In this spicy, crunchy recipe, ground-up tortilla chips create an irresistible coating for baked wings that are filled with the traditional chile and cumin flavors found south of the border.
Recipe courtesy of Christopher B O'Hara
Episode: Wing It!
Total:
50 min
Active:
5 min
Yield:
6 servings
Level:
Easy

Ingredients

Directions

Preheat the oven 375 degrees F. Oil a large baking sheet.

Using a food processor or blender, pulverize the tortilla chips until finely ground, then place them in a bowl.

In a separate bowl, whisk together the corn oil, chili powder, oregano, cumin, cayenne pepper, paprika, and black pepper. Dip the wings into the oil mixture, let excess oil drip off, then dredge them in the tortilla coating. Place coated wings on a large oiled baking sheet and bake for 35 to 40 minutes, following the method below, until the tortilla coating is browned and uniformly crispy.

Method for Baking Wings: Using a paper towel, lightly oil a 9 by 13-inch baking sheet to prevent wings from sticking. Place your prepared wings in a single layer on a prepared baking sheet and bake in a preheated 350 degrees F oven until crispy brown, 30 to 40. If you are using a marinade, you can periodically baste wings for the first 15 minutes. If you are applying a barbecue glaze, apply during the last 10 minutes of cooking. For extra-crispy wings, you may place the wings under the broiler to 2 to 3 minutes at the end of cooking.

IDEAS YOU'LL LOVE

Mexican Tortilla Casserole

Recipe courtesy of Ree Drummond

Chicken Tortilla Soup

Recipe courtesy of Danny Boome

Classic Hot Wings

Recipe courtesy of Ree Drummond

West Virginia-Style Hot Dog

Recipe courtesy of Katie Lee

Spanish Tortilla

Recipe courtesy of Maria Castillo

Tortilla Soup

Recipe courtesy of Rachael Ray

Buffalo Chicken Wings

Recipe courtesy of Ina Garten

Buffalo Wings

Recipe courtesy of Alton Brown

Tortilla Chicken Soup

Recipe courtesy of Gourmet Magazine

Craveworthy Eats 3 Videos

Crave-Worthy Egg Sandwich 03:24

Claire puts her own spin on a bacon, egg and cheese breakfast sandwich.

Browse Reviews By Keyword

          On TV

          The Pioneer Woman

          9:30am | 8:30c

          Cupcake Wars

          10am | 9c

          Cupcake Wars

          11am | 10c

          Cupcake Wars

          12pm | 11c

          The Pioneer Woman

          1:30pm | 12:30c

          Beat Bobby Flay

          2:30pm | 1:30c

          Beat Bobby Flay

          3:30pm | 2:30c

          Beat Bobby Flay

          4:30pm | 3:30c

          Chopped

          5pm | 4c

          Chopped

          6pm | 5c

          Chopped

          7pm | 6c

          Chopped

          8pm | 7c

          Chopped

          9pm | 8c
          On Tonight
          On Tonight

          Beat Bobby Flay

          10pm | 9c

          Beat Bobby Flay

          10:30pm | 9:30c

          Beat Bobby Flay

          11:30pm | 10:30c

          Chopped

          12am | 11c

          Beat Bobby Flay

          1:30am | 12:30c

          Beat Bobby Flay

          2:30am | 1:30c

          Chopped

          3am | 2c

          Mystery Diners

          4:30am | 3:30c

          Get Cooking