Bursting with savory flavor, our free-range silkie chickens provide everything you love about chicken on a more intense scale. Offering sensational taste and texture, silkies give a striking appearance to any plate. With blackish-blue skin, flesh, and bones, these birds are an excellent way to create something totally new while still providing a familiar flavor profile.
Featured prominently in many Asian cuisines, Silkie chicken, also commonly referred to as Black chicken, are a singularly unique variety of poultry. Covered in fluffy white feathers, these chickens look normal enough but strip back their plumage and you’ll find a completely black pigmented chicken. From its skin and nails to its flesh and bones everything on these tasty chickens has a dark, blackish-blue coloring.
Lauded for their rich, full flavor, Silkie's are traditionally stewed, braised, or added to soups, but are equally delicious roasted or fried whole. This relatively small bird weighs in at 2-2.5 pounds, making it quick and easy to cook. The perfect entree, each Silkie provides just the right amount for a generous portion for one or an intimate dinner for two. Sold in cases of ten, impress your guests, family, and friends, with the excellent taste and the striking appearance of our black Silkie chickens!