Coca-Cola Chicken Wings

Coca-Cola Chicken Wings
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Coca-Cola Chicken Wings

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Coca-Cola Chicken Wings

America’s favorite soda pop can do more than satisfy your thirst and unclog your sink. The rich syrup makes it an ideal marinade for foods like chicken and pork.

6
Servings
517
Calories Per Serving
Deliver Ingredients

Ingredients

  • 1 cup brown sugar
  • 1 can soda, such as Coca-Cola
  • ¼  cup dry sherry or Chinese rice wine
  • 2 medium onions, chopped
  • 2 cloves garlic, minced
  • 2 scallions, chopped finely
  • 2 tablespoons soy sauce
  • 2½  pounds chicken wings or ribs
  • Fresh black pepper and salt to taste

Directions

In a large casserole, combine all the ingredients except the chicken. Stir until mixed. Add the wings and stir until well coated. Lay the wings out evenly.

Bake at 350 degrees for 2 hours. 

Nutritional Facts

Total Fat
20g
29%
Sugar
15g
17%
Saturated Fat
5g
21%
Cholesterol
157mg
52%
Carbohydrate, by difference
33g
25%
Protein
48g
100%
Vitamin A, RAE
51µg
7%
Vitamin K (phylloquinone)
8µg
9%
Calcium, Ca
43mg
4%
Choline, total
113mg
27%
Folate, total
14µg
4%
Iron, Fe
3mg
17%
Magnesium, Mg
45mg
14%
Niacin
8mg
57%
Pantothenic acid
2mg
40%
Phosphorus, P
275mg
39%
Selenium, Se
32µg
58%
Sodium, Na
422mg
28%
Water
127g
5%
Zinc, Zn
5mg
63%

Chicken Wing Shopping Tip

If you’re buying chicken at the store, make sure that it’s the last thing you pick up before hitting the checkout – and to head straight home with it to the icebox.

Chicken Wing Cooking Tip

Wash everything that chicken touches with soap and hot water.