March Mania Smart Chicken Wings Appetizer

Need a really simple, but absolutely delicious appetizer to serve during basketball season or any sports gathering in your home? Why not serve your family and friends Smart Chicken wings appetizer that will sure to please the pickiest of fans!

1 package Smart Chicken Wings and Drummettes

1 packet of Hidden Valley Ranch Seasoning & Salad Dressing Mix, not buttermilk (1 ounce)

3 Tablespoons all-purpose flour, or more, if needed

Preheat oven to 375 degrees F. Combine seasoning mix and flour in a gallon-size zip-lock bag. Shake the bag to evenly coat chicken. Bake Smart Chicken on a parchment-lined baking pan at 375F for 20 minutes. Remove Smart Chicken from oven and with a fork turn pieces over. Return to oven and continue baking for approximately another 15-20 or an internal temperature of 165 degrees F. Serve with your favorite dipping sauce. Serves 4.

Note: For dinner, you can use other pieces of Smart Chicken, just increase the flour and baking time if necessary.

Smart Chicken Wings Dipping Sauce:

1 cup mayonnaise

1/2 cup sour cream

1/2 teaspoon dried chives

1/2 teaspoon dried parsley

1/2 teaspoon dried dill weed

1/4 teaspoon garlic powder

1/4 teaspoon onion powder

Salt and freshly ground black pepper, to taste

In a large bowl, whisk together the mayonnaise, sour cream, chives, parsley, dill, garlic powder, onion powder, salt and pepper. Cover and refrigerate for 30 minutes before serving.