You can make these honey bbq chicken wings with an air fryer and they will be finger-licking good! An air fryer is actually a mini convection oven with a powerful fan. Besides promising a non-greasy deep-fried food, it is also good to make honey bbq chicken wings.

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honey bbq chicken wings
 

Honey BBQ Chicken Wings with Air Fryer | MyKitchen101en

Yields: 8 pieces

Ingredients:

  • 8 pcs chicken wings (cleaned)
  • ½ tsp ground pepper
  • 1 ½ tsps five spice powder
  • ¾ tsp fine salt
  • 2 tbsps fine sugar

Ingredients for coating:

  • 30 g honey
  • 20 g butter

Instructions:

1 Dry cleaned chicken wings with kitchen towels.

How to make BBQ Chicken Wings using Air Fryer
 

2 Pierce chicken wings with holes using a fork.

How to make BBQ Chicken Wings using Air Fryer

3 Add ground pepper, five spice powder, salt and sugar to chicken wings, coat each well with marinade. Keep refrigerated to marinate for at least 5 hours or overnight. (Reminder: Marinate the wings longer for better taste.)

How to make BBQ Chicken Wings using Air Fryer
 

4 Set aside the marinated chicken wings at room temperature for 30 minutes before baking.

How to make BBQ Chicken Wings using Air Fryer

5 Combine honey and butter, mix well.

How to make BBQ Chicken Wings using Air Fryer

6 Line air fryer basket with non-stick baking paper.

How to make BBQ Chicken Wings using Air Fryer

7 Arrange chicken wings in air fryer basket, put into air fryer, bake at 180°C for 8 minutes.

How to make BBQ Chicken Wings using Air Fryer
How to make BBQ Chicken Wings using Air Fryer

8 Coat chicken wings with honey-butter, then turn the wings over, coat the other side. Bake again at 180°C for 8 minutes.

How to make BBQ Chicken Wings using Air Fryer

9 Turn the wings again, bake at 180°C for another 2 minutes.

How to make BBQ Chicken Wings using Air Fryer
How to make BBQ Chicken Wings using Air Fryer

honey bbq chicken wings

Honey Bbq Chicken Wings With Air Fryer

You can make these honey bbq chicken wings with an air fryer and they will be finger-licking good!
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Prep Time 45 mins
Cook Time 20 mins
Total Time 1 hr 5 mins
Course Appetizer, Side Dish
Cuisine Air Fryer, American, Chicken
Servings 8 pieces
Calories 46 kcal

Equipment

  • 1 air fryer

Ingredients
 
 

  • 8 pcs chicken wings cleaned
  • ½ tsp ground pepper
  • tsps five spice powder
  • ¾ tsp fine salt
  • 2 tbsps fine sugar

For coating:

  • 30 g honey
  • 20 g butter

Instructions
 

  • Dry cleaned chicken wings with kitchen towels.
    How to make BBQ Chicken Wings using Air Fryer
  • Pierce chicken wings with holes using a fork.
    How to make BBQ Chicken Wings using Air Fryer
  • Add ground pepper, five spice powder, salt and sugar to chicken wings, coat each well with marinade. Keep refrigerated to marinate for at least 5 hours or overnight. (Reminder: Marinate the wings longer for better taste.)
    How to make BBQ Chicken Wings using Air Fryer
  • Set aside the marinated chicken wings at room temperature for 30 minutes before baking.
    How to make BBQ Chicken Wings using Air Fryer
  • Combine honey and butter, mix well.
    How to make BBQ Chicken Wings using Air Fryer
  • Line air fryer basket with non-stick baking paper.
    How to make BBQ Chicken Wings using Air Fryer
  • Arrange chicken wings in air fryer basket, put into air fryer, bake at 180°C for 8 minutes.
    How to make BBQ Chicken Wings using Air Fryer
  • Coat chicken wings with honey-butter, then turn the wings over, coat the other side. Bake again at 180°C for 8 minutes.
    How to make BBQ Chicken Wings using Air Fryer
  • Turn the wings again, bake at 180°C for another 2 minutes.
    How to make BBQ Chicken Wings using Air Fryer

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Notes

This recipe yields 8 pieces of chicken wings.
The nutritional value for reference is for 1 piece of chicken wing.

Nutrition (per serving)

Calories: 46kcalCarbohydrates: 7gProtein: 0.4gFat: 2gSaturated Fat: 1gPolyunsaturated Fat: 0.1gMonounsaturated Fat: 1gTrans Fat: 0.1gCholesterol: 6mgSodium: 235mgPotassium: 15mgFiber: 0.2gSugar: 6gVitamin A: 66IUVitamin C: 0.2mgCalcium: 6mgIron: 0.3mg
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