February 24, 2014

12 pets you can eat (with instructions!)

In this week's issue we ran a story about backyard chickens and what happens to them when their egg-laying days are over. This gallery illustrates other pets that you can eat, as well as recipes for cookin' 'em up! And yes, a cow can be a pet – just ask any farm girl.

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Recipe: Coq au vinvia
Recipe: Creole Turtle Soup
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Recipe: Cuban Style Roast Suckling Pig
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Recipe:  Roasted Duck with Chinese Steamed Buns
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Recipe: Slow cooker goat curry
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Recipe: Braised squirrel with bacon, mushrooms and pinot noir
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Recipe: Rabbit braised in Belgian ale
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Recipe: Spicy stewed beef with creamy cheddar grits
How much meat you get from an entire cow
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Recipe: Philipino fried rattlesnake
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Recipe: Crunchy alligator bites
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