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Buffalo drumsticks with blue cheese sauce

8
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8
SmartPoints® value per serving
Total Time
35 min
Prep
10 min
Cook
25 min
Serves
4
Difficulty
Moderate
Add this delicious dish to your repertoire to keep the whole family nourished and happy. If you want more spice add some Tobasco sauce

Ingredients

Skinless chicken drumstick

520 g, (buy 8x120g legs)

Ground paprika

2 tsp

Dried onion

2 tsp

Sweet chilli sauce

¼ cup(s), (60ml)

Tomato sauce

2 tbs

Blue vein cheese

50 g, chopped

Buttermilk

cup(s), (80ml)

Instructions

  1. Preheat oven to 240°C. Line a large baking tray with baking paper. Cut two deep slashes, to the bone, diagonally into the thickest part of the chicken on both sides of the drumsticks.
  2. Combine the paprika, onion powder, chilli sauce and tomato sauce in a large bowl. Add the chicken and toss well to coat. Place the chicken on the prepared tray and spread with any remaining sauce mixture. Bake for 25 minutes or until cooked through.
  3. Meanwhile, using a small food processor, process the cheese and buttermilk until smooth.

Notes

SERVING SUGGESTION: Celery sticks, cut into batons, and steamed corncobs.TIP: The chicken is mildly spiced to suit the whole family. If you like some heat, add a little Tabasco or your favourite hot chilli sauce.