Spicy Drumsticks

By AuntieBear

Let's heat things up with these tantalizing spicy drumsticks.

Spicy Drumsticks
Ingredients
  • Nonstick cooking spray

  • 4 chicken drumsticks (about 1 lb total), skinned*

  • 1/2 cup bottled picante sauce

  • 1 tsp bottled cayenne pepper sauce (such as Frank's Red Hot) OR

  • 1/8 tsp cayenne pepper

  • 1/2 tsp smoked paprika

  • 1/4 tsp dried thyme, crushed

  • 1 bay leaf

  • 2 tsp olive oil

Directions
  1. Lightly coat an unheated 3 or 3 1/2-quart slow cooker with cooking spray. Place chicken in the bottom of the cooker.

  2. In a small bowl combine picante sauce, pepper sauce, paprika, thyme, and bay leaf. Spoon over chicken in cooker.

  3. Cover and cook on low-heat setting for 6 hours or on high-heat setting for 3 hours.

  4. Transfer chicken pieces to a serving bowl. Remove bay leaf from sauce in cooker; stir in the oil. Spoon sauce evenly over the chicken. Cover and let stand for 10 minutes to absorb flavors. To serve, spoon 1 teaspoon sauce over each drumstick. Discard remaining sauce.


Nutritional Facts

Servings
2
Calories
209
Total Fat
9g
Cholesterol
98mg
Protein
27g
Carbohydrate
3g
Sugar
2g

chicken/poultry ultra-low-carb

4 replies

AuntieBear
AuntieBear 2013-02-05 23:05:26 -0600 Report

Argan, Picante is a type of hot sauce. It is a tomato sauce with soices, chopped green chiles, and chopped onions. It can be chunky like a salsa or more of a suace. It can be mild medium or hot. If you are still wondering about this, go to http://www.pacerecipes.com hope it helps.

Argan
Argan 2013-01-01 18:43:07 -0600 Report

Can anyone advise what is picante sauce? I live in Australia so I do not know what this is?

Thank you