Fajita Chicken Wings - a southwestern twist on hot wings with a bite of lime. Whole 30 appetizer that also makes a great paleo dinner recipe.
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Fajita Chicken Wings

These fajita chicken wings are whole30, paleo, and a healthy option for a game day treat.
Course Appetizer
Cuisine American
Keyword chicken wings, fajita
Prep Time 2 minutes
Cook Time 50 minutes
Total Time 52 minutes
Servings 4 pound wings
Calories 215kcal
Author Randa Derkson

Ingredients

  • 1 lb chicken wings or drumettes
  • 1 lime
  • 2 tbsps olive oil extra virgin
  • 1 batch fajita mix see below

Fajita Mix

  • 1 tbsp chili powder
  • 1 1/2 tsps cumin
  • 1 tsp paprika
  • 1/2 tsp garlic powder
  • 1/2 tsp pepper
  • 1/4 tsp cayenne¬†
  • 1/2 tsp salt

Instructions

  • Preheat oven to 400F.
  • Combine fajita ingredients in a small bowl, set aside.
  • In a large bowl add the chicken wings, juice of a lime, fajita mix, and olive oil. Coat and stir.
  • Transfer to a greased baking pan.
  • Bake for 30 minutes, turn and finish for another 20 minutes.

Nutrition

Serving: 1serving | Calories: 215kcal | Carbohydrates: 3g | Protein: 11g | Fat: 17g | Saturated Fat: 3g | Cholesterol: 47mg | Sodium: 370mg | Potassium: 178mg | Fiber: 1g | Vitamin A: 20.3% | Vitamin C: 6.4% | Calcium: 2.6% | Iron: 9.2%