Bat Wings with Swamp Dip

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  • 20 chicken wings (3 1/2 pounds)
  • 1/2 cup soy sauce
  • 2 teaspoons grated fresh ginger or 1/4 teaspoon ground ginger
  • 1/4 teaspoon crushed red pepper
  • 1 teaspoon five spice powder
  • 2 cloves garlic, minced

Swamp Dip

  • 8 ounces dairy sour cream
  • 3 tablespoons coarse ground mustard
  • Chives for garnish


  1. Wings: Place wings in a plastic bag set in a shallow dish.
  2. In a small bowl stir together soy sauce, ginger, crushed red pepper, five spice powder and garlic. Pour over wings. Close bag and toss to coat.
  3. Chill in refrigerator several hours or overnight, turning bag occasionally.
  4. Remove wings from bag, reserving marinade. Place wings on a foil-lined 15 x 10 x 1-inch baking pan.
  5. Bake, uncovered, at 450 degrees F for 10 minutes.
  6. Brush with reserved marinade (discard remaining marinade).
  7. Bake for 15 to 20 minutes longer or until chicken is tender and no longer pink.
  8. Serve with Swamp Dip.
  9. Swamp Dip: Stir together sour cream and mustard. Garnish with chives.