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ajb05854 Feb 5, 2012 05:36 PM

Can you get a raw one anywhere?

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    lemons RE: ajb05854 Feb 5, 2012 05:37 PM

    Petsmart?

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      hill food RE: lemons Feb 6, 2012 07:21 PM

      HA! I dunno aren't there hillbilly sources for raccoon and 'possum sometimes at Soulard? might ask if they can get groundhog or nutria (good luck and smirk)

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        hill food RE: hill food Feb 7, 2012 01:39 AM

        but seriously, why not go with rabbit, also a small, lean vegetarian rodent and just bard it carefully? (believe me when I say I spend hours, HOURS poking around the freezer and fresh sections of Jay and other non-mainstream markets and have never seen it)

        the only real answer is at Lambert you can get a ticket to Peru, but you cannot get there directly from here. you'll have to change, in AtLANta (couldn't resist an old SNL/Billy Crystal ref)

        although http://www.slashfood.com/2006/12/01/p...

        veracity? who knows.

    2. Teague RE: ajb05854 Feb 9, 2012 07:38 PM

      Haha, I think cuy is pretty clearly DIY in all o the Midwest. Starting at petsmart and ending in yr frydaddy, delicious. :)

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