Orange Soda Hot Wings

Prep Time: 20 minutes
Cook Time: 1 hour
Total Time: 1 hour 20 minutes
Author: Becky Hardin - The Cookie Rookie
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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

  1. Preheat oven to 250F
  2. 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.
  3. Place wings on a foil-lined baking sheet, it's okay if they're touching.
  4. Bake for 30 minutes.
  5. Increase heat to 425F and continue baking for another 30-40 minutes.
  6. While the wings cook, make your sauce.
  7. In a saucepan, combine soda, hot sauce, honey, garlic, and butter. Stir to combine. Over medium heat, bring to a boil.
  8. Reduce heat to simmer and continue simmering for at least 30 minutes, or until sauce thickens and becomes more of a syrup.
  9. Remove wings from the oven and let sit for 5 minutes.
  10. Toss wings in the sauce and serve hot. Garnish with chopped parsley if desired.
  11. Enjoy!