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Friday 27th November 2015
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Why can't you cook a frozen chicken?


Why can you cook ready meal chicken straight from the freezer, but have to defrost a just chicken before cooking?
Barry, Essex


** Definitive **
Name: Ashleigh, Streatham
Qualification: I've had salmonella
Answer: The pre-prepared chicken meals have already been cooked. The full chickens are raw and need to be cooked to nuke the bacteria in the meat.