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Tesco British Butter Basted Whole Chicken 1.5Kg

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  • Red tractor

£5.00(£3.34/kg)

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Guideline Daily Amount Summary

  • Energy

    784kJ
    188kcal
    , 9%of your GDA
  • Fat

    10.6g, 15%of your GDA
  • Saturates

    3.0g, 15%of your GDA
  • Sugars

    0g, 0%of your GDA
  • Salt

    0.4g, 7%of your GDA

of the reference intake*
Typical values per 100g: Energy 627kJ/150kcal

Description

Fresh Class A butter basted whole chicken with added water and seasoned with herbs. Without giblets.

Why wait until the weekend for a roast? Our oven ready whole British chicken is so easy to cook, simply roast in the bag for tender chicken and less mess at mealtimes. This succulent centrepiece is basted with butter and seasoned with herbs for full on flavour and a completely fuss free family meal. Serve this low fuss family favourite with traditional trimmings and try our five star rated Real Food Yorkshire puddings recipe. For a crispier skin try basting with the cooking juices after opening the bag. Return to the oven and cook for a further 5 10 minutes. Click on the Recipes tab at the top of this webpage to see our Real Food chicken recipes with ingredients you can add straight to your basket. Our Tesco chicken is sourced solely from British supplying farms which meet the Red Tractor standards along with our own strict Livestock Codes of Practice. These chickens, are reared in houses with windows that provide natural daylight. In addition, they are also provided with environmental benefits such as bales and perches. Studies have shown this type of enrichment improves the activity and wellbeing of the birds. For recipe inspiration and to see how we work with farmers visit realfood.tesco.com.

Information

Ingredients:

Chicken (90%), Water, Dextrose, Butter (Milk), Salt, Herbs, Maltodextrin, Flavouring (Milk)

Allergy Information:

  • For allergens, see ingredients in bold.

Storage:

  • Keep refrigerated between -2oC and +4oC.
  • Not suitable for freezing.
  • Packaged in a protective atmosphere.

Produced in:

U.K.

Instructions:

Not suitable for microwave cooking.

Oven:

Temperature:Fan 180°C, Gas 6, 200°C

Time:1hr 25 minutes

Instructions:Place chicken in its bag on a baking tray in preheated oven. Cook for 1 hr 25
mins. Remove from oven and carefully open bag by cutting down front with a
knife or scissors. Take care when opening the bag as steam will escape. The
chicken is cooked if the juices run clear when the deepest part of the flesh is
pierced with a thin skewer. If the juices are pink continue cooking until they
run clear. Remove from oven, cover with foil and rest for 10 minutes before
serving.
For crispier skin baste with the cooking juices after opening the bag. Return
to the oven and cook for a further 5-10 minutes.

Cooking Precautions:

All appliances vary, these are guidelines only.
The chicken is cooked if the juices run clear when the deepest part of the
flesh is pierced with a thin skewer.
If the juices are pink continue cooking until they run clear.

Preparation Guidelines:

This product is fully prepared and can be cooked in its packaging. For best
results we recommend cooking in the bag. Do not pierce or open before cooking.

Number Of Uses:

5

Freezing Guidelines:

Not suitable for freezing

Recipes:

Sticky Chantenay carrots and parsnips recipe

http://realfood.tesco.com/recipes/sticky-chantenay-carrots-and-parsnips-with-map
le-syrup-and-mustard-glaze.html

300g Chantenay carrots, 300g peeled parsnips cut into batons, 2tbsp olive oil,
3tbsp maple syrup, 1tbsp grainy mustard, ½ an orange, zested and juiced

Preheat the oven to gas 6, 200°C, fan 180°C. Place the carrots and parsnips in
a large roasting tin in a single layer, drizzle with olive oil and season.
Roast in the oven, turning occasionally, for 30 minutes. Remove from oven.

Mix the maple syrup, mustard and orange juice and zest in a jug and pour over
the semi-roasted vegetables. Return the veg to the oven and roast for a further
10-15 minutes or until caramelised and sticky.

Serves 6. 10 mins to prepare and 45 mins to cook.

Warnings:

Take care when opening the bag as steam will escape.

Net Contents:

1.5kg e

Name and Address:

Tesco Stores Ltd.,
Welwyn Garden City AL7 1GA,
U.K.

Healthmark:

UK 3011 EC

Nutrition

Nutrition
Typical Values100g as sold125g serving
Energy627kJ (150kcal)784kJ (188kcal)
Fat8.5g10.6g
Saturates2.4g3.0g
Carbohydrate0g0g
Sugars0g0g
Fibre0g0g
Protein18.4g23.0g
Salt0.3g0.4g
*Reference intake of an average adult (8400 kJ / 2000 kcal)--

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