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DragonTrainedByLucy Wed 03-Jun-20 13:05:39

I placed frozen chicken in water yesterday and put it in the Fridge to defrost.

Forgot about it last night, is it safe to eat tonight?

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DramaAlpaca Wed 03-Jun-20 13:06:38

It's been defrosting in the fridge, so yes it will be safe.

Aquamarine1029 Wed 03-Jun-20 13:07:35

If it's been in the fridge it's fine.

DragonTrainedByLucy Wed 03-Jun-20 13:08:48

Ok, even though the chicken was in the water, in the fridge?

Not just in water, out of water and then in Fridge?

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Aquamarine1029 Wed 03-Jun-20 13:09:26

It's fine.

DragonTrainedByLucy Wed 03-Jun-20 13:11:56

Thank you everyone!

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clockworklime Wed 03-Jun-20 15:46:11

Use your senses of sight and smell. If it looks dodgy and smells dodgy, avoid. If it doesn't, you're fine.

Ninkanink Wed 03-Jun-20 15:48:20

For future reference there’s no need to put the chicken into water if it’s defrosting in the fridge.

dementedpixie Wed 03-Jun-20 15:49:58

Why did you put it in water? Just put it in the fridge

EatDessertFirst Wed 03-Jun-20 16:06:17

If its in the fridge, it should be safe.

Why on earth would you put it in water? Thats just bizarre!?

Mollymalone123 Wed 03-Jun-20 16:10:57

It should be fine and even if it wasn’t and you couldn’t ‘smell’ anything bad then cooking it properly will kill off bugs

DragonTrainedByLucy Wed 03-Jun-20 16:22:25

Sorry, I put it in water to defrost it quicker as it was supposed to be for last night. However, there was a fly in the kitchen so then I popped it in the fridge and forgot about it!!

I am suffering from severe lockdown memory issues!

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