 215IU | Vitamin C: 11.6mg | Calcium: 130mg | Iron: 0.5mg