|The best part of this was the house blend sauce, pictured on the right|
Sunday, February 20, 2011
House blend sauce is a winner, different story for the wings at the Old Port
I decided to go for wings at the Old Port last Thursday, I’ve heard a few people mention it as a good spot for wings. The wings are $0.35 on Thursday’s and Friday’s after 4:30 and must be ordered in batches of a dozen. They have six different sauces to choose from – mild, medium, hot, barbeque, honey garlic or house blend Old Port Sauce.
I ordered two dozen with hot and house blend on the side. The wings arrived and looked fairly average, no feathers, cooked and a light breading (I actually ordered wings from somewhere before and they really had a few feathers on them, I’ll save that story for another day). They were a pretty good size, crispy, not overly breaded, some of the chicken had a darkish tinge to it and they tasted a bit greasy.
However, I really have to say the house blend sauce was the best part. It wasn’t overly spicy at all and had a real familiar flavor to it, I don’t really know what it is but I do know that it is delicious, and possibly one of the best sauces I’ve had. If you’ve ever tried it let me know your thoughts on what it might consist of, I may have to smuggle a bunch of sauce out of there sometime and take it to someplace with better wings. I’m going to have to rate these wings a 3/5, but that house blend sauce would get a 5/5 if I rated wing sauces, I’d really recommend trying it sometime.