Celestial Chicken Wings

Total Time
Prep 30 mins
Cook 20 mins

Wonderful for hors d'oeuvres. From a Louisiana cookbook, Revel.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Combine first 8 ingredients and stir until dissolved.
  2. Pour over chicken and marinate overnight or for at least 8 hours.
  3. Be sure sauce covers all pieces.
  4. Drain and save marinade.
  5. In a large skillet, heat a small amount of oil and brown chicken on all sides over medium heat.
  6. When brown, add 1/2 cup marinade; cover; reduce heat and simmer 15-20 minutes.
  7. Stir and add more marinade, if necessary.
  8. This may be cooked a day ahead and then reheated in oven before serving.
  9. Add marinade to moisten before heating.
  10. Serve hot in a chaffing dish.
Most Helpful

My kids and DH love the buffalo wings, but I am not crazy about hot/spicy burn your mouth types of foods, so this was made for me. I just used two drumsticks and marinaded them overnight and planned to fix for lunch. A tornado hit our home that day so we were without electricity and I had to cook them a different way, so I grilled them and basted with the sauce as they grilled. I just loved these even though it was the wrong cooking method. I will definitely make these wings for me and let the rest of the family have the hot ones!! Thanks for sharing SaucyCook. Made for Spring PAC 09.

diner524 April 16, 2009