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Old 01-18-2005, 04:04 PM   #11
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Hi Caine,

This is the recipe that I have that is supposedly the original. Is this what you have too?

Buffalo Chicken Wings

2.5 lb chix wings
1/2 cup Franks RedHot Sauce
1/3 cup melted butter

Deep fry wings in hot oil (400 degrees) for 12 minutes until fully cooked and crispy. Drain.

Combine redhot sauce and butter. Dip wings in sauce to coat.

(for equally crispy wings, bake for 1 hour at 425 degrees or grill 30 min over med heat)

Variations:

Add one of the following to redhot/butter mix and heat thru...

Tex-Mex: 1tbsp chili powder, 1/4 tsp garlic powder

Asian: 2 tbsp teriyaki sauce, 2 tsp ground ginger
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Old 01-18-2005, 04:07 PM   #12
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while i prefer my wings deep fried, baked works well also, especially if you like them drier, and a tiny bit healthier. i also add a tbsp of powdered cayenne to my sauce to get the heat goin...
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Old 01-18-2005, 05:56 PM   #13
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I can get it in Eugene, and it is wonderful. I can use it comfortably whereas most hot sauces are too hot. This one is very hot but it does not remove a layer of skin on the tongue. I found it on the top shelf in the sauce department and I even had to ask about it because I did not see it. Maybe it is there and just missed like I missed it.
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Old 01-18-2005, 06:25 PM   #14
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.......another good one is Louisiana Original Hot Sauce. It is almost identical to Franks.
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Old 01-07-2009, 06:38 PM   #15
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Hello, i know this is a late response I have just joined discuss cooking and I noticed that you posted you have the original recipe for franks and was wondering if you could post it again thanks so much
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Old 01-07-2009, 06:52 PM   #16
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"Frank's" is definitely my "go to" sauce for general hot sauce use. Terrific on eggs, in sauces, on sandwiches, on pasta casseroles, etc., etc. Tasty & "just" hot enough without being incendiary.
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Old 01-07-2009, 07:21 PM   #17
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Hello, i know this is a late response I have just joined discuss cooking and I noticed that you posted you have the original recipe for franks and was wondering if you could post it again thanks so much
Scroll up. It is in this thread (post #11).
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Old 01-07-2009, 07:52 PM   #18
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I love Franks. I put it in chili, enchiladas, my own chicken sandwiches, chicken nuggets dipped in ranch and also in my deviled eggs.
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Old 01-11-2009, 03:51 AM   #19
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Yeah Franks is the original hot sauce used for Buffalo wings as Marm said. the actual Buffalo sauce is just Franks and melted butter. franks is an OK sauce, but don't kill yourself trying to find it. There are much better hot sauces out there. If you have a BJ's or other warehouse type store you could try looking there. they might have large bottles of Franks.
I think GB is absolutely right. Franks is good sauce, and I prefer it over most, but be careful, Overhype will definately result in a letdown. I get it in large containers at Sams club. (our local "warehouse" store)
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Frank's has also come out with a specific "wing sauce" in addition to it's regular hot sauce. It's okay, but not as spicy as when you make your own from Frank's & melted butter. I've used it occasionally if I'm making batches of wings in different flavors & just want an easy "basic" batch to add to the group.
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