On this week's 5 to Try, the Post wants your recommendations for best chicken wings in and around Johnson County. We bet we get a few nods to the Peanut's signature wings served up at its Mission location. Image via The Peanut in Mission's Facebook page.
It’s football season again.
And alas, though the Kansas City Chiefs can’t win them all, that doesn’t mean you still can’t guarantee a tasty watch party each and every Sunday (or Saturday, if the Wildcats, Tigers or Jayhawks are your thing, too.)
So, in this week’s Post ‘5 to Try,’ we’re asking for your top picks for a game day staple: chicken wings.
No matter whether you like your wings slathered in traditional buffalo sauce, or want some more adventurous flavors, like garlic parmesan or Korean barbecue, there are plenty of local wing places to choose from.
Johnson County, in fact, has seen a recent proliferation of new venues serving chicken wings pop up to compete with some hold go-to shops.
Where is it you go to stock up your TV table or tailgate trailer before the big game?
To send us your ‘5 to Try’ suggestions this week and each week after this, you can:
Hi! I'm Kyle Palmer and I'm the editor of the Blue Valley Post and the Shawnee Mission Post.
Prior to joining the Post in 2020, I served as News Director for KCUR. I got my start in journalism at the University of Missouri, where I worked for KBIA, mid-Missouri's NPR affiliate. After college, I spent 10 years as a teacher and went on to get a master's degree in education policy from Stanford University.
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