Be prepared for the most amazing crispy wings you have had to date! Instant Pot or Ninja Foodi Crispy Buffalo Wings has Crispy skins, juicy chicken, with a buffalo sauce to bring some heat. Pair with ranch or Blue cheese to tame down the heat and feed that craving. You can make these beauties in your Instant Pot or Ninja Foodi. I personally used my Foodi for that one-pot crispy wing made in a hurry!
Wings in our home are meant for any time of year. While some like to whip these up for their game day appetizers, or holiday treat, we make these throughout the year. They are a savory treat and because of the Ninja Foodi, making homemade crispy wings is a breeze these days. I start with frozen wings, and before you know it, you have wings that taste better than ordering takeout from your favorite wing shop.
4 Ingredient Ninja Foodi Crispy Wings
Yep! Four ingredients are all that is required for quick and easy wings made at home. The Ninja Foodi offers a pressure cooker feature along with a crisping feature. That makes this device the must-have item for making wings. Now, you can use an Instant Pot as well, just toss the wings in the oven to crisp up when done.
The Instant Pot feature on the Foodi will cook your chicken quickly, meaning you can use frozen chicken, without needing to thaw. Then once you have your wings cooked, you swap lids and use the Air Fryer crisping lid. This is what is going to give your wings that crispy outside while leaving the chicken moist and flavorful.
What Are Crispy Wings
They are a naked wing that is cooked and then crisped by the Air Fryer lid of Ninja or broiled in the oven. Then tossed with a spiced up buffalo sauce for flavor.
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Best Hot Sauce for Crispy Wings
I generally reach for Franks red hot sauce, but you can always reach for your favorite buffalo hot sauce. We love the heat, paired with ranch and sometimes blue cheese dressing.
As you can see, there isn’t much to making these stunning crispy wings. They will feed a crowd and great for a weeknight dinner or appetizer to pair with your feast for a party or game day treat. You could even make these for tailgating as your Ninja Foodi is easy to load and take with you. All you need is a plugin, and you can make wings on the go.
Let me know how you guys like these crispy wings. I am all about simple, easy, and delicious.
- 2.5 pounds Frozen Chicken Wings
- 1 cup water
- 1 cup Franks red hot sauce
- 1 Stick Butter
- Place one cup water in the bottom of your pot
- Place wings in your fry basket insert if you have a foodi.
- Place on a trivet if you have a instant pot
- Cook on high pressure for 10 minutes
- Do a quick release
- Remove your pressure lid and use the air crisp lid on 400 for 20 minutes
- Open every 5 minutes to check for crispness of your desire.
- In a separate bowl Melt butter and mix with hot sauce
- place wings in bowl with sauce and coat well Serve
- Ninja Foodi 1400-Watt Multi Cooker, Pressure Cooker, Steamer & Air Fryer w/ TenderCrisp Technology, Pressure & Crisping Lid, 6.5 Qt Pot (OP301), Black/Gray
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Nutrition Information:Yield: 20 Serving Size: 1
Amount Per Serving:Calories: 186 Total Fat: 14g Saturated Fat: 6g Trans Fat: 0g Unsaturated Fat: 8g Cholesterol: 92mg Sodium: 394mg Carbohydrates: 0g Fiber: 0g Sugar: 0g Protein: 14g