21 Finger Lickin’ Ways to Make Buffalo Wings


Game day or any celebration calls for a plate of buffalo wings and dipping sauce. And who doesn’t love those saucy little wings dipped in creamy ranch dressing? Sure, classic buffalo wings are a staple at March Madness parties, but swapping out your old recipe for a new one may be a surprisingly good move.

There are so many amazing sauces and dip recipes out there, it’d be a shame to miss out. I’ve found 21 incredible ways to make buffalo wings, and there’s no wrong move when it comes to these delicious recipes!

Get ready for your Game Day party with sports-themed cheese balls, dips and sides for tailgaters, and Crock Pot party appetizers!

1. Double Crunch Buffalo Wings

Double Crunch Buffalo Wings

You won’t believe how easy these crunchy, sweet, and savory wings are to make! Calling for just a handful of ingredients you probably already have in your home, you can whip up a plate of these restaurant-style fried buffalo wings, stat!

2. Spicy Baked Buffalo Wings

Spicy Baked Buffalo Wings

Source: KitchMe

Serve up these crispy, spicy baked buffalo wings with unbelievably tasty flavor. They have way less fat than the fried version but taste just as good!

3. Buffalo Chicken Wings

Bufffalo Chicken Wings

Source: KitchMe

If you want classic wings, make these restaurant style buffalo chicken wings. Serve them with celery and carrot sticks and creamy ranch dressing for a plate full of yummy goodness.

4. 6-Minute Red Hot Buffalo Wings

Red Hot Buffalo Wings

Source: Cooking Divine

Make these Red Hot Buffalo Wings in six minutes from start to finish. For those who like a little heat in their wings, these will have you sweating!

5. Honey-Tangerine Wings

Honey Tangerine Wings

Source: Chef de Home

Add a touch of sweetness to your wings with honey tangerines. These Honey-Tangerine Buffalo Chicken Wings hit the spot between sweet and spicy, and are a dream dipped in a delicious and cooling yogurt ranch dip.

6. Smoked Buffalo Chicken Wings

Smoked Buffalo Chicken Wings

Source: Sweet Pea’s Kitchen

These smoked buffalo chicken wings are outrageously smoky, juicy, and crispy. You’ll get flavorful mouth-watering perfection in every bite!

7. Chipotle Molé Wings

Chipotle Mole Wings

Source: Earthy Delights Blog

Break out of your routine and make these chipotle molé wings. You’ll get south-of-the-border flavor with an aromatic, zesty spice blend and a sweet, savory molé sauce.

8. Crock Pot Buffalo Wings

Crockpot Buffalo Wings

Source: The Slow Roasted Italian

Crock Pot chicken buffalo wings are so tender, they melt in your mouth. The buffalo sauce caramelizes in your slow cooker, and you’ll be so glad this easy recipe makes such amazing wings.

Do you love a good slow cooker recipe? We’ve got some delicious Crock Pot chicken recipes, plus slow cooker soups and easy-peasy slow cooker freezer meals you won’t want to put down.

9. Blackened Chicken Buffalo Drumsticks

Blackened Chicken Buffalo Drumsticks

Source: Foodie Crush

Blackened Chicken Buffalo Drumsticks make a beefier version out of typical wings. Since the drumstick has more meat, you’ll have more to love from these tasty drumsticks.

10. Spicy Honey Wings

Spicy Honey Wings

Source: KitchMe

A dose of honey adds sweetness to balance the spicy kick from these honey chicken wings. Grilling adds even more flavor to these sticky, yummy treats, so why not invite some friends over and fire up the grill for a backyard get-together?

11. Molasses Mahogany Wings

Molasses Mahogany Wings

Source: KitchMe

Molasses and soy sauce lend these delicious mahogany chicken wings a deep cocoa color. You’ll get salty, sweet, and spicy in every bite!

12. Chipotle-Rubbed Chicken Wings

Chipotle Rubbed Chicken Wings

Source: Feasting at Home

Serve these oven-roasted, crispy, smoky, chipotle-rubbed chicken wings with a cool refreshing cilantro sauce. You’ll have flavorful, delicious wings that are surprisingly simple to make.

13. Sticky Buffalo Wings

Sticky Buffalo Wings

Source: Carlsbad Cravings

Sticky Honey Buffalo Hot Wings are coated in a flavorful rub, then smothered in a perfect marriage of honey, molasses, and hot wings sauce. These perfect wings make a great appetizer for guests — if you don’t eat them all first!

14. Baked Saucy Wings

Baked Saucy Wings

Source: Naive Cook Cooks

Dig right in to these crispy, baked, delicious, saucy wings drenched in buffalo sauce. They’re lower in calories than the fried version, so grab a few extra and enjoy!

15. Asian Garlic Wings

Asian Garlic Wings

Source: What the Fork Food Blog

These sticky Asian garlic wings get exotic flavor from ginger and soy sauce and are perfectly balanced by sweet brown sugar and spicy garlic. You’ll want to try this amazing take on the classic wing.

16. Crispy Buffalo Wings

Crispy Buffalo Wings

Source: Dance of Saucepans

Oven crisp buffalo wings dipped in a creamy, tangy blue cheese dip are a dream come true.  The blue cheese

17. Coca-Cola® Wings

Coca Cola Wings

Source: Crumb

Want to know the secret ingredient to these awesome wings? Coca-Cola®! These Asian-style chicken wings have amazing sweet-and-savory flavor. Serve up a big platter as an appetizer, or add a bowl of steamed rice and some sliced veggies for a regular dinnertime spread.

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18. Citrus Hot Wings

Citrus Hot Wings

Source: Earthy Delights

These hot wings have a tangy citrus bite and just a hint of sweetness. Butter is swapped out for smoked olive oil, and regular hot sauce for Yuzu Pao® hot sauce. These changes give any batch of wings a winning edge.

19. Slow Cooker Sticky Wings

Slow Cooker Sticky Wings

Source: Tracey’s Culinary Adventures

If spending the whole day in the kitchen isn’t your thing, make these slow cooker sticky wings. Enjoy your day while your slow cooker makes tender, delicious wings that you’ll devour later on!

Put your slow cooker to work with even more easy Crock Pot chicken recipes!

20. Tandoori Wings

Tandoori Wings

Source: The Cozy Apron

Change up your usual wings with this tandoori-style wing recipe. Indian spice coats the wings, and the heat is tempered by a tasty, cooling yogurt-mint sauce.

21. Bloody Mary Chicken Wings

Bloody Mary Chicken Wings

Source: Food Fanatic

Traditional Bloody Mary flavors coat these incredible chicken wings. Spicy vodka is the secret ingredient that makes these wings addictively good.

If you’re serving up these Bloody Mary chicken wings for a party, why not double up with a make-your-own Bloody Mary bar, too?

There’s nothing wrong with picking up an order of chicken wings, either. If you need a wing fix right this minute, save with Buffalo Wild Wings coupons or KFC promo codes!