How to make chicken wings on the traeger
By the helpful hardware folks

Thank you to our friends at Traeger for sending us this recipe.  We tweaked it a bit and Ace’d this recipe, just in time for some game day entertaining.  The Reserve Blend Pellets do a great job adding a well-rounded flavor.

 

Yield: 4-6 People
Prep time: 5 Minutes
Cook time: 50-65 minutes cooking time
 
Ingredients
Measure   Ingredient                                              Prep Notes      
2 lbs            Chicken Wings, Fresh                                            
¼ Cup         Traeger Chicken Rub                             or to Taste              

    
SAUCE INGREDIENTS

½ Cup           Fire Honey, 5280 Culinary
2   Tbsp        Garden Rub, 5280 Culinary                 Season to taste
4 Tbsp           Soy Sauce                                                    or Happy Ending BBQ Sauce
1 Tbsp           Lemon Juice, Fresh                                 or to Taste                   
                        Salt, Kosher                                                If needed, to taste       
 
Prep Directions:
See above for ALL prep instructions
Load Traeger with RESERVE BLEND PELLETS
 
FOR THE SAUCE:

Make while wings are grilling
In a small stock pot or cast iron sauce pot add all sauce ingredients
Simmer over medium heat for 5-8 minutes or until mixture starts to thicken some
For more added flavor, substitute Happy Ending BBQ Sauce for the Soy Sauce


Cooking Directions:
Pre heat your Traeger grill to 350 degrees
In a large pan,  add the wings and seasoning
Mix well to combine (can be mixed and held in the fridge the day before)
Allow to sit for 10-15 minutes to allow the spices to activate and soak into the wings
Once your Traeger is heated to temp, place the wings on the grill grate and close the lid
Sear on all sides and move to the rack or cool spot once they are close to done
COOK TO INTERNAL TEMP OF 165 DEGREES
Fully cooked wings will have clear juices and little to no red on the bone
Wings will take about 30 minutes per side
Remove from the grill and place into a NEW  grill pan
Adjust seasoning if desired
Toss with Honey Curry Wing sauce and Serve

 

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