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Would this bomb? Chix & Dumplings

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sasha1 Jun 12, 2009 02:13 PM

I bought a package (I think 20oz) of Dietz & Watson chicken breast at Coscto. The first time I bought it, I was loving the flavor, and just ate it straight out of the carton for about a week or so. This time, I don't know why, it doesn't taste as good. Much more similar to just your run of the mill deli chicken breast after its been sitting in the fridge for a few days.

I was thinking of making faux chix & dumplings. Browning up the rest of the deli meat (it's a week old - is that a separate problem?), tossing in some broth and veg, and making some quick flour dumplings for the top. I've always made it before with raw chicken that I poached, or rotisserie chicken leftovers. Would doing it w/deli meat totally suck?

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    Lenox637 Jun 12, 2009 04:01 PM

    Deli meat is only good for 5 days after purchasing or opening the sealed package.

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      sasha1 Jun 12, 2009 03:36 PM

      Really? Ok this idea is so bad, that no one will tell me how bad it is...

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        Cebca Jun 12, 2009 03:44 PM

        go for it! i'd eat it.

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