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Heritage turkey in New York or NYC??

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avocadolily Nov 8, 2013 10:55 PM

Anyone have good suggestions where to get heritage turkeys (authentic single breed ones) in the NYC-metro area?
If not, what good alternatives are there--I'm looking to try turkeys of a different taste profile & that are sustainable.

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    GaryUES Nov 9, 2013 01:54 PM

    I have gotten wild turkey several times from Ottomanelli UES. It's pricey and they're not huge, but they have more dark meat (which I like). BTW year-round you can get fresh off-the-bone turkey sandwiches--including darkmeat at the Viand coffee shop on Madison near 61st.

    1. Ttrockwood Nov 9, 2013 06:31 PM

      This article has a few resources in the city and brooklyn:
      http://www.newyork.com/articles/resta...

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        avocadolily Nov 29, 2013 09:17 PM

        Thanks! I got mine from Heritage USA ~

      2. chompchomp Nov 10, 2013 09:18 AM

        Clawhammer Farm is selling their fresh birds for $5 a pound with deliveries in Manhattan and Brooklyn the Monday before Thanksgiving: http://store.clawhammerfarm.com/produ...

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