"The Perfect Baked/Grilled Chicken Wings" Preheat oven to 450 degrees Bring a large pot of half water half chicken broth to boiling. Boil 8-10 minutes. Remove to drain on a wire rack.(to reduce fat allowing for quicker crisping in the oven) Season the wings DRY seasoning, salt, pepper, garlic powder, onion powder, etc. Bake wings on a sheet pan for 30 minutes, then turn wings over and cook the other side for another 10 minutes. Remove to a large bowl and toss in your favorite sauce.