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    The 28 BEST Sauces for Wings (Chicken Wing Sauces)

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    1. Buffalo Wing Sauce

    Well, let’s start this list with the sauce that started the wings craze, Buffalo sauce!

    Our homemade Buffalo Sauce recipe is so much better than store bought! Just a handful of basic ingredients, and you can make the ultimate spicy dipping sauce.

    Get the Recipe: Buffalo Wing Sauce

    2. Sticky Asian Chicken Wing Sauce

    Crispy, sticky, sweet, savory with the most perfect caramelized glaze. Basically, the best party food ever.

    With just the right amount of heat, sweetness and savoriness, this sauce makes your wings SO FINGER-LICKING GOOD.

    Get the Recipe: Asian Wing Sauce

    3. Elote Chicken Wing Sauce

    This Elote Wing Sauce, inspired by the popular Mexican street corn, may be the best yet!

    Take all the flavorings of Mexican street corn and make elote chicken wings.

    Absolutely amazing…

    Get the Recipe: Elote Chicken Wing Sauce

    4. Aji Verde (Peruvian Green Sauce)

    Aji Verde, a traditional Peruvian Green Sauce, is best know as a condiment for their famous roast chicken. We find it goes especially great as a dipping sauce for wings.

    It’s made with a quick blend of ingredients that are easily available to you, and delivers the most delicious creamy, tangy, and a bit spicy flavors.

    Once you try this excellent Peruvian condiment, we are sure, you will always keep some in your fridge.

    Get the Recipe: Aji Verde Sauce

    5. Garlic Parmesan Chicken Wings

    Skip the takeout and make these delicious SUPER crispy Garlic Parmesan Chicken Wings at home for a fraction of the price!

    You can make this flavorful chicken as an appetizer or entrée, it will be a hit either way.

    Get the Recipe: Garlic Parmesan Chicken Wings

    6. Jamaican Jerk Sauce

    If you want spicy, but aren’t feeling the buffalo craving, we have you covered with this famous Jamaican sauce! It has deep and complex flavors that are unlike any other marinade.

    Make it mild or make it spicy, either way, get ready for an explosion of flavor!

    Get the Recipe: Jamaican Jerk

    7. Blue Cheese Dressing

    Make a restaurant quality Blue Cheese Dressing at home with this super simple recipe! This creamy, crumbly, tangy dressing will elevate any dish.

    It can be used as a cheese sauce, dressing, or dip. It’s one of the most popular salad dressing recipes for a good reason!

    Get the Recipe: Blue Cheese Dressing

    8. Peri Peri Sauce

    Peri Peri Sauce is a spicy African condiment with a complex flavor profile. It’s most well known as the star ingredient of Peri Peri Chicken, but goes great with so many things. 

    Just a quick whir in the blender, and you can have your very own homemade Peri Peri Sauce. But let me warn you, these flavors are very addictive!

    Get the Recipe: Peri Peri Sauce

    9. Teriyaki Sauce

    This Teriyaki Sauce recipe is going to be your new kitchen superstar! Skip the jarred stuff that might be tempting you at the supermarket, homemade is the only way to go… in just 10 minutes!

    With just a few ingredients, you can whip up a marinade that rivals even the best Japanese restaurant. Just try it and see.

    Once you put this amazing flavor enhancer to use, your family is going to be asking for more!

    Get the Recipe: Teriyaki Sauce

    10. Harissa

    This North African Harissa is going to add a ton of flavor to your kitchen. Use it to marinade your chicken when you want some deep smoky flavors.

    Try it as a marinade for your wings, and prepare to be blown away!

    Get the Recipe: Harissa

    11. Cuban Mojo Marinade

    We just love this extremely flavorful, citrusy, garlicky, tangy Mojo marinade. It will end your dilemma of how to give those wings more “Oh Wow!”

    It’s great for your everyday casual dinner, or an elaborate Cuban affair.

    Get the Recipe: Mojo Marinade

    12. General Tso Sauce

    If you’re a Chinese takeout fan, you’ve surely come across General Tso. Good news! This easy homemade General Tso Sauce recipe is just what you need to recreate those flavors.

    With just 7 simple ingredients, you’ll have your own restaurant quality sauce in no time.

    Get the Recipe: General Tso Sauce

    13. Vietnamese Chicken Wings

    Vietnamese Chicken Wings – sticky, sweet and savory with fish sauce, garlic and sugar marinade.

    They’re oven baked and are so delicious and addictive!

    Get the Recipe @ rasamalaysia

    14. Homemade BBQ Sauce

    Everyone should have a good barbecue sauce recipe, and this first item on our list is a great all around sauce. It’s a well balanced blend of sweet and tangy that works well with any kind of meat.

    Get the Recipe @ themodernproper

    15. Lemon Pepper Wings

    You can’t eat just one of these deliciously addictive lemon pepper wings! They’re crispy fried and brushed with lemon pepper butter. An easy appetizer or main course that’s even better than the restaurant version!

    Get the Recipe @ dinneratthezoo

    16. Ranch Dressing 

    This Ranch Dressing recipe is made from scratch using all fresh, creamy, herby, and flavorful ingredients.

    It makes a key element for lots of salads, dips, sauces, and marinates. You can store this Ranch Dressing in the refrigerator for a week.

    Get the Recipe @ cookieandkate

    17. Chimichurri

    You will find the end number of chimichurri recipes on the internet, but this Chimichurri is a real deal and authentic one!

    Chimichurri is a loose oil-based condiment with lots of fresh herbs, and it can be a great accompaniment to your favorite grilled or barbeque meats.

    Try this recipe for traditional Chimichurri, and we bet you will make it again and again. It’s just classic…

    Get the Recipe @ cafedelites

    18. Alabama White Sauce

    Alabama Barbecue Sauce is one of the most unique BBQ sauce recipes. It has mayonnaise as its base, and gets a good kick from horseradish.

    Give this one a try on your next wing night!

    Get the Recipe @ houseofnasheats

    19. Nashville Hot Chicken Wings

    These incredible chicken wings are calling your name. Finger-licking good Nashville Hot Fried Chicken Wings will have you smacking your lips! These deep-fried wings are crispy, spicy, sweet, and dripping with homemade Nashville hot sauce. You don’t want to miss these!

    Get the Recipe @ gimmedelicious

    20. Spicy Mango Jalapeño BBQ Sauce

    Both spicy and sweet, we love the Mango Jalapeño BBQ Sauce. It has a deep, complex flavor that will really enhance your grilling season!

    Get the Recipe @ vindulge

    21. Chipotle Ranch Dressing

    Add a flair to your meal by making this Chipotle Ranch Dressing at home! This Chipotle Ranch is fabulous for dressing your favorite Mexican dishes, or simply as a delicious dip.

    You will love how easy is to make this smoky and creamy dressing, which is perfect for your next party.

    Get the Recipe @ isabeleats

    22. Slow Cooker Honey Buffalo Chicken Wings

    Try your buffalo wings in the slow cooker and watch how quickly they disappear! Plus, they’re hands-off, so you can enjoy the game and your guests!

    Made stress-free and loaded with mouthwatering finger-licking flavors, they will be your go to chicken wing recipe every game day…

    Get the Recipe @ thechunkychef

    23. Korean Gochujang Chicken Wings

    Perfectly baked chicken wings which have been tossed in a spicy sauce! Korean Gochujang Chicken Wings are completely addictive!

    These hit all of your taste buds with a little bit of spice, heat, sweet, and salt!

    Get the Recipe @ lordbyronskitchen

    24. South Carolina Mustard BBQ Sauce

    South Carolina BBQ Sauce is very unique. Unlike most recipes, the base is not tomato, but rather mustard. It’s tangy and spicy, and if you haven’t tried it yet, you definitely need to!

    Get the Recipe @ simplyscratch

    25. Cajun Butter Sauce

    Introducing a mouthwatering Cajun garlic butter sauce recipe that will steal the spotlight in just minutes!

    Easy to whip up, this incredible sauce can elevate your shrimp boil, add flavor to veggies, or become the perfect sauce for tossing with wings. Try it now!

    Get the Recipe @ peelwithzeal

    26. Tandoori Paste

    This Tandoori Paste is loaded with great Indian flavors and the yogurt makes your meat tender and juicy.

    Make some chicken tikka wings and watch them become the hit of the party.

    Get the Recipe @ tinnedtomatoes

    27. Orange Chicken Wings

    This one is for all the orange chicken fans out there… Orange chicken wings. Same familiar, delicious, sweet and tangy flavors on your wings. Even if you’re strictly a fan of buffalo sauce on you’re wings, we think you’ll love this fun and flavorful twist.

    Get the Recipe @ megseverydayindulgence

    28. Chili Lime Chicken Wings

    Indulge in the perfect combination of sweet and tangy flavors with our oven-baked chili lime chicken wings. These wings are irresistibly crispy and dangerously sticky!

    And to take it up a notch, we’ve included a delicious sour cream dipping sauce to complete the experience. Get ready to satisfy your cravings like never before!

    Get the Recipe @ rachelcooks


    We hope you found our list of wing sauce recipes useful. There’s so many delectable sauces to choose from, how will you be able to pick one to start?

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    The 28 BEST Sauces for Wings (Chicken Wing Sauces)

    Prep Time: 10 minutes
    Total Time: 10 minutes

    This great collection of Chicken Wing Sauces includes a huge variety of different flavors for you to try on your wings.


    • Chicken wings
    • Your preferred sauce


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