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Barry Aug 28, 2000 08:46 AM

Has anyone eaten grouse? I will have the opportunity to do so this fall when visiting London and am curious what to expect? Is it somewhat like a wild duck (dark meat, slightly gamey)?

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    Pepper RE: Barry Aug 28, 2000 11:43 AM

    If grouse is hung properly, it tastes like armpit. Glorious, nuanced, puddingy armpit--alive!--but armpit nonetheless.

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      john RE: Barry Nov 22, 2000 07:51 AM

      In college days I used hunt birds weekends,roasting them and taking them back to college.--they were tough,stringy,and with some bird shot.Nothing beats those chickens on the rotissere at the deli!!!!!

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