Chicken wings, wedges and ‘slaw Recipe

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serves:

4

Skill:

easy

Cost:

cheap

Total Time:

01:15

Prep:

00:20

Cooking:

00:55

Nutrition per portion

RDA
Calories 556 kCal 28%
Fat 18g 26%
  -  Saturates 3g 15%

This succulent chicken wings recipe is easy to make as all the cooking is done in the oven – at and just 85p a serving, it’s a bargain too!

Ingredients

  • 2 cloves garlic, peeled and crushed
  • 3 tbsp light brown soft sugar
  • 2 tbsp sweet chilli sauce
  • 4 tbsp tomato ketchup
  • 4 tbsp dark soy sauce
  • 12 chicken wings weighing about 1kg (2¼lb)
  • For the wedges:
  • 3 large potatoes (about 900g/2lb)
  • 2 tbsp vegetable oil
  • For the 'slaw:
  • 2 tbsp sweet chilli sauce
  • 4 tbsp salad cream
  • About 200g (7oz) green cabbage, shredded
  • 1 large carrot, peeled and grated
  • Salt and ground black pepper

Method

  • Set the oven to 200°C/400°F/Gas Mark 6. To make the wedges: Cut each unpeeled potato into wedges (7-8 per person). Put the oil on a Teflon-lined baking sheet, add the wedges and coat them well. Put them in the oven for 55 mins, until crisp and browned.

  • Meanwhile, mix the garlic, brown sugar and sauces in a bowl and coat the chicken wings well in sauce. Put in a large roasting tin and roast for 45 mins on the shelf above the wedges, turning them once until they’re cooked through. Take the out to rest for 10 mins.

  • To make the ’slaw: Mix the chilli sauce and salad cream in a large bowl. Add the cabbage and carrot. Season with salt and pepper and mix well. Serve the chicken wings with the potato wedges and ’slaw.

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Top Tip

Buy batches of chicken wings when they are on offer, open-freeze, then pack in freezer bags and they will take very little time to thaw out when spread out on a tray.