Crispy Chicken Wings

The Mains of Drum

Crispy Chicken Wings

Preparation Time 20 minutes

Cooking Time 20 minutes

Total Time 40 minutes


  • Free range chicken wings x 8

  • Sweet paprika, chilli power, Maldon salt and onion powder x 1 tsp each

  • Plain Flour x 2 tbsp

  • Black Pepper x 1/2 tsp

  • Pre-boiled new potatoes (cut into quarters)

  • Rapeseed oil for cooking (heats to high temperatureand gives good colour)

  • Tayberry and Sage Vinegar


    • Step 1: Preheat oven to 200° or Gas mark 5

      Step 2: Mix seasonings with flour in a large bowl (big enough to fit the chicken wings). Coat wings evenly with the seasoned flour.

      Step 3: Heat frying pan with 100ml rapeseed oil. Place wings in pan to cook on a medium heat so they don’t burn – cover with pan lid.

      Step 4: Cook each side for 5 minutes until crispy. Try to resist the temptatio to turn the wings repeatedly, once is sufficient.

      Step 5: Transfer to an oven tray and roast for 15 minutes to ensure the chicken is totally cooked through.

      Step 6: Clean frying pan, heat 1 tbsp oil, add the potatoes an fry until crispy.