How to Make Fried Lemon Pepper Chicken Wings at Home

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Shuvait Thusoo
Shuvait has lived in Pune alone for 4 years while studying engineering. This was the time period when he explored the South Indian Cuisines and experienced different spices and realised the beauty of food. So he started cooking and fell in love with the craft of it. We can say that Shuvait is a foodie who loves to share his food life experiences and resources with our readers.

I first ate Fried Lemon Pepper Chicken Wings at Wings stop and thought that it was the best Wings I ever had. But a few days after, I went that to my sister’s home and she was making the same Lemon Pepper Chicken Wings. But when I tried the Wings made by her, I was quite surprised that her Fried Lemon Pepper Chicken Wings was better than I tasted at Wingstop.

I learned the Lemon Pepper Chicken Wings Recipe from my sister. She used to make these by using the frying method. But before learning the recipe, I started to explore more about the Lemon Pepper Chicken Wings.

While researching I found out that there are a variety of ways to make Lemon Pepper Chicken Wings at home but the key ingredients we use in any of the recipes remain the same. I will share some little information about those ingredients and what role they play in making Lemon Pepper Chicken Wings.

Cornstarch– It creates the wings more crunchy and irresistible. It helps to make wings golden-brown. It also becomes a shield that keeps chicken juicy from inside.

Honey– It makes spice blend and moisture to act adhesive. It adds a sweetness that comes from nature which balances the sourness of lemon.

Fresh Lemon Juice– Lemon Pepper elevates the flavoring of chicken wings.

So let’s gather the ingredients all these ingredients with the other that are required to make Lemon Pepper Chicken Wings at home.

Ingredients For Lemon Pepper Chicken Wings

For Wings

Salt4 tsp
Black Pepper1/2 tsp
Cayenne Pepper1/4 tsp
Lemon Pepper1 1/2 tsp
Garlic Powder1/2 tsp
Paprika1/2 tsp
Cornstarch1 tbsp
All-Purpose Flour1 1/4 Cup
Hot Sauce1 tsp
Party Wings2.5 lb
Vegetable Oil2 Cup

For the Lemon Pepper Glaze

Unsalted Butter1/4 tsp 
Black PepperPinch
Lemon Pepper3/4 tsp 
Honey 4 tbsp
Lemon Juice2 tsp
Lemon Pepper1 tbsp

You can get all these ingredients from the nearest supermarket. When I was learning this recipe, I thought it’ll take ages to prepare but I was wrong. So Let’s see how much time it will take to make lemon Pepper Chicken Wings.

How Much Time It Will Take?

Preparation Time Cooking TimeTotal Time
25 Mins25 Mins50 Mins

I know you people are very curious to know about the method liked by me. So you are just one step away from Lemon Pepper Chicken Wings Recipe.

Fried Lemon Pepper Chicken Wings Recipe

Fried Lemon Pepper Chicken Wings Recipe
  1. In a paper bag, add cornstarch, pepper, salt, cayenne, lemon pepper, garlic, flour, and paprika. Mix it properly.
  2. In a bowl, whisk eggs, and hot sauce.
  3. By taking one chicken wing at a time, coat it in the egg mixture and dredge in the flour mixture.
  4. Repeat it with all the chicken wings.
  5. Place the wings in a dish and leave them for 20 minutes, while placing the pot on medium heat with oil.
  6. When the temperature reaches 350 degrees F, place the chicken wings accordingly in the oil, and those turn them so they will cook from each side or until it will turn golden brown.

For Glaze

  1. In a bowl, whisk lemon juice, butter, pepper, lemon pepper, and honey until it will turn smooth.
  2. When you were transferring chicken to a platter, dip them to the glaze and then serve.

Finally, Lemon Pepper Chicken Wings are ready. Try these wings at your home and I bet you’ll find your homemade wings better than Wingstop.

Nutritional Facts Of Lemon Chicken Pepper Wings

We all know that Chicken is very good for our health. That’s why I have added the nutritional breakdown of the nutrients present in the Lemon Pepper Chicken Wings below.

Fats 40g
Cholesterol 271mg
Sodium 2515mg

How To Make Lemon Pepper Chicken Wings at Home | Video

When I was trying this to make Lemon Pepper Chicken Wings recipe for the first time, I saw a video first to get an idea. So for you also, I have mentioned a video that will help you in making the Lemon Pepper Chicken Wings Chicken at home.

Video by Smokin’ & Grillin’ wit AB

I hope you have liked this recipe. I highly recommend make these Chicken Wings at your home and tell us that your homemade Wings are better than Wingstop’s Wings or not in the comments section below. Till then, stay tuned for more recipes like these.

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