Spicy Tex-Mex Drumettes Recipe

Marinated in a spicy lime and soy sauce mixture, these chicken drumettes come out full of flavor.

Spicy Tex-Mex Drumettes Recipe

How To Make Spicy Tex-Mex Drumettes

It will be hard to get enough of these chicken drumettes with a spicy rub of hot pepper sauce and other spices. Can you pass us the beer, please?

Prep: 2 hrs
Cook: 45 mins
Total: 2 hrs 45 mins


  • 20 piece chicken drumettes , or 10 chicken wings
  • 8 oz hunts tomato sauce
  • 4 tbsp hot pepper sauce , depending on how hot you want it to be
  • 2 tbsp oil
  • 1 tbsp lime juice
  • 1 tbsp soy sauce
  • 1 tsp garlic powder
  • 1/2 tsp ground cumin


  1. For marinade, in a bowl combine Hunt's tomato sauce, hot pepper sauce, oil, lime juice, soy sauce, garlic powder, and ground cumin.

  2. Place chicken drumettes in a bowl with marinade. If using wings, cut off and discard the tips. Cut wings at joints to make 20 pcs.

  3. Mix occasionally for 2-4 hours. Overnight is good too. Drain chicken reserving marinade.

  4. Place chicken on greased foil-lined baking pan. Bake at 375 degree oven for 30 minutes. Turn chicken over, and pour marinade over top.

  5. Bake for 10- 15 minutes more or until done.


  • Sugar: 1g
  • :
  • Calcium: 3mg
  • Calories: 69kcal
  • Carbohydrates: 1g
  • Cholesterol: 19mg
  • Fat: 5g
  • Fiber: 1g
  • Iron: 1mg
  • Potassium: 45mg
  • Protein: 5g
  • Saturated Fat: 1g
  • Sodium: 137mg
  • Vitamin A: 40IU
  • Vitamin C: 2mg
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