Of Late up to 30% of the weight in meat and Chicken is brine. Brine is typically saltwater injected in meat and chicken to increase the weight. Resulting in the enduser paying more!
A lot of people do not know what this means.
in the event of buying a 1.6kg full chicken – it might look big, in fact it might cover the full dish. Once its done cooking, it shrinks half in size.
This is due to the Brine Content.
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At Natural Meat we do not inject BRINE!