Americans consume billions of chicken wings every year. To say that Americans have a love affair with this food is an understatement. There’s something satisfying about chewing on a tender piece of meat wrapped around a tiny bone. Plus, there are many sauces and seasonings to try on this meat, such as garlic parmesan, honey barbecue and spicy Asian seasoning.Chicken wings can be prepared in many different ways. Here are three of our favorite ways to cook the best chicken wings in Staten Island.
1.Grilled Chicken Wings
Grilled chicken wings are juicy and tender – the perfect treat for a summer day! To prepare this dish, combine your seasonings like salt, pepper and garlic powder. Toss the wings in the seasonings so they are evenly coated. Place the wings on the grill, flipping them every 5 minutes, for 20 minutes total. When cooked, toss them into the sauce of your choice like barbecue or honey garlic.
2. Air Fryer Chicken Wings
Air frying chicken wings allows you to get the same crispy texture as fried wings but without the fat. To cook wings this way, pat the wings dry and season them with salt. Place the wings in the air fryer basket and cook for around 12 minutes, then flip over and cook for an additional 12 minutes. Flip the wings once more and cook them for about 5-6 extra minutes until the skin is crispy. Toss the wings in hot sauce or another sauce of your choice.
3. Baked Chicken Wings
Another healthy way to cook chicken wings is by baking them in the oven. It’s simple, crispy and delicious! For this recipe, combine olive oil and seasonings like garlic powder, chili powder, salt and pepper. Combine the chicken and liquid so that the wings are evenly coated. Cook the wings on a baking sheet for about 1 hour, or until the wings are cooked through. Pair with your favorite dipping sauce.
There are many different ways to cook chicken wings, and once you start experimenting with different sauces and spices, you’ll find even more ways to indulge. La Rosa Chicken and Grill has some of the best chicken wings in Staten Island. Stop in today to try our buffalo wings served with creamy ranch dressing.