Crispy Baked Lemon Pepper Chicken Wings
If you’re searching for a crowd-pleaser that combines the zesty freshness of lemon with the irresistible crunch of perfectly baked chicken wings, you’ve come to the right place. Our Crispy Baked Lemon Pepper Chicken Wings recipe is a game-changer for any gathering or weeknight dinner.
These wings are not only easy to make but also healthier than traditional fried wings. They are baked to crispy perfection with a tangy lemon pepper seasoning that’s sure to make your taste buds dance with delight.
- 2 pounds of chicken wings
- 1/4 cup of olive oil
- 2 tablespoons of lemon zest
- 2 tablespoons of lemon juice
- 2 teaspoons of black pepper
- 1 teaspoon of salt
- 1 teaspoon of garlic powder
- 1/2 teaspoon of paprika
- 1/2 teaspoon of dried oregano
- Preheat your oven to 425°F (220°C) and line a baking sheet with parchment paper.
- In a large bowl, combine the olive oil, lemon zest, lemon juice, black pepper, salt, garlic powder, paprika, and dried oregano.
- Add the chicken wings to the bowl and toss them until they are evenly coated with the lemon pepper mixture.
- Place the coated wings on the prepared baking sheet in a single layer.
- Bake in the preheated oven for 35-40 minutes, turning the wings halfway through, until they are golden brown and crispy.
- Remove from the oven and let them cool for a few minutes before serving.
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Yield: 4 servings
Crispy Baked Lemon Pepper Chicken Wings are a zesty and flavorful twist on classic chicken wings. Perfectly baked with a refreshing lemony kick and a satisfying crunch, these wings are a must-try for any occasion.
Nutrition: Calories – 290 kcal, Fat – 20g, Carbohydrates – 2g, Protein – 25g
For a delightful twist on traditional chicken wings that will have your guests craving for more, give our Crispy Baked Lemon Pepper Chicken Wings a try. They’re sure to become a family favorite and a go-to recipe for gatherings. The tangy lemon and bold pepper flavors make these wings a standout appetizer or main dish. Serve them with your favorite dipping sauces or alongside some crisp veggies for a complete meal. Enjoy the citrusy, savory goodness in every bite!