Super Crispy Garlic & Parmesan Fried Chicken Wings 🧄🧀🍗


Ultra crispy, buttery, cheesy wings are a hard one to resist. Yes, we love the typical buffalo wings BUT this garlic and parm wings is quite difficult to resist! 🤤 We used both fresh garlic and garlic powder for that flavourful bite for this recipe and finished it off with a generous grating of parmesan and drizzle of butter - you’ve got yourself a winner dish right there! 😍


🕒 1.5 hours 👤 3-4 people









Ingredients
  • 500g chicken wings

  • Oil for frying

  • Marinade

  • 5 cloves garlic, minced / grated

  • 1.5 tbsp ginger, minced / grated

  • 250ml buttermilk

  • 2 tbsp salt

  • 1 tbsp pepper

  • Flour coating

  • 1 cup cornstarch

  • 1 cup sweet potato starch / tapioca starch

  • 2 tbsp garlic powder

  • 1 tbsp salt

  • 1/2 tbsp pepper

Garlic & Parmesan Sauce

  • 100g butter

  • 3 cloves garlic, finely minced / grated

  • 2 tbsp grated parmesan

  • Optional: Squeeze of lemon to taste

  • Chopped parsley for garnish

  • Salt & pepper to taste


Method
  1. Marinate your chicken with marinade ingredients and set aside for a minimum of 2 hours or for a deeper flavour overnight

Coating and Frying

  1. In a tray, combine flour coating ingredients and mix well and coat each wing with the flour coating.

  2. When ready to cook, heat oil in a deep pan or deep fryer.

  3. Deep fry wings for about 5-7 minutes or until golden brown and then drain excess oil on a wire rack.

  4. When finished frying, leave in the oven at 160C and prepare your sauce for coating!

Sauce

  1. In a pan, melt butter and add finely minced garlic.

  2. Cook the garlic until fragrant but be sure not to burn it!

  3. Add parmesan, salt and pepper and stir.

  4. When serving, place chicken wings in a large bowl, pour the sauce and toss until evenly coated.

  5. Serve with an extra grating of parmesan, chopped parsley for garnish and a squeeze of lemon if desired!