How To Defrost And Refreeze Chicken Properly So It’s Safe To Consume

Food experts bust the myth about food safety and refreezing chicken

Chicken is a notorious offender when it comes to food safety and is usually cited as the culprit when you have an upset stomach.

It’s meant we’ve often just binned the lot if we haven’t had time to cook up that recently defrosted chicken, be it chicken wings and drumsticks or a whole roast chicken.

However, it’s actually entirely safe to refreeze your thawed chicken in the right conditions.

Here, food experts Fran Abdallaoui and Pamela Clark from The Australian Women’s Weekly tell us everything we need to know about defrosting and refreezing chicken: