Foster Farms releases new chicken line nationwide
May 11, 2017
by MEAT+POULTRY Staff
Baked chicken nuggets, tenders and fillets offer a new product from the company.
LIVINGSTON, Calif. – Foster Farms has announced the national retail launch of its baked, never-fried, product line. Some of the products include frozen, breaded, never-fried, Chicken Breast Nuggets, Chicken Breast Tenders and Chicken Breast Fillets.
Foster Farms Baked products are 100 percent natural with no artificial ingredients or preservatives. They are made with 100 percent white meat Foster Farms chicken.
"We wanted to bring great tasting, baked chicken products to the marketplace that deliver on taste, texture and quality ingredients, without the need for frying," said Foster Farms Group vice president of retail sales, Dave Hansen. "This Baked line is a real innovation for the category and initial reception by consumers has been outstanding.”
The fully cooked chicken varieties can be prepared in the oven or microwave with cooking times of about 20 minutes (oven) or less than four minutes (microwave).