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Roasted chicken in the crock pot

will it come out OK frozen, or should I defrost it first?

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Ashlynnsmommy07

Asked by Ashlynnsmommy07 at 12:57 AM on Apr. 19, 2011 in Food & Drink

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  • Defrost it first. I took a class with a nutritionist, she said it isn't safe to put frozen meat in the crockpot....the center will spend too much time at an unsafe temperature, defrost it first and then put it in the crockpot.
    ohwrite

    Answer by ohwrite at 12:59 AM on Apr. 19, 2011

  • I always defrost chicken before cooking
    janet116

    Answer by janet116 at 12:59 AM on Apr. 19, 2011

  • Roasted chicken in a crockpot is an impossibility. When you roast you use dry heat
    adnilm

    Answer by adnilm at 1:04 AM on Apr. 19, 2011

  • It would be dangerous, unsafe temp. Roasting is done in oven, but if you want to cook it in crockpot, thaw it first!
    elasmimi

    Answer by elasmimi at 6:28 AM on Apr. 19, 2011

  • All meats put into a crockpot should be thawed out, no frozen meats. But I don't think you can use it to roast anything?
    weberbaby

    Answer by weberbaby at 10:47 AM on Apr. 19, 2011

  • I put frozen everythign in the crock pot and it always comes out wonderfully. But I agree it won't be roasted - it'll be slow-cooked.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 2:18 PM on Apr. 19, 2011

  • defrost it first so that it truns out good...
    shelle21

    Answer by shelle21 at 4:35 PM on Apr. 19, 2011

  • it will be cooked frozen or not just takes longer
    mom4allkids

    Answer by mom4allkids at 4:56 PM on Apr. 19, 2011

  • You can cook either way, but frozen takes longer. I always defrost my to cut down on cooking time.

    HomeAlone45

    Answer by HomeAlone45 at 7:13 PM on Apr. 19, 2011

  • Either way, just make sure the inside is completely cooked.
    SweetLuci

    Answer by SweetLuci at 7:52 AM on Apr. 20, 2011

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