I used chicken wings for this recipe, but it would be equally amazing with drumsticks or chicken thighs. Usually when I’m hosting a  party, there are what seems like a million things to do, and babysitting an appetizer for hours just isn’t on my to-do list! Grill: Preheat grill to 450ºF. But I’m sure as long as you keep an eye in it and make sure the chicken is cooked all the way through! I hope you’ll give them a try new friend. No one will know how easy this was, but they’ll love them so make plenty! Or am I missing that this makes it own sauce? These turned out amazing! Place into the crockpot and cook 2-3 hours until fully cooked but not falling off the bone. Trying these tonight for the super bowl. I’m wondering if I could cook these on high in the crock pot? Place the cooked wings on the cooling rack making sure they are not touching so they can brown more evenly. Instead of broiling the chicken at the end, would it be OK to put it on the grill for that nice char? Hi Sam, if you mean chicken drumsticks (legs) I will say 6 hours on low. It means a lot! Baste the tops of the wings with the thickened barbecue sauce. We don’t need an excuse to make up a batch at any time in our house! Bake: Preheat oven to 400ºF. … You only need chicken wings and some BBQ sauce. Now it’s time to pour in about 1/2 cup of your favorite BBQ sauce. The sauce will thicken a little bit. These Crockpot Chicken Wings are the easiest appetizer of all time. These were fantastic, falling off the bone! I’m so glad you love the recipe as much as we do and tell your son THANK YOU! These sound SO AMAZING, Sally! I’m waiting to snap a few photos of our new house before we spill the beans . I do like the spice mixture that is used. Thank you Lauren for sharing the recipe. Cannot wait to try them this weekend. Any suggestions on how much? The crockpot might actually be the easiest method to cook chicken wings. Cook in the slow cooker on high for 2 hours. To heat, let the wings thaw in the refrigerator. Hi sally! Hi Kim, That would work perfectly. Join my FREE recipe club to receive fresh new recipes & chef tips! Please read my disclosure policy. Can I skip the broiling step? Pour that over your wings in a slow cooker, then press the on button. Who knew making chicken wings could be this easy. Thanks! We love them! If you don’t simply go to my homepage and scroll to the bottom of the the page and insert your email address. Can I season then the night before and then just put them in the show cooker the next day? https://www.yummly.com/recipes/barbecue-chicken-wings-crock-pot This book contains 700 slow cooker recipes. I’ve never done it but I bet it’ll be amazing. So, I’m not quite sure what came over me and why I wanted to eat chicken wings so so badly the other day, but that’s the reality of my life. If using frozen wings, they will produce liquid while cooking. I used fresh! This book contains 700 slow cooker recipes. Thanks for stopping by and I’m glad the chicken wings were a success. Get My Copy. Hi Lizzie, The success of this recipe is, in part, to the tenderness that comes from cooking the wings slow and low in the slow cooker. I am making these for the Super Bowl! I’m so glad this recipe is such a success for you. Have a great weekend and I hope you come back soon. Bake chicken wings for 15-20 minutes, flipping halfway. I guess it’s a little unclear to me from your answer, but can I put the wings in the slow cooker, with sauce, completely frozen? , Hi Chels! Have mine in the slow cooker now. Actually, we recommend buying them frozen because you’re more likely to find a drummies + wings combo frozen than fresh! Thank for this recipe! I’m taking these to church Sunday. These delicious mouthwatering Slow Cooker Chicken Wings are always a hit. Be sure to upload an image below & tag. Sandy, thanks for pointing that out for me. Hi Crystal, Sorry for the delay in my reply. Just a piece of meat if you ask me! If you use my homemade recipe that is linked to the post, 3 tablespoons should be great. I am a believer that anyone can cook and that dinner doesn’t have to be complicated. I made these tonight. Making them right now….they are so tender and smell so good, I cannot wait to try them!!! https://damndelicious.net/2014/10/01/slow-cooker-sticky-chicken-wings (Of course he requested enough for at least 5 of his friends!) I haven’t told yet! Show some more wing love with these chicken wing recipes: Chipotle Orange Chicken Wings (I’m always a sucker for the sweet/spicy combo), Maple Mustard Grilled Chicken Wings (perfect for grilling season!