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Craaaap (cooking question pls)

Posted by on Nov. 9, 2011 at 12:49 PM
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I am making pulled chicken sandwiches for dinner tonight.  I put the chicken breast in the crock pot on high at 9.   At 10:30 I realized I didn't plug it in. 0.o Grrrr...now I'm afraid it isn't going to be cooked in time.  I figured at least 6 hours to cook (I'm making 15 chicken breasts) and another hour or two to just let it sit in the bbq sauce after I shred it.  Now, I don't have time.  Should I boil the chicken in broth first then shred and bbq it? 

by on Nov. 9, 2011 at 12:49 PM
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mich.el.le
by on Nov. 9, 2011 at 12:52 PM

BUMP!

mich.el.le
by on Nov. 9, 2011 at 12:55 PM

BUMP!

MommySwiggles
by Platinum Member on Nov. 9, 2011 at 12:57 PM

You can put it on high for 4 hours and low for the rest.  That should work.

mich.el.le
by on Nov. 9, 2011 at 1:00 PM


Quoting MommySwiggles:

You can put it on high for 4 hours and low for the rest.  That should work.

I don't think 4 hrs will be enough with how much is in there??  It's probably about 12 lbs of chicken.

chiquis
by Diamond Member on Nov. 9, 2011 at 1:00 PM
Just set it on high for less hours.

Well depends what time you want it done by.
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MommySwiggles
by Platinum Member on Nov. 9, 2011 at 1:02 PM

Well setting it on high will cut your cooking time by about 2-3 hours.

Quoting mich.el.le:


Quoting MommySwiggles:

You can put it on high for 4 hours and low for the rest.  That should work.

I don't think 4 hrs will be enough with how much is in there??  It's probably about 12 lbs of chicken.




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mich.el.le
by on Nov. 9, 2011 at 1:02 PM


Quoting chiquis:

Just set it on high for less hours.

Well depends what time you want it done by.

It has to be done done by 6 but I'd like to shred it at about 3.  Will that much chicken cook in 4 1/2 hours?  If it was less chicken I wouldn't be worried about it.

artsygirl2010
by on Nov. 9, 2011 at 1:03 PM

it will be fine. if you are doing it with chicken breasts you cuold just put it on low not high, and it would cook in time. i use my crockpot all the time.

sweetnsassymami
by Ruby Member on Nov. 9, 2011 at 1:03 PM
i'd boil it. Thats alot of chicken lol
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chiquis
by Diamond Member on Nov. 9, 2011 at 1:06 PM
Yea I'd boil it then. Since it's so much.
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