How to defrost chicken

How to defrost chicken safely

To avoid food poisoning it is essential that food be defrosted safely before use. It is especially important to know how to defrost chicken safely. Why is this step so important? There are two issues to consider when  defrosting food, both of which will affect the quality of the food once prepared and, more important, add a risk of food poisoning to whoever eats the food. If you want to know how to defrost chicken and other foods, read on. The first issue is if the food is not properly defrosted.  For example, joint of meat or poultry may that is not properly defrosted may appear ready to cook from the outside, but the meat at the may still contain ice crystals. This means that, after following the cooking instructions for a de-frosted piece of meat of that type, the … Read more