International Chicken Wing Day
Although chickens cannot fly, many people still love their wings.
Celebrate, appreciate, and celebrate all things related to chicken wings on International Chicken Wing Day.
Historical records show that chickens were domesticated in China and Southeast Asia 10,000 years ago. However, people were not eating them at the time. They were raised for cockfights.
An ancient Israeli city does have evidence that chickens were kept there as food. It was probably around 200-400 BC. However, the first century BC is the earliest time that Europeans were able to enjoy chickens on a large-scale.
It is quite different to eat the wings of chicken than other parts. It has been enjoyed for centuries. The Imperial Consort Chicken Wing, which is China’s oldest known recipe for chicken wings, was discovered in China in 750 AD.
In Indonesia, chicken wings are marinated with tamarind and other spice and then braised in coconut milk before being served. Mexican grocers often sell canned chipotle chilies in adobo to their customers. This makes for a great sauce for spicy chipotle chicken wings. Japanese travelers will likely find chicken wings marinated in sake and sansho peppers, along with freshly squeezed lime juice.
Cooking spicy Buffalo wings in America was only discovered in 1964. It should be pointed out that buffalo don’t actually have wings. Buffalo wings are instead named after the city where they were first made: Buffalo, New York, USA. They often come in a variety of heat levels, from mild to insane.
There are many reasons chicken has been popularized over the centuries. In 2014, chicken consumption surpassed beef in the United States. This is a country that used to prefer chicken over beef. It could be due to affordability, as well as Americans becoming more conscious about their health. But it could also be due to the popularity of chicken wings.
International Chicken Wing Day celebrates chicken wings in all their forms, including Chinese, Buffalo, Indonesian, and Indonesian.
You can observe International Chicken Wing Day in many ways. Try these ideas.
Get together a group of friends and go to a restaurant that serves Buffalo wings, Chinese wings, or another style. Grab a plate, platter, or bucket and get in on the action.
These are some of the places you might find American-style Buffalo wings in the US:
International Chicken Wing Day is the perfect time to experiment with new ways to make chicken wings at home. Get a few pounds of chicken wings from the supermarket, then invite your friends and family to help you make new wings recipes.
A wing-making adventure will delight, no matter how you prepare them. You might invite your guests to bring their favourite barbecue sauce or hot sauce for a taste-test and to share their preferences.
While it’s not the only way to eat chicken wings with spicy sauce, many people love spicy sauce. There are so many sauces available that one could spend hours just trying them all. This could be a hobby for someone who loves chicken wings.
Hardcore wing-eaters who are the most adventurous might be able to claim bragging rights by trying out the hottest hot sauces. Zaxby’s offers a hot sauce called “Nuclear” Buffalo Wild Wings is known for serving their wings with “Blazin’ Carolina Reaper”. Wingstop’s most popular sauce is simply called “Atomic”.