Try your hand at one of Dracula's favorite recipes with our Spicy Vampire Bat Wings. After you make these Spicy Vampire Bat Wings, Halloween party-goers may never look at chicken wings the same way again!
What You Need
Original recipe yields 12 servings
1 Tbsp. chili powder
1 Tbsp. minced garlic
1 tsp. ground red pepper (cayenne)
6 Tbsp. lime juice, divided
6 Tbsp. chopped canned chipotle peppers in adobo sauce, divided
Mix chili powder, garlic, ground red pepper, and 5 Tbsp. each lime juice and chipotle peppers until blended; pour over chicken in large shallow dish. Turn to evenly coat both sides of wings. Refrigerate 30 min. to marinate, turning wings after 15 min. Meanwhile, mix remaining chipotle peppers and barbecue sauce until blended.
Heat oven to 400ºF. Remove wings from marinade; place in single layer on baking sheet sprayed with cooking spray. Discard marinade.
Bake wings 35 to 40 min. or until wings are done, turning after 20 min. Brush with half the barbecue sauce mixture; bake 5 min., turning and brushing with remaining barbecue sauce mixture after 3 min.
Combine sour cream, onions, zest and remaining lime juice. Serve with the wings.
Serve these flavorful appetizers with cut-up fresh vegetables.
Calories From Fat
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 9g
Saturated Fat 4g
Trans Fat 0g
Total Carbohydrates 8g
Dietary Fiber 0g
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
* Nutrition information is estimated based on the ingredients and cooking instructions as described in each recipe and is intended to be used for informational purposes only. Please note that nutrition details may vary based on methods of preparation, origin and freshness of ingredients used.