If you’re looking for new, delicious ways to enjoy your chicken wings, you’re in for a treat.
From sweet to spicy, here are some 30 quick, easy, and delicious sauces for chicken wings, all of which can elevate the famous American dish!
There’s no denying that chicken wings are one of America’s favorite foods.
They’re always a hit at parties and barbecues, whether fried, baked, or grilled.
But what really makes chicken wings so delicious is the sauce.
From sweet and sticky to fiery and hot, there’s a chicken wing sauce to suit every taste.
And while you can always buy your favorite sauce at the store, making your own is pretty easy.
You only need a few accessible ingredients and a little time.
You might be surprised at how much better it tastes.
Here are 30 recipes for the best chicken wing sauces you can taste.
Check out #28; it can take your wing night to the next level!
If you’re looking for an incredible chicken wing sauce, look no further!
This sweet, spicy, and sticky sauce is absolutely amazing.
It’s great for parties or game-day gatherings.
This homemade Teriyaki Sauce recipe is an exquisite addition to your chicken wing night.
It has just the right sweetness, with a touch of spice to give it an extra kick.
The sauce is not tricky to make and can be used on any chicken wing.
Chicken wings can be a bit plain.
That’s where Garlic Parmesan Wing Sauce comes in.
This condiment is a superb way to flavor your wings without making them too spicy.
Simply combine some garlic, Parmesan cheese, and cream in a blender and blend until smooth.
Then just dip your wings in the sauce and enjoy!
You haven’t lived until you’ve tried homemade mumbo sauce.
This DC-style wing sauce is a finger-licking blend of sweet and spicy, with a tangy kick that will leave you wanting more.
This mumbo sauce will elevate your chicken wings whether you like it mild or hot.
You know a dish will be fabulous when it hits all the flavor notes.
And these Korean chicken wings do not disappoint.
The sweet glaze, spicy chili paste, tangy rice vinegar, and savory soy sauce create an irresistible dish.
Spicy Garlic Aioli is a fitting condiment for anyone who loves bold flavors.
This creamy sauce is made with plenty of garlic, giving it a robust garlicky taste.
A touch of heat from chili peppers gives the aioli an extra kick, making it ideal for sandwiches, burgers, and yes—chicken wings!
Our Honey Sriracha Sauce is up to the challenge if you’re looking for a sauce that packs a serious punch.
Made with sweet and tangy ingredients, this sauce delivers a mouthwatering flavor that is sure to please.
But that’s not all—adding sriracha provides a nice kick of heat that will leave your taste buds tingling.
Hooters Chicken Wing Sauce is a bold, flavorful sauce suitable for wings or chicken strips.
The sauce is made with a blend of cayenne pepper, garlic, vinegar, and other spices, and it has a slightly spicy, sweet flavor.
Hooters Chicken Wing Sauce is also great for dipping, and it has just the right amount of heat to give your chicken wings a little kick.
Alabama White Sauce is a staple of southern barbecue.
It’s creamy, tangy, and full of flavor.
The mayonnaise-based sauce is enhanced with apple cider vinegar, horseradish sauce, and other seasonings.
It’s also a stellar dipping sauce for french fries and chicken wings.
11. BBQ Sauce
This is the best BBQ Sauce recipe that you will ever taste.
I am not exaggerating, and I’ll tell you why.
This sauce is the precise balance of sweet and savory with a little tang.
It’s thick and clings to the wings, but it’s not so sticky that it makes a mess.
And it has just the right amount of spice to give it some kick without being too hot.
This Sweet Whiskey BBQ Sauce recipe is a hit.
The key to its success is the balance of sweet and smoky flavors, which come from a combination of brown sugar, molasses, and smoked paprika.
This Sweet Whiskey BBQ Sauce is also incredibly versatile—it’s great on chicken wings, ribs, or pulled pork.
And because it’s made with whiskey, it has a bit of a kick that takes it over the top.
This Cholula Buffalo Sauce recipe is an excellent way to add a little spice to your life.
The recipe uses one of my favorite hot sauces as the star ingredient.
Cholula hot sauce is made with a blend of chili peppers, garlic, and vinegar, and it has a lovely balance of heat and flavor.
14. Peri Peri Sauce
If you’re looking for a sauce that packs a punch, look no further than Peri Peri Sauce.
This traditional African sauce is made from African Bird’s Eye chiles, and it’s a superb complement to chicken wings.
The chiles give the sauce a nice, spicy kick, and the vinegar helps balance the heat.
Garlic Sauce is a creamy, garlicky, sour cream-based sauce that can be used as a dipping sauce or a flavorful kick that would be incredible on everything from bread to pizza to chicken wings!
For those who like a little tang on their tongue, garlic sauce is a sublime option.
This Cilantro Garlic Sauce is perfect for adding some zing to your chicken wings.
The combination of fresh cilantro, garlic, and lime juice gives these wings a bright and flavorful twist.
This mouthwatering sauce is ideal for wings, ribs, and chicken fingers.
Made with an irresistible blend of honey, molasses, and Sriracha sauce, it is sure to please even the most discerning palate.
Fruity and slightly sweet, this sauce is balanced with the right amount of heat.
Then, simply brush it over your wings and bake as usual.
When it comes to wing sauce, there are a lot of different options out there.
But if you’re looking for something with a little kick, you need to try this Jalapeno Pepper Sauce.
The unique flavor of the jalapeno pepper gives this sauce a one-of-a-kind taste suitable for any wings lover.
And because it is made with real jalapeno peppers, you can be sure that it packs a punch.
Honey mustard is a sumptuous and versatile sauce that can be used in various foods.
While it is commonly used as a dipping sauce for chicken wings, it can also be used as a marinade or dressing.
Honey mustard sauce is slightly sweet and tangy, with a creamy texture that makes it perfect for coating chicken wings.
The sauce can also be spiced up with hot sauce or cayenne pepper.
22. Blue Cheese Dip
Blue Cheese Dip is cool and creamy with the perfect amount of tang.
The blue cheese flavor is not too overpowering, but it is still present in every bite.
This dip pairs well with any type of cracker or bread and is also a great dipping sauce for buffalo chicken wings.
The coolness of the dip helps offset the chicken wings’ spiciness, and the creaminess helps bind the flavors together.
Nothing quite says “party time” like a platter of wings covered in a creamy, cheesy sauce.
And this Pimento Cheese Ranch Dressing is a delectable way to take your wings to the next level.
The sharp cheese pairs with the creamy ranch dressing, and the pimentos add a touch of sweetness and color.
If you’re a fan of buffalo wild wings, then you know that they have a secret menu of sauces available upon request.
One of these sauces is the Caribbean Jerk Sauce, a thick and rich sauce with a kick of heat.
This sauce works nicely for those who like their wings to be hot and spicy, and it’s one of the most famous secret sauces on the buffalo wild wings menu.
Chimichurri is a bold, flavorful sauce from Argentina.
When used as a wing sauce, it adds a zesty kick that complements the richness of the chicken.
Chimichurri also works well with other bold flavors, such as cumin and smoked paprika.
For a truly unique experience, try pairing chimichurri sauce with wings cooked in—or dipped in—a caramelized Sriracha sauce.
If you’re looking for a tasty Asian-inspired sauce to add to your wings, look no further than Miso Ginger Sauce.
You can whip up this flavorful sauce that has a little bit of heat and a little bit of sweetness.
The key ingredient in this recipe is miso paste, which is made from fermented soybeans.
This gives the sauce its distinct umami flavor.
Balsamic Reduction Wings are a gourmet twist on classic bar food.
The wings are smothered in a sweet and tangy balsamic reduction.
The vinegar reduces into a thick syrup that clings to the wings and provides a yummy contrast to the crispy skin.
This dish is sure to thrill diners at your next party.
29. Cajun Sauce
Cajun Sauce is a flavorful addition to any dish, but it is particularly well-suited for wings.
The spice of the sauce helps to balance out the richness of the chicken, and the creamy texture pairs well with the crispy skin.
The sauce also has a bit of a kick, making it perfect for those who like their wings with a little extra heat.
A little bit of lemon juice, a little bit of pepper, and a whole lot of butter make this Lemon Pepper Butter Sauce the perfect addition to any dish—but it’s particularly amazing on wings.
The lemon provides a tart contrast to the rich butter, while the pepper gives the sauce a bit of a bite.
The bottom line
No matter how you like your chicken wings, there’s a sauce out there for you.
So next time you’re having a wing night, be sure to try one (or all) of these delicious sauces.
Your guests will enjoy your culinary creativity.
- Best Chicken Wing Sauce
- Teriyaki Sauce
- Buffalo Sauce
- Garlic Parmesan Wing Sauce
- DC Mumbo Sauce
- Korean Chicken Wing Sauce
- Spicy Garlic Aoli
- Honey Sriracha Sauce
- Hooters Chicken Wing Sauce
- Alabama White Sauce
- BBQ Sauce
- Sweet Whiskey BBQ Sauce
- Cholula Buffalo Sauce
- Peri Peri Sauce
- Garlic Butter Sauce
- Cilantro Garlic Sauce
- Copycat Wingers Amazing Sticky Wing Sauce
- Mango Habanero Sauce
- Jalapeno Chicken Wing Sauce
- Homemade Ranch
- Honey Mustard Dressing
- Blue Cheese Dip
- Pimento Cheese Ranch Dressing
- Caribbean Jerk Sauce
- Chimichurri Sauce
- Honey BBQ Sauce
- Miso Ginger Sauce
- Balsamic Reduction
- Cajun Sauce
- Lemon Pepper Butter Sauce
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