Hot wings

American food dish of spicy chicken wings
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Hot wings are pieces of chicken that are fried and cooked, then smothered in sauce. Hot wings can vary in how hot they are, from being mild to very spicy. They are sometimes called Buffalo Wings because they are thought to have originated from Buffalo, New York.

Hot wings
Buffalo wings with blue cheese dressing
Alternative namesBuffalo wings
Buffalo chicken wings
Chicken wings
Wings [1]
CourseAppetizer, Main
Place of originUnited States
Region or stateBuffalo, New York
Serving temperatureHot
Main ingredientsChicken wing
Cayenne pepper hot sauce
Food energy
(per serving)
80-110 kcal (-381 kJ)


  1. Nicks, Denver. "Who Actually Created Buffalo Wings?". The Daily Beast. Retrieved 30 April 2017.