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    Default *fluff* Do you wash chickens before roasting?

    I always do, and its one of my most hated jobs, washing out that cavity makes me want to ... And if I get a splash in my face *yuck*. But I don't like the thought of cooking it without washing

    I just mentioned it too a fried and she said she has never washed one... It never occurred to her. And it never occurred to me not to lol.

    So do you?

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    Absolutely! It's all slimy otherwise

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    I hate it though so I make DF do it

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    Yep

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    No I don't. Didn't know people did!

    I can see reason for washing the outside, why the cavity?

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    Do you mean removing any left over guts? Or literally washing it with water on the inside?
    If its just removing the guts, yeah I would. At my last job I had to de-gut up to 120 chickens a day before stuffing them and salting them. Grossest thing ever. Makes me wanna vomit just thinking about it.
    If its washing it with water and all, umm, nope.

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    No, never! But I normally buy pre-marinated ones from Woolworths, so washing them would take all the yummy herbs and stuff off!

    I guess I would if I'd bought one that hadn't already been cleaned and prepared.

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    Yes I do.

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    Ummm.. no.


    why would you?
    It's all about to get cooked.

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    Just be careful as the splashes not only can get in your face but on the sink/other utensils/taps/hands etc and can be full of raw chicken juice which could be full of disease/bacteria - I just pat with paper Towell to get any moisture off


 

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