Honey Garlic Chicken Wings Recipe

Please your appetite with an irresistibly delicious chicken wings coated with honey garlic sauce that's so easy to make. Every bite is undoubtingly addictive!

Honey Garlic Chicken Wings Recipe
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Prep Time: 15 minutes

Cook Time: 25 minutes

Total Time: 40 minutes

Origin of the dish

Honey Garlic Chicken Wings is a sweet and savory delicious dish that is popular in Canada, United States, Asian countries, and other parts of the world. Though there is no concrete evidence of its origin, honey garlic sauce is quite popular in this country. This dish is very easy to make, you just toss the fried chicken wings over the honey garlic sauce before serving to the table. This is to ensure the crispiness of the chicken wings while being coated with the sweet and finger licking sauce. This dish is a superb to someone who loves chicken wings, like me and my family. Every time I serve this in a big bowl to the table, all I see after is a bowl of bones and a fully satisfied faces.

When is it typically served?

Honey garlic chicken wings is typically served as side dishes during occasions like birthdays, fiestas or even on a regular family dinner. It is served with a lot of rice with a soda on the side, especially in Asia. Nowadays, it is already quite common in the restaurants to serve unlimited chicken wings and honey garlic chicken wings is usually present in the choices of flavors. It is commonly consumed by a group of friends and co-workers and you should prepare your empty stomach beforehand to surely enjoy and consume all chicken wings as much as you want.

Kitchen Utensils You Need

You will be needing the following kitchen tools and equipment in making honey garlic chicken wings:

  • Mixing bowls
  • Spatula
  • Deep skillet
  • Strainer
  • Cutting board
  • Cutting knife
  • Serving platter

Honey Garlic Chicken Wings’ Primary Ingredients: Chicken Wings, Honey and Garlic.

Chicken wings, honey and garlic are the primary ingredients in making this delicious dish. You can always have these ingredients available in the nearest malls or supermarkets since they are produced all over the world. Chicken wings is the appropriate part that you should use in cooking this dish because it doesn’t have thick meat in this part which makes it easy for the sauce to absorb the taste. And you will not have difficulty in finding this ingredient since chicken meat is one of the basic ingredient to most dishes in any cuisine.

Honey and garlic on the other side are the one responsible for the flavors of this dish, the garlic brought a classic taste while the honey is the one which give a sweet and glazy flavor to the chicken wings.

Interesting Facts

  • Way back in the 11th century, honey is used as currency. Lords of Germany used to force peasants to pay them in honey.
  • Honey has been used for medicinal purposes, because of its anti-bacterial purposes.
  • Americans estimated consumed 1.35 billions wings in the Super Bowl 2018 – the most number of chicken wings eaten in Super Bowl history.

Tips and Tricks

  • You can add other ingredients like sesame seeds to add flavor to the chicken wings. You can sprinkle them right before serving.

  • When you buy chicken wings, you’ll usually get the whole chicken wing. There are three parts in a chicken wing – the tip, the wingette, and the drumette. I suggest you remove the tip because it easily get burn.

  • You can use the removed chicken wing tips for making broth so it won't go to waste.


  • 1/2kg chicken wings
  • 1/2 cup cornstarch
  • 1 egg
  • 1/2 cup honey
  • 6 cloves garlic, minced
  • 5 tbsp soy sauce
  • salt and black pepper
  • 1/4 cup butter
  • Oil for frying
  • 1 cup flour


  1. Marinade the chicken wings with salt and pepper, minced garlic, soy sauce. Set it aside for 20 minutes.

    Honey Garlic Chicken Wings Recipe
  2. For the sauce, heat a frying pan and melt the butter and add the minced garlic.

    Honey Garlic Chicken Wings Recipe
  3. Once the garlic turns brown, pour in the soy sauce and the honey. Simmer for 3 minutes.

    Honey Garlic Chicken Wings Recipe
  4. For the marinade chicken. Add the cornstarch and egg then mix together.

    Honey Garlic Chicken Wings Recipe
  5. Roll the chicken over the flour and make sure the chicken wings are well coated. Then deep fry.

    Honey Garlic Chicken Wings Recipe
  6. Once cooked, transfer to a plate and pour in the honey garlic sauce. Top with chopped green onions. Serve and enjoy!

    Honey Garlic Chicken Wings Recipe

Now you are good to cook! Its easy, fun and delicious. Plus the sauce will surely make your family ask for more. Better than store-brought sauce. Making this delicious honey garlic chicken wings takes three process – the marination, the dusting and the sauce. You need marinade it first and set aside for few minutes, dust with flour or starch to produce a crispy deep fried chicken wings and of course, the sauce! Which is the star of this recipe. Its so easy to make and will surely give the best impression you could ever establish in the dining table.