Trade Descriptions and Diagrams for Chicken: Wing Breakdown

Trade Descriptions and Diagrams for Chicken: Wing Breakdown

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Trade Chicken Descriptions: Wing Breakdown

The whole wing consists of the drummette, the flat, and the tip.

  • The V-Wing is the 1st and 2nd segments.
  • 2-Joint Wing is the 2nd and 3rd segments.
  • Wing Drummette is the part that contains the humerus that attaches the wing to the body.
  • Wing Flats are the mid-joint pieces, the second segment of the wing containing the ulna and radius.
  • Wing Tips are the third segments containing the metacarpals and phalanges.

Images courtesy USDA.

Renee Shelton’s love for tri tip almost surpasses her love for cake. When she’s not tasting BBQ, she can be found at Pastry Sampler.

 

Renee’s love for tri tip almost surpasses her love for cake. Almost. Really, it’s a tough call here. When she’s not tasting BBQ and dipping in the sauce, Renee can be found at PastrySampler.com.

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