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Not sure what to serve with wings at a party? I've got you covered! Here you'll find the 38 best side dishes to serve with any type of wings - from healthy veggie sides to snacks, sauces and carbs. All quick and easy to make!
I love wings of any kind - from spicy chicken wings like buffalo wings, to Air Fryer Frozen Chicken Wings and Buffalo Cauliflower Bites - and often a side of blue cheese sauce will be all I need. But, sometimes, you need something more.
In this post you'll find everything you need for next time your serving wings at a party. Whether your creating the ultimate snack platter or looking for more traditional sides and sauces, you will find what you need in this post.
And best of all? While these sides are amazing for regular juicy chicken wings, they're also great with other chicken dishes like Oven Baked Chicken Tenders, Air Fryer Chicken Nuggets, Air Fryer Chicken Drumsticks and vegetarian options like Air Fryer Buffalo Cauliflower Wings.
Read on to find your new favorites - all categorized according to type of dish, and ordered based on how long they take to make.
Grab a few additional snacks and create the ultimate snack platter.
No prep and just 4 minutes of cooking is all you need to make cheesy delicious Air Fryer Frozen Mozzarella Sticks!
Chili Cheese Nuggets
Make Air Fryer Chili Cheese Nuggets with just a tiny bit of prep, and 5 minutes of cooking. Cheesy & spicy & 100% yummy!
Air Fryer Frozen Onion Rings are perfectly crispy and super easy to make with less than 10 minutes. of cooking.
Fried Feta Cheese
Stuffed Dates with Feta Cheese
One of the easiest appetizers ever, and always the first to finish! Stuffed Dates with Feta Cheese are sweet & salty & just plain delicious.
Bacon Wrapped Dates
This classic appetizer is a sure crowd pleaser! Bacon Wrapped Dates are sweet & salty with crispy bacon and soft dates.
Make pinwheels with cream cheese and jalapeños for a fun snack to serve alongside your wings. Easy to make with just a few ingredients!
Beer Corn Crack Dip
Beer-soaked corn is combined with salty cheese to create this creamy Beer Corn Crack Dip.
Buffalo Chicken Quesadillas
Buffalo Chicken Dip
For more spicy buffalo flavors, Instant Pot Buffalo Chicken Dip is the way to go! Just 10 minutes of hands-on "cooking" and then you have a flavor packed sauce to dip chips or bred in.
Bacon Wrapped Jalapeño Poppers
No snack platter is complete without jalapeño poppers! These are smoky, stuffed with 2 kinds of cheese and wrapped in delicious bacon.
These indulgent carbsy sides are exactly what you need to create an indulgent meal from your wings.
Fries are a great side for wings, especially if your serving them as a meal rather than a snack.
Whether you prefer classic french fries like Air Fryer Frozen French Fries or are more partial to Air Fryer Frozen Sweet Potato Fries or Air Fryer Waffle Fries they come out perfectly crispy and lightly seasoned with just a tiny bit of olive oil sand salt.
Sweet Potatoes with Cinnamon
Air Fryer Sweet Potatoes with Cinnamon are a great treat and an amazing flavor combo. Easy to make in just 20 mintues!
Looking for the best potato wedges? These Air Fryer Potato Wedge are it. Lightly seasoned with salt and a little bit of olive oil they come out perfectly baked.
The creamiest Mashed Potatoes are made with just potatoes, butter, salt and pepper. Without both milk and cream!
Store bought tater tots are fine - but Homemade Air Fryer Tater Tots takes your tot game to a whole new level.
This Creamy Vegan Potato Salad is a great way to lighten up your wing game. A classic potato salad made without mayonnaise, and with a nice spicy punch from Dijon mustard.
Mac and Cheese
This Simple Mac and Cheese without Flour is the easiest - and tastiest - Mac and Cheese you'll ever make. Just dump and bake, and let the oven do the work!
Baked Sweet Potatoes
Baked Sweet Potatoes are a great side for wings, and their sweetness perfectly comlements any spiciness. Serve as they are or top with butter, brown sugar, cinnamon or even marshmallows!
These twice baked potatoes from Pass Me Some Tasty are actually mashed potatoes stuffed in baked potato shells, delicious as they are or with any of the 4 different topping options.
Serve wings with a side of bread to mop up any leftover wing sauce.
Air Fryer Texas Toast is super easy to make and loaded with the best garlic butter.
Cheesy Garlic Bread
This Cheesy Garlic Bread is made with cream cheese for a super indulgent side that's easy to make at home.
Air Fryer Frozen Garlic Bread is the easiest way to get a nice garlic bread on the table in no time. A frozen garlic bread baguette is all you need!
30 minutes + overnight rise
This Turkish Bread is the perfect vehicle for getting the last of that barbecue sauce. No kneading necessary, and you can let it rise in the fridge overnight.
Cheddar Chive Biscuits
These fluffy Cheddar Chive Biscuits are loaded with flavor and perfect to soak up any leftover wing sauce.
Lighten up your wing party with a vegetable side dish.
Cucumber Yogurt Salad
This cooling Cucumber Yogurt Salad is perfect to balance spicy buffalo chicken wings, and quick and easy to make.
Shishito Peppers are a great snackable veggie to serve with wings, and all you need is 1 ingredient!
These Roasted Hokkaido Pumpkin wedges are a healthy side that's easy to prep and quick to make.
Switch up the potato chips with these Oven Baked Zucchini Chips - healthier and lighter and even tastier!
Wings are even better with one or two delicious sauces! Grab a couple from the list below and you are ready to go.
The easiest barbecue sauce you'll ever make is this 2-minute Gluten Free BBQ Sauce. Made with pantry staple ingredients!
Sour Cream Sauce with Avocado & Lime
Creamy & acidic, this Sour Cream Sauce is great for dipping wings in. It's quick and easy to make and a pairing for flavor packed dishes.
Avocado Lime Ranch
Avocado Lime Ranch is a lighter twist on a classic ranch that's easy to make and loaded with flavors.
Another twist on a classic ranch this Chipotle Ranch is spicy & smoky and a great pairing for wings.
Blue Cheese Sauce
A classic sauce for any type of wings, this Blue Cheese Sauce is quick and easy to make and all done in just 5 minutes. No cooking required, and no buttermilk either!
Another classic sauce for wings, and even better when made from scratch. This Ranch version is made without buttermilk and uses only simple ingredients.
This delicious, homemade hot honey infused with red pepper flakes is the perfect drizzle or dip for chicken wings. Adds both sweetness and heat!
This classic Vegan Guacamole adds great flavor and creamy texture to any dish, and wings are no exception. Make it spicier to serve with lightly flavored wings, or make it mor mellow to calm the heat of spicy wings.
This delicious Greek Yogurt Onion Dip is perfect for dipping wings in, and a bit healthier as it's made with yogurt. Serve with carrot and celery sticks for a complete healthy side!
Which recipe are you most excited to try? Let me know in the comments below and share what you're making on Instagram with the tag #alwaysusebutter!