Behold the bacterial horror of a teddy bear made from raw chicken

When it comes to a “great family activity,” a few excursions come to mind. Amusement parks. Puzzles. Possibly a Renaissance Faire. But never in a million years would we come up with the Chicken Bear, apparently sold by “Maggie from Metairie” on Facebook Marketplace, billed as a “great family activity… can also make…

Finally, some good news: Forecasters predict cheap chicken wing prices through summer

As wings fans probably have noticed, wings mania sent their favorite appetizer’s prices skyward late last year. But now, Bloomberg reports, nationwide appetite for the chicken wing seems to have waned, so the snack is no longer as pricey as it once was. The previously high price led some restaurants and distributers…

Easy chicken paprikash might be the best dish my mom ever taught me

Depending on your mother’s kitchen prowess, you may or may not have treasured recipes of hers that withstand the test of time. I have many such recipes—see also: Linda’s cheap-wine sangria—but the one I most associate with my mom is her super-comforting, stick-to-your-ribs chicken paprikash. (Except, as suburban white…

Hainanese chicken rice may be nature's one perfect dish

Hainanese chicken rice may be the quintessential chicken dish, superior to any other—and I’m including fried chicken. While fried chicken is an easy dish to love, you can’t deny that the meat itself is little more than a conveyor of fried chicken’s main draw: crispy skin. The allure of Hainanese chicken, on the other…

Confirmed: KFC does not—we repeat, does not—use mutant chickens

The myth that the restaurant chain formerly known as Kentucky Fried Chicken changed its name because they can’t legally call their food “chicken” has been floating around for years, but Snopes is here to shut that shit down. It’s official: KFC is not serving you creepy mutant chickens in large colorful tubs.

Chick-fil-A on course to become the 3rd-largest fast food chain in the U.S.

A few years ago, Chick-fil-A was a p.r. manager’s nightmare, battling boycotts after its Christian COO Dan T. Cathy made statements in opposition to same-sex marriage. But today, Forbes and BuzzFeedNews point to a new Technomic report that says “Chick-fil-A could leapfrog Wendy’s, Burger King and Taco Bell by as early…