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This little-known tip is genius.
a rotisserie chicken cooker, a fancy grill, or a rotisserie spit to make epic roasted chicken that’s worlds better than rotisserie chicken from Costco I’ve perfected the rotisserie chicken dry rub, which can be made in big batches to use when you need it. Make a chicken (or two) on the weekend
And how good does that look? No one will know this only took you 10 minutes to make . Let me show you some other quick ideas. A chicken salad sandwich makes a great dinner paired with some tomato soup. An obvious, yet no fail way to use the rotisserie chicken is on taco night.
Whole Foods and Costco have sold Americans on the grab-and-go rotisserie chicken. Americans bought more thenin 2017, and if the internet’s archives — which are — are any indication, at least part of the draw (in addition to the ) is the ability to repurpose the chicken throughout the week, giving the you, eater, the perception that although you might be busy, but still have time to do a little bit of cooking.
In this new column, Eater Young Guns reveal their go-to chicken hacks. First up is Shuai Wang () of Charleston’s “untraditional Japanese” food truck Short Grain, who admits “I have a really bad guilty pleasure for rotisserie chicken.” Wang’s , Jackrabbit Filly, won’t have a supermarket-fresh roast chicken on the menu (it’ll essentially be an extension of Short Grain’s menu of rice bowls, with a Japanese raw bar added come dinnertime). But when it comes to how Wang eats one at home, he breaks that chicken down into at least four meals:
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Costco rotisserie chickens cost just in our store. One of everyone’s favorites, Chicken Pot Pie: Makes a lot, very savory and good , especially on a cold winters evening . We use the rotisserie chicken to make “street vendor” tacos. I spray my frying pan with Pam & brown corn tortillas on
“I don’t buy it too often, but when I do — insider tip, Costco has the best rotisserie chicken in the whole entire world. It’s $5, and there’s more bang for your buck at Costco than any other grocery stores. I don’t know what they sprinkle on it, but it’s just delicious. When I get it home, first thing I do is I eat the chicken wings.
Then I take off all the skin and take off all the meat. I save skin and bone and I’ll make stock with that, so I use it for soup or I’ll make ramen with it. Then usually I’ll pick off all the white meat, chop it up, and I’ll save it for chicken salad or I’ll make stir fry with it or curry. The leg, I’ll grill it up the next day. I’ve been super obsessed with chimichurri, and I add a ton of lime juice and fish sauce to it. I stretch it pretty far.”
The Perfect Chicken Sandwich Isn't Fried—It's Rotisserie-Style
And it's easy to replicate at home.
Ah, the famous Costco Rotisserie chicken . According to this WaPo series on supermarket rotisserie chickens , Costco sells over 50 million of them a year. You could make an entire cookbook with all the recipes online on how to stretch this bird into multiple meals… quesadillas, salads, soups
People love Costco ’s rotisserie chicken —so much so that the company is building a 5 million poultry processing factory in Nebraska, according to The factory, set to open next year, is meant to ensure that the chicken ’s price stays low. Thank goodness , because we’d be lost without this
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Costco is going to extremes to keep its rotisserie chickens at $4.99 .
At the back of Costco's stores, past the televisions, jewelry, jumbo-sized ketchup jugs and tubs of mixed nuts, is one of the retailer's most prized items: The rotisserie chicken that costs just $4.99. © David Paul Morris/Bloomberg/Getty Images Costco's $4.99 birds. The company sold more than 90 million rotisserie chickens last year. Cheap Kirkland Signature rotisserie chickens aren't only a quick way for families to get dinner on the table.