What Is the Best Way To: Cook a Chicken?

This month is all about How To — we're giving you home hacks and tutorials for things you want to learn to do in the kitchen (and around the whole home). But we also want to tap into your own household intelligence, so every day we're going to ask your opinion on the best way to do something.

Today: The best way to cook a chicken! What do you think is the very, very best way to cook a chicken?

There are so many ways to cook a chicken: From a roast chicken Zuni-style to Jamie Oliver's braised chicken in milk to a straightforward poached chicken.

If you have to cook a whole chicken for eating tonight, or for meat to save, what is the best way to do it? Tell us your answer, and a few reasons why, too!


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