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Honey Mustard Drumsticks Recipe: Crispy, Juicy, and Flavorful!

These honey mustard drumsticks are the perfect balance of sweet and spicy. Give this recipe a try for a delicious and easy weeknight dinner!

We’ve got the secret ingredient to delicious chicken! Any ideas of what it could be? If you guessed that we’re cooking with honey mustard, then you’re right. Your entire family will be marching to the beat of a new drum once they get their fingers on these, flavor-packed drumsticks. And since this honey mustard recipe is so easy, and cooks up in no time at all, it’s easy to understand what makes it so popular!

What You’ll Need

1/2 cup Dijon-style mustard
1 teaspoon dry mustard
2/3 cup honey
1/3 cup light cream
1 tablespoon vegetable oil
8 chicken drumsticks (about 2 pounds)

What to Do

In a small bowl, combine Dijon and dry mustards, honey, and cream; mix until smooth.

In a large skillet, over medium-high heat, heat oil until hot, but not smoking. Add the chicken and cook 7 to 9 minutes or until evenly browned, turning frequently.

Reduce the heat to low and pour the mustard mixture over the chicken. Cover and simmer 25 to 30 minutes, until the juices run clear in the chicken.

Arrange chicken on a serving platter; stir the sauce and pour over the chicken. Enjoy!

Test Kitchen Tips

When preparing this dish, make sure you use dry mustard (not prepared mustard) along with the Dijon mustard. This will guarantee the most delicious results!

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Laura J. Boss

Meet Laura J. Boss, a passionate blogger and cooking enthusiast who loves to experiment with different recipes and cuisines from around the world. Born and raised in a small town, I grew up watching my mother cook and developed a keen interest in the art of cooking from an early age. After completing my education, I decided to pursue my passion for cooking and started my own food blog. My blog features a wide range of recipes, from traditional family favorites to fusion dishes that I have created myself. My blog has gained a huge following, with many of my readers trying out my recipes and sharing their own cooking experiences. When I am not cooking up a storm in the kitchen, I enjoy traveling and exploring new cultures. I believe that food is an important part of every culture, and love to learn about new ingredients and cooking techniques from around the world. Through my blog, I aim to inspire and encourage others to cook and experiment with different flavors and ingredients. I believe that cooking is not just about making delicious meals, but also about sharing love and creating memories with family and friends. Whether you are a beginner or an experienced cook, my blog has something for everyone. So why not give my recipes a try and discover the joy of cooking for yourself?