Smothered Southern Wings

by Belinda Jenkins
(Levittown, NY USA)


This is a recipe that I have recieved many compliments on. It is also one of my boyfriend's favorite recipes. When we first met, he (a butcher) was very much into Beef and of course, being a southern bread man - fried foods.

Well, that all changed when he met me. I enjoy an occassionl steak and I love my fried chicken and catfish, but I also reminded him of "OTHER" great recipes...

Smothered Southern Wings (Serves 2-4)
Ingredients
4 Large Turkey Wings (drums detached)
1/4 cup Water
1 tablespoon Olive oil
1/2 tablespoon Kosher salt or seasoned salt (use more if you wish)
1/2 tablespoon pepper (use more if you wish)
1 tablespoon granulated garlic (use more if you wish)
1 chooped scallion/spring onion (OPTIONAL)

Gravy/Sauce:
1/2 cup water
Drippings from cooked turkey
1/4 cup flour

Thaw wings prior to cooking.
Preheat over to 275° degrees.

Take all seasonings and combined into small bowl.
Cover wings with olive oils (using clean hands and/or gloves) and place in baking pan (do not stack wings)
Sprinkle seasoninng generously over Wings
When finished pour 1/4 cup water at base of pan with out sprinkling on turkey.

Bake wings for 5-6 hours - to desired tenderness.

When finished cooking take wings out of oven and let stand while you make the gravy.

Pour drippings from pan in sauce pan, add 1/2 cup water. Bring to medium boil and add flour slowly while stiring (with wisk) into pan. When flour is stirred to desired look (lumpy - not too much stirring), bring heat down to a low simmer for 1-2 minutes.

When finished drizzle over wings in current pan or place in new pan or plate and serve.

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Apr 27, 2014
i loved this smothered turkey wings recipe
by: Anonymous

I normally do not write reviews but I felt compelled to leave feedback regarding this recipe. I tried it today when my husband requested smothered turkey wings for dinner. This recipe is very simple but yet, it taste as though the recipe entails more. My smothered wings came out very good. My husband had two servings!!! Thank you so much for sharing this recipe!

Nov 24, 2013
Amazing Smothered Turkey Wings
by: Eleanor

After trying other recipies from various sites this is the winner. It's simple and basic. The meat falls right off the bone. Me and my family thank you!!!!!!!!!

Oct 13, 2013
some awesome smothered turkey wings
by: Erica

Cooking this as I write for Sunday dinner . I made it before this is my second time. These are very good. Thanks for the recipe!!

Aug 13, 2013
Family's favorite...OMG!
by: Danielle

Making this for my second time. My family loves this. Thank you so much for sharing. It's nice and easy. Maybe those who like peppers and onions can add that as well. Love it though!!

Mar 26, 2013
I am now a turkey wing lover
by: stephanie

I use to dislike turkey wings until I tried this recipe. OMG this is so good.

Nov 01, 2012
Great Tasting Smothered Turkey Wings
by: Ann

Mmmmm good. This was such an easy recipe to prepare
The turkey wings were so good that this is my new smothered turkey wings recipe forever !!! Thanks

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