FACT: people love chicken wings. On Super Bowl Sunday alone, Americans devour 1.3 billion chicken wings. Why do we love them so much? Is it their ability to mesh with just about any flavor combination? Maybe the plethora of sauce choices? Maybe the finger licking goodness that comes from eating with your hands? Whatever your reason for loving wings, we’ve created a list of Alpharetta spots to get your chicken wing craving taken care of!
1. Branch & Barrel – Crispy Texican Chicken Wings with Herb Sour Cream
For bold flavors and the perfect amount of spice, head to Branch & Barrel for their Crispy Texican Chicken Wings. These tasty wings are marinated in chili-lime butter before being tossed in a chili pepper and lemon zest dry rub. Both zesty and tangy, these wings are perfectly complemented by Branch & Barrel’s herb sour cream dipping sauce. Share this delectable appetizer with the whole table or order it for yourself – we won’t judge. Pro-tip: if you get chilly while sitting outside, you can ask for a blanket!
2. Brimstone Tavern – Jumbo Wings in Dragon’s Breath Sauce
Turn up the heat with Brimstone Tavern’s Jumbo Wings tossed in their signature Dragon’s Breath sauce. The Dragon’s Breath sauce packs more than enough flavor for most, but if you want even more heat, try their extra hot Devil’s Wrath sauce. Brimstone Tavern regularly offers gameday deals and specials, making it a perfect spot to fill up on wings while you watch the game.
3. Hudson Grille Alpharetta — Jumbo, Boneless or Cauliflower Wings
For perfectly tender wings in a variety of sauces, Hudson Grille Alpharetta can’t be beat. Their award-winning signature wings come either jumbo or boneless and are served in one of Hudson Grille’s 10 different sauces. The extensive sauce list includes classics like mild, medium, hot, and jerk, as well as Korean BBQ, Maker’s Mark BBQ, and Scorpion Stinger (caution: extra hot!). Vegan and vegetarian folks won’t feel left out thanks to Hudson Grille’s delicious cauliflower wings, which can be served in any of the restaurant’s signature sauces.
4. Smokejack BBQ – Mojo Smoke Wings
Satisfy your spice cravings with Smokejack BBQ’s Mojo Smoke Wings. These local favorites are tossed in Frank’s Red Hot as well as a house made pasilla pepper sauce for the perfect amount of heat. Pair your wings with a locally brewed beer and any of Smokejack BBQ’s authentic southern sides like collard greens, corn pudding, or mashed sweet potatoes for the ultimate soul food experience.
5. Coalition Food and Beverage – Grilled Chicken Wings
Coalition Food and Beverage touts an extensive menu of expressive American cuisine, and their grilled chicken wings are no exception. This flavorful appetizer features wood-grilled, chili-spiced, honey-glazed wings served with celery and blue cheese salad. Coalition Food & Beverage also offers a note-worthy cocktail, beer and wine list to elevate your wing experience.