Honey Guinness Chicken Drumsticks

Prep Time 20 minutes
Cook Time 40 minutes
Total Time 1 hour
Servings 4
Calories 367 kcal


  • 8 chicken drumsticks (can use 8-12, as much as fits in the pan)
  • 1 red onion

Honey Guinness sauce:

  • 4 garlic cloves
  • 1/4 cup honey
  • 2 Tbsp Worcestershire sauce
  • 2 cups Guinness beer
  • Salt
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  1. In a large bowl, add pressed garlic, Worcestershire sauce, honey, and Guinness beer. Let Guinness foam settle down and slowly whisk ingredients together until combined. 

  2. In a large zip-lock bag, add chicken drumsticks and pour in the Honey Guinness sauce. Let chicken marinade for 15-20 minutes. 

  3. Preheat the oven to 375.

  4. Preheat an oven-safe cooking pan (or a skillet) over medium-high heat and add some canola oil for cooking. 

  5. Slice onions and add them to the pan. 

  6. Take out the chicken drumsticks and place them into the hot pan to sear. Sear chicken drumsticks on all sides for a few minutes. 

  7. Pour in the sauce, bring to simmer and transfer into the preheated oven. 

  8. Cook for 35-40 minutes, depending on thickness of drumsticks. 

Nutrition Facts
Honey Guinness Chicken Drumsticks
Amount Per Serving
Calories 367 Calories from Fat 126
% Daily Value*
Fat 14g22%
Saturated Fat 3g19%
Cholesterol 139mg46%
Sodium 243mg11%
Potassium 468mg13%
Carbohydrates 26g9%
Sugar 19g21%
Protein 27g54%
Vitamin A 70IU1%
Vitamin C 4mg5%
Calcium 36mg4%
Iron 1.6mg9%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.