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Where can I buy "real chicken" in Brooklyn??

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mrip541 Apr 16, 2011 05:44 PM

Even the organic, natural, free range chickens in the supermarket appear to be marinating in some kind of watery blood solution. Is there anywhere near prospect heights that sells chicken that wasn't abused and isn't swimming in water? I'm looking for something that might be described by misty-eyed retirees as "tasting like chicken is supposed to." Thanks for the help!!

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    sushiman Apr 19, 2011 03:36 PM

    At one of the live markets.

    1. chompchomp Apr 17, 2011 10:15 AM

      The Meat Hook in Williamsburg/Greenpoint has wonderful "real" chickens. I also hear that the Greene Grape in Fort Greene (and closer to you) has an excellent meat selection.

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      Greene Grape Provisions
      753 Fulton St, Brooklyn, NY 11217

      The Meat Hook
      100 Frost St, Brooklyn, NY 11211

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