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Friday, January 31, 2014

Get Ready For Super Bowl Bingeing With The Great Chicken Wing Hunt

Posted By on Fri, Jan 31, 2014 at 4:30 PM

Maybe you're spending your Super Bowl Sunday eating something not deep-fried and coated in spicy sauce, but for me, there's one food to eat with football and that is chicken wings. (I'm not alone: an estimated 1.25 billion wings will be consumed on Sunday.)

Whet your palate for the fiery, messy, amazing finger food with The Great Chicken Wing Hunt, a charming recent documentary from first-time filmmaker Matt Reynolds that chronicles a ragtag group's quest to find the best chicken wings in America. The doc has a bit of history, a bit of pain, and a lot of mouthwatering wing shots. And good news: Just in time for this weekend's big game, the documentary is now available for free on Hulu. (You can also download it on iTunes.)

See also: It's Not Too Late: 7 Places to Order a Tasty Super Bowl Spread

If you can watch the trailer and not be seized with an immediate and all-consuming wing craving, you are made of stronger stuff than me:

THE GREAT CHICKEN WING HUNT trailer from Matt Reynolds on Vimeo.


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Anna Roth

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Anna Roth is SF Weekly's Food & Drink Editor and author of West Coast Road Eats: The Best Road Food From San Diego to the Canadian Border.

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