Beautiful Boy – Coca Cola Chicken Wings

In Beautiful Boy there is a charming yet, sad scene with Timothée Chalamet and Steve Carell meet at a café.  David is reminded of a simpler time when he taught Nic to say Coca Cola in Klingon.   Enjoy this recipe for qo’la’ ‘awje’ chicken wings.

AuthorTheGBYCategory, , , DifficultyBeginner

Coca-Cola Wings - The GBY

Yields6 Servings
Prep Time15 minsCook Time40 minsTotal Time55 mins

 2 lbs Chicken Wings
 2 tbsp Oil
 3 Ginger, slices
 1 Coca Cola, can
 1 tbsp Shaoxing Wine
 1 tbsp Dark Soy Sauce
 2 tbsp Light Soy Sauce
 1 Orange Peel, piece
 1 Cinnamon Stick
 Salt to taste

1

Wash and clean the chicken wings. Cut the wings at the joint, and pat the chicken dry with a paper towel.

2

In a pan add coca cola, Shaoxing wine, dark soy sauce, light soy sauce, orange peel and cinnamon stick. Bring to a boil. Reduce heat and simmer until reduced in half.

3

Preheat deep fryer to 375 degrees. Deep fry wings until golden brown and cooked though.

4

Coat the fried wings with sauce and serve.

Ingredients

 2 lbs Chicken Wings
 2 tbsp Oil
 3 Ginger, slices
 1 Coca Cola, can
 1 tbsp Shaoxing Wine
 1 tbsp Dark Soy Sauce
 2 tbsp Light Soy Sauce
 1 Orange Peel, piece
 1 Cinnamon Stick
 Salt to taste

Directions

1

Wash and clean the chicken wings. Cut the wings at the joint, and pat the chicken dry with a paper towel.

2

In a pan add coca cola, Shaoxing wine, dark soy sauce, light soy sauce, orange peel and cinnamon stick. Bring to a boil. Reduce heat and simmer until reduced in half.

3

Preheat deep fryer to 375 degrees. Deep fry wings until golden brown and cooked though.

4

Coat the fried wings with sauce and serve.

Coco Cola Chicken Wings

(Photography by: Mark Farinholt)

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