Some tips on the best ways to freeze and defrost chicken products
Before you cook: Choose all your fresh meat last when you are grocery shopping. That way it will stay cool until you get home. Never leave chicken in a hot car or on your counter top warming up to room temperature. Keep it in in the coldest part of your fridge. We recommend you use [...]
Crescent chicken has less fat. Depending on your cooking method, you may want to keep the chicken covered in order to keep it moist, or add a bit more of your marinade. Remove the cover toward the end in order to brown. Crescent chickens taste better than other chickens you may have had because they [...]
The National Chicken Council forecasts the American per capita consumption of chicken at over eighty pounds a year. Wouldn’t it be a good idea if that eighty pounds was as good… and as good for you… as it can be? That’s why you need Halal chicken from Crescent Foods.
Did you know that most commercial chickens are raised in overcrowded chicken houses. The opposite end of the spectrum is “free range” where chickens are given access to the outdoors. Crescent chicken is neither. Our birds are raised in flocks, in roomy barns with plenty of sun and fresh air. Because they can move freely, [...]
On a frequent and regular basis, the Shar’i Zabihah Committee of Islamic Social Services conduct random inspection visits to Crescent Foods’ Slaughtering and Processing facilities to determine Halal compliance. They renew this certificate only after a thorough, certified inspection is complete. All Crescent products are certified to be pure Halal by the highest national standards [...]
Halal is an Arabic word that means permissible. Halal products are healthy, offering natural goodness for you and your family. Halal protein products should be made from humanely treated animals that are raised and processed in a gentle environment and clean conditions. If you are concerned about the highest standards from Farm to Fork, be [...]
It’s simply a fact that it costs more to raise chickens the way we do and to process them quickly, humanely, free from any kind of additive whatsoever. But the time and care we take results in finer flavor, less fat and better fiber. You could pay less for chicken that includes artificial ingredients, injected [...]