What is Chicken?
Chicken is in the poultry category, meaning it is a bird kept for its meat. Many parts of the chicken are used in food preparation. The breast, wings, thighs and legs are common parts of this bird used in cooking. When raw, chicken is a pale pink to darker shade of pink. The meat must be cooked before consuming and any cooking method can be used to thoroughly cook the meat, including grilling, roasting and frying.