Make Buffalo Wing Sauce at Home - Quick, Easy Recipes

Buffalo sauce is a unique combination of pepper, spices, vinegar and butter. The amount of cayenne pepper varies and commercial varieties come in various degrees of 'heat' or spiciness. Buffalo sauce probably originated in the town of Buffalo as a sauce for fried chicken. It is a very versatile sauce that is suitable for a wide variety of fried, grilled, barbecued food dishes, including fish, seafood, chicken, beef pork and even salad dishes. There are many variations to try in the following collection of recipes. The sauce keeps well in the refrigerator, but the sauce is so good it will not last very long. Enjoy!

Classic Hot and Spicy Homemade Buffalo Sauce

Ingredients

Method

Melt the butter in a small heavy saucepan or deep pan over moderate heat. Then, stir in the remaining ingredients and whisk well to blend the flavors. Heat the sauce and simmer without boiling. Set aside to cool and then transfer to a container for storage or jug for serving. 

Buffalo Chicken Wing Sauce

Ingredients

Method

Combine the salt, garlic powder, cayenne pepper, Worcestershire sauce, vinegar, butter and hot sauce in a small saucepan. Heat the mixture and simmer while stirring, but do not boil. Whisk thoroughly and then remove from the stove and set aside for use.

Rich and Spicy Buffalo Sauce Recipe with Honey

Ingredients

Method

Whisk together the rice vinegar with the hot sauce. Add the the sweet paprika, chili powder, the smoked paprika, the salt, the onion powder and the cayenne powder while whisking. Stir through the honey, Worcestershire sauce and cornstarch. Add the remaining ingredients and simmer briefly without boiling.

Buffalo Wing Sauce Recipe with Tomato Sauce, Beer, Mixed Herbs and Spices

Ingredients

Method

Melt butter and dissolve the brown sugar in a small pan over moderate heat. Add the hot sauce and tomato sauce and combine well. Then, while stirring add the onion powder, white pepper, garlic, chili powder, oregano and salt. Add a dash of beer (or vinegar) to taste. Stir while simmering, without boiling the mixture.





A good, hot and spicy sauce makes fried chicken wings a delight. Learn to make classic buffalo sauce at home with these recipes
A good, hot and spicy sauce makes fried chicken wings a delight. Learn to make classic buffalo sauce at home with these recipes
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Buffalo wings is a grest party food. Learn to made a classic hot and spicy buffalo sauce at home
Buffalo wings is a grest party food. Learn to made a classic hot and spicy buffalo sauce at home
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Rich, spicy and creamy buffalo sauce adds to the appeal of grilled or fried wings and other meat dishes
Rich, spicy and creamy buffalo sauce adds to the appeal of grilled or fried wings and other meat dishes
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Pepper and spices make buffalo sauce a must for parties and when watching football finals
Pepper and spices make buffalo sauce a must for parties and when watching football finals
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Adding fresh herbs adds intrigue to your homemade buffalo sauce
Adding fresh herbs adds intrigue to your homemade buffalo sauce
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