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Taco-Flavored Chicken Wings

 Taco-Flavored Chicken Wings
Deb Keslar of Utica, Nebraska dresses up chicken wings with grill marks and a lively marinade to create a fantastic summertime appetizer that's sure to be a hit. “I like these wings hot, so I often add a little extra hot sauce,” Deb suggests.
36 ServingsPrep/Total Time: 25 min.


  • 1 envelope taco seasoning
  • 3 tablespoons canola oil
  • 2 tablespoons red wine vinegar
  • 2 teaspoons hot pepper sauce, divided
  • 4 pounds fresh or frozen chicken wingettes, thawed
  • 1 cup ranch salad dressing


  • In a large resealable plastic bag, combine the taco seasoning, oil,
  • vinegar and 1 teaspoon hot pepper sauce; add chicken. Seal bag and
  • turn to coat.
  • Grill chicken, covered, over medium heat for 15-20 minutes or until
  • juices run clear, turning occasionally.
  • In a small bowl, combine ranch dressing and remaining hot pepper
  • sauce. Serve with chicken.
  • Yield: about 3 dozen.
Nutritional Facts: 1 serving (1 each) equals 175 calories, 14 g fat (3 g saturated fat), 42 mg cholesterol, 198 mg sodium, 1 g carbohydrate, trace fiber, 10 g protein.
Wine: Medium-Bodied White Wine: Enjoy this recipe with a medium-bodied white wine such as Riesling or

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