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Here’s Why You Should Never Wash Raw Chicken Before Cooking It

By Karly Carpena
October 16, 2016

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This process, says Quinlan, is called aerosolization. It leaves your kitchen looking sorta like this – All that green stuff is the bacteria that goes flying when you wash raw chicken. Remember, bacteria like listeria lives on chicken in abundance and can actually kill you. Seriously, if listeria gets into your bloodstream you have a 1 in 5 chance of dying. Children, with their weaker immune systems, are at an even greater risk. So what’s the right way to clean your chicken before cooking it? Learn more on the next page…