Hot Wings

by Rachael Ray Show Staff 3:00 AM, February 2, 2012

Aired February 2, 2012

Serves Serves 6-8 as a snack

3 to 4 pounds chicken wings, split and tips removed or drummers
2 sticks butter
1 cup Sriracha hot sauce
3 tablespoons white wine vinegar
For the Blue Cheese Ranch Dressing:
1 cup sour cream
1/2 cup buttermilk or half-and-half
1 tablespoon lemon juice
1 clove garlic, grated
Salt and pepper
1 cup blue cheese crumbles
3 tablespoons fresh herbs such as chives, dill and parsley, finely chopped




Preheat oven to 450F.



Bring a large pot of water up to a bubble and par-cook the chicken for about 5 minutes. Drain and pat dry.



Combined blue cheese ranch dressing ingredients and reserve.



Place a small saucepot over medium heat and melt the butter. Whisk in the sriracha, white wine vinegar and salt until combined then set aside.



Place the wings onto a baking pan and roast 15-20 minutes, or until golden brown and crispy.



Transfer the wings to a large bowl then pour the butter and sriracha mixture over top and toss.



Serve with Blue Cheese Ranch Dressing alongside for dipping.