Baked Chicken Drumsticks, Buffalo-Style

Baked Chicken Drumsticks, Buffalo-Style

Hot sauce or Buffalo wing sauce coats these garlic baked chicken drumsticks. The chicken legs are served with ranch-style or blue cheese dressing.
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  • Serves: 6 persons



  1. Step 1

    Gather the ingredients. Pre Heat oven to 350 F.
  2. Step 2

    Line a large rimmed baking pan with foil and then place a cake cooling rack in the pan.
  3. Step 3

    Pat the chicken pieces with paper towels to dry thoroughly. Toss the chicken with the olive oil and garlic.
  4. Step 4

    Arrange the chicken legs on the rack and bake in the preheated oven for 30 minutes.
  5. Step 5

    Turn and bake for 20 minutes longer.
  6. Step 6

    Increase heat to 400 F and bake for about 15 to 20 minutes longer, until nicely browned.
  7. Step 7

    In a large bowl, combine the melted butter and hot sauce. Toss the hot cooked drumsticks with the sauce mixture.
  8. Step 8

    Arrange the chicken on a serving platter and drizzle with Ranch dressing or blue cheese dressing.
  9. Step 9

    Serve the drumsticks with more dressing on the side.