Grilled Wings with Coca-Cola BBQ Sauce + a Football Tag Tutorial
Recipe type: Chicken
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Serves: serves 8
Delicious grilled chicken wings coated in a sweet, smokey, and slightly spicy Coca-Cola BBQ Sauce.
For the wings:
  • 3-4 pounds of chicken wings
  • 3 quarts of water
  • 1 c. salt
  • ¼ c. sugar
For the Coca-Cola BBQ Sauce:
  • 1 (12 oz.) can of Coca-Cola
  • 1½ c. ketchup
  • 3 T. Worcestershire sauce
  • 2 T. steak sauce
  • 1 T. chili powder
  • 1 T. dry mustard
  • 5 garlic cloves, minced
  • 1 t. black pepper
  • 1 t. onion powder
  • 1 t. salt
  1. To prepare the wings, place the water, salt, and sugar in a gallon sized bag. Add the salt and sugar and mix well. Add the chicken wings, seal the bag, and refrigerate for 2-6 hours.
  2. To make the BBQ sauce, combine all the ingredients in a medium saucepan over medium heat.
  3. Bring the sauce to a boil, stirring frequently. Lower the heat and simmer the sauce for 20 minutes or until it has thickened. It should reduce by about half.
  4. To make the wings, heat a gas or charcoal grill.
  5. Drain the chicken wings and rinse under cold water.
  6. Pour half of thee BBQ sauce into a bowl and take it out to the grill with the wings.
  7. Place the wings on the grill and cook for 5-7 minutes per side, basting with the Coca-Cola BBQ sauce as needed, until the wings are cooked through.
  8. Remove the wings from the grill and serve with remaining BBQ Sauce.
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