8 Finger-Lickin' Sweet Chicken Recipes

January 28, 2016

We don't have to tell you about the magic that happens when sweet meets salty, how the cloying sweetness of the sugar is both halted and lifted into a perfect balance by the savory side of things. In chicken, it's even better: The honey, sugar, and maple syrup in these recipes creates a sweet glaze that, when paired with the umami-packed chicken, makes for an irresistible pairing. It's the secret behind honey-glazed wings and sweet-and-sour chicken, all harnessed in one place:

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The Dynamite Chicken cookbook is here! Get ready for 60 brand-new ways to love your favorite bird. Inside this clever collection by Food52 and chef Tyler Kord, you'll find everything from lightning-quick weeknight dinners to the coziest of comfort foods.

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