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What Is a Stewing Hen?
The first time I saw a stewing hen was in the frozen section of my local Asian market. I was intrigued because I had never seen one before.
A stewing hen is a hen that is unable to produce eggs much anymore, or an egg layer that has been retired. Due to this, farmers normally have to cull them to make way for new egg layers. Using a stewing hen in cooking is a way to honor the entire life cycle of the bird, which I absolutely love.…