Sriracha Honey Chicken Legs Recipe

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Ryan Published: February 8, 2021 Modified: July 14, 2021
Sriracha Honey Chicken Legs Recipe

How To Make Sriracha Honey Chicken Legs

Baked for a healthier dish, this Korean-style chicken legs recipe serves crispy chicken tossed in honey-sriracha sauce for a sweet and spicy kick.

Preparation: 15 minutes
Cooking: 50 minutes
Total: 1 hour 5 minutes



  • 2lbschicken legs,skin removed
  • 2tbspolive oil
  • tspground thyme
  • tspgarlic powder
  • 1tspground paprika
  • 1tspsalt
  • 1tspground black pepper
  • 3tbsphoney,raw
  • 3tbspbutter
  • 2tbspsriracha sauce
  • tbspsoy sauce


  1. Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F. Line a baking sheet with aluminum foil.

  2. Combine the chicken legs, olive oil, thyme, garlic powder, paprika, salt, and pepper in a large bowl.

  3. Mix in the chicken legs until coated, then arrange on the baking sheet.

  4. Bake in the oven for 45 to 50 minutes until an instant-read thermometer inserted near the bone reads 165 degrees F.

  5. Combine the honey, butter, sriracha sauce, and soy sauce in a saucepan over medium-low heat, then cook and stir for about 5 minutes until the butter is melted and the sauce is smooth.

  6. Pour the sauce into a large bowl. Transfer the chicken from the baking sheet to the bowl using tongs, then toss until coated with sauce.

  7. Serve warm and enjoy.


  • Calories: 679.65kcal
  • Fat: 51.70g
  • Saturated Fat: 16.33g
  • Trans Fat: 0.49g
  • Monounsaturated Fat: 22.20g
  • Polyunsaturated Fat: 8.71g
  • Carbohydrates: 15.26g
  • Fiber: 0.57g
  • Sugar: 13.06g
  • Protein: 38.10g
  • Cholesterol: 233.82mg
  • Sodium: 624.53mg
  • Calcium: 32.02mg
  • Potassium: 533.78mg
  • Iron: 2.05mg
  • Vitamin A: 151.38µg
  • Vitamin C: 1.03mg
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