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To follow Tesco's cooking instructions?

(16 Posts)
HoneyDragon Sun 01-May-16 15:40:19

What do you reckon? grin

loveulotslikejellytots Sun 01-May-16 15:45:51

Fine if you like your chicken rare!

HoneyDragon Sun 01-May-16 15:51:30

Extra large chicken, 40 minutes on gas mark 5, surely it will be fine, the label says so grin

BuonoEstente Sun 01-May-16 15:52:07

Mmm slimy

NeedACleverNN Sun 01-May-16 16:09:09

Do it...then when you get ill you can claim compensation!

HoneyDragon Sun 01-May-16 16:17:21

I might be ever so slightly dead though?

NeedACleverNN Sun 01-May-16 16:21:43

I'll claim the money for you. Sorted

useyourimagination Sun 01-May-16 16:25:06

do you do it in a microwave?

disclaimer: I neither eat chicken nor own a microwave smile

BernardsarenotalwaysSaints Sun 01-May-16 16:26:33

I had a lamb joint from Tesco today 0.850kg cooks in 50 minutes according to the front, back of the packaging said exactly the same! It's a good job I actually do know how to cook!

TheUnsullied Sun 01-May-16 16:30:55

Everyone likes a bit of food poisoning wink

NeedACleverNN Sun 01-May-16 16:33:48

That's a bit worrying really.

I don't cook so would rely on instructions

HoneyDragon Sun 01-May-16 16:46:15

Needaclever that's ever so decent of you, fanks mate <touched>

Lonecatwithkitten Sun 01-May-16 16:49:15

Bernard I would cook your lamb joint in 46mins, 20 mins plays 13mins per pound so tescos would be right for nice pink lamb.

WhereYouLeftIt Sun 01-May-16 16:50:15

Blimey, even Delia's fast roast chicken is 45 minutes on gas mark 8 (and that's for a much smaller 3lb chicken).

I'm guessing, since there's a bit of the '6' missing on the bottom left of the number, there's also a '1' completely missing/unprinted in the 'hours'. But bloody dangerous, what if someone who didn't know better had bought that particular bird? Salmonella side orders all round.

NeedACleverNN Sun 01-May-16 16:59:32

I aim to please

HoneyDragon Sun 01-May-16 19:13:14

I tweeted Tesco, so they are on the ball in terms of killing their customer prevention <polishes halo>

It was clearly missing the one in the hour section. Anyhoo, I cooked it and lived. Sorry to all those who wanted compo wink

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