Are you in the mood for some chicken wings? Then where else is there to go than Wingstop? But what sauces are on offer and what can you order? Well, here are all of your options.
So, what sauces does Wingstop have? Wingstop offers their wings in six different sauces. These are Original Hot, Spicy Korean Q, Atomic, Hawaiian, Mango Habanero and Hickory Smoked BBQ. They also offer a further three dipping sauces Ranch, Bleu Cheese and Honey Mustard.
And then there are the dry rubs too.
There are four of them in fact: Louisana rub, Lemon Pepper, Garlic Parmesan, and Brazilian Citrus Pepper.
But they are not sauces.
They pack and provide a lot of flavors, but they are dry by nature.
And at this point, you are probably wondering what each sauce is like and what to order?
Well, let’s take a look.
What Are Wingstop Sauces Like?
Below you will find an overview of each sauce at Wingstop, ordered in terms of their heat and spice. With milder sauces listed first:
- Hawaiian – The sweetest sauce on the menu and the most mild. It is also tangy. It’s a sauce with a fruity blend of island citrus with Asian flavors.
- Hickory Smoked BBQ – Bold, smoky, sweet and rich.
- Spicy Korean Q – A blend of sweet and spicy come together. This sauce combines ginger, garlic, Sriracha & crushed red pepper.
- Original Hot – Has a blend of subtle heat and tang – providing a flavourful kick.
- Mango Habanero – A sweet yet hot sauce.
- Atomic – The hottest sauce on the menu. Its bold and flavorsome.
What Is The Best Sauce At Wingstop?
The best sauce at Wingstop will depend on preferences, however, the Original Hot sauce and Hickory Smoked BBQ sauce appear to be the most popular and often touted as the best sauces on the menu.
If you are looking for one sauce and one sauce only, it’s hard to overlook the Original Sauce.
And the clue really is in the title.
This sauce is called Original or OG as it was the first sauce the restaurant chain tossed their wings with, and put them on the map!
It’s a highly popular choice and one that Wingstop is truly famous for.
From there, the Hickory Smoked BBQ is another well-favored sauce.
But what is best for you – well that’s going to come down to what you like.
So do give each sauce a try and see for yourself!
Wingstop Sauce Nutrition
|Wingstop Sauce||Serving Size||Calories||Fat (g)||Carbs (g)|
|Original Hot||Tossed On Wings||0||0||0|
|Spicy Korean Q||Tossed On Wings||10||0||2|
|Atomic||Tossed On Wings||0||0||1|
|Hawaiian||Tossed On Wings||10||0||2|
|Mango Habanero||Tossed On Wings||10||0||3|
|Hickory Smoked BBQ||Tossed On Wings||10||0||3|
|Ranch||3.25 oz cup||313||33||2|
|Bleu Cheese||3.25 oz cup||312||32||3|
|Honey Mustard||3.25 oz cup||367||33||18|
Atomic is the hottest sauce at Wingstop. It has a 5/5 heat rating. Comparatively, Original Hot has a 3/5 heat rating and Hawaiian a 0/5 rating. The next hottest sauce at Wingstop is Mango Habanero with a 4/5 rating on the heat scale.
Hi there. I’m Jeremy – a passionate food technologist with several decades in the food industry. With a love for sauces, food, and nutrition, I decided to create WeWantTheSauce. Here I share my experience, knowledge, and recommendations; from ingredients and recipes to storage all the way through to nutrition for every sauce imaginable.