Sweet and Spicy Chicken Wings

Sweet and Spicy Chicken Wings


"Sweet honey and spicy picante sauce combine to make an irresistible glaze for the crispy chicken wings in this easy to make appetizer.  Make plenty...these won't last long! "


1 h 5 m servings 116 cals
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Original recipe yields 24 servings



  • Calories:
  • 116 kcal
  • 6%
  • Fat:
  • 7.3 g
  • 11%
  • Carbs:
  • 3.6g
  • 1%
  • Protein:
  • 8.4 g
  • 17%
  • Cholesterol:
  • 35 mg
  • 12%
  • Sodium:
  • 117 mg
  • 5%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

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  1. Stir the picante sauce, honey and ginger in a large bowl.
  2. Cut the wings in half at the joints to make 24 pieces. Toss the wings with the picante sauce mixture. Place them in a foil-lined shallow baking pan.
  3. Bake at 400 degrees F for 55 minutes or until they're glazed and cooked through, turning and brushing often with the sauce during the last 30 minutes of baking time. Discard any remaining sauce.
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  1. 19 Ratings


Excellent recipe. Changes I made are minor. Used 1/3 cup honey and Kroger brand hot Picante sauce. Had to make mixture twice for a 3lb bag of wings. Well worth the 1hr cook time.

Super easy and very tasty. I made a mistake and used salsa instead of the Picante Sauce, but it was still very good..Definately should be in everyone's recipe box.

This was a pretty good recipe (and anyway, I needed more practice cutting up chicken wings). I made it exactly as written, except that I let most of the wings cook longer than the 1:05 given. I ...

My husband and kids liked it very much. I had coocked a number of time without any change in the original recipe.

This recipe was delicious; I didnt have to change a thing. The family fell in love with this... Thank you

I tried this recipe because I wanted to try a different flavor. The recipe exceeds my expectations. The best part is that it is simple to make. I was unable to cut the wing tips and I had to use...

I really liked the flavor. I left them in the oven a little longer so they were not so juicy.

Boyfriend said they tasted "funny" did not go over well. Made them for superbowl :(

I didn't care for this recipe. I mistakenly purchased Picante salsa instead of sauce and I didn't like the tomatoe-y taste that came from the Picante salsa. Very easy but I probably won't make...