Knowing how to break down a chicken helps save money, makes for more flexible cooking, and doesn’t take any time at all. It’s one of those home cooking skills that, once you practice it, makes you wonder why you weren’t doing it all along!
Stacie Billis is the author of Winner! Winner! Chicken Dinner and a veteran food editor, on-air personality, and cohost of Didn’t I Just Feed You?!, the popular food podcast for parents. Billis’s recipes and non-judgmental cooking advice have been featured in dozens of publications including Parents, Every Day with Rachael Ray, the Washington Post, and Redbook. She also appears on national and local TV outlets including The TODAY Show, QVC, and Hallmark’s Home & Family to share her recipes and kitchen hacks with other busy home cooks.