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Free-range Apple Fed Cockerel

Apple-fed for depth of flavour

Order today for delivery from early October

  • Whole cockerel
  • Fed on diet of apple and grain
  • Slow-grown for depth of flavour
  • Code: C700
  • Price per kg:
  • Item weight:
  • Servings: 8-10
 
£40.00

Succulent whole cockerel, fed on a unique diet of grain and apple for deliciously deep flavour. Enjoy this impressive centrepiece as part of a special festive dinner.

 

Cooking Instructions:
 
Cooking guidelines from defrosted: remove all packaging.

Ensure the bird is fully defrosted before cooking, pat dry with kitchen paper and allow to come to room temperature for at least 60 minutes.

Preheat the oven to 190°C / fan 170°C / gas 5. Weigh the bird then brush lightly with oil and season with salt and pepper.

Place the bird in a roasting tray and cook for 45-50 minutes per kg, basting occasionally.

Ensure the product is fully cooked and piping hot throughout, the juices must run clear when the thickest part is pierced with a skewer, check both the legs and breast.

Once cooked, remove from the oven, cover with tinfoil, and leave to rest in a warm place for at least 20 minutes.

Ensure product is piping hot throughout before serving.
Cooking appliances vary in performance, these are guidelines only.
Ingredients:
 
Made in a factory that also handles nuts.

Nutritional Information
 
(Typical per 100g)
  • Energy: 544 kJ/ 131 kcal
  • Fat: 9g, of which Saturates: 2.5g
  • Carbohydrate: 0g, of which Sugars: 0g
  • Fibre: 0g
  • Protein: 12.4g
  • Salt: 0.11g

Storage
 

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Storage: Keep frozen at -18°C or below
Defrost: Defrost in refrigerator overnight. Do not re-freeze once defrosted
Shelf life defrosted: Store in refrigerator and use within 24 hours