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Exotic Meats

  1. Menu Changes
    Eight Mile Creek Fights for the Right to Serve KangarooThe restaurant’s trademark kanga skewers are off the menu owing to a legal issue.
  2. NewsFeed
    Is It Tacky to Eat Reindeer After Christmas?It’s probably too late to order anything from U.K.–based Edible.com in time for Christmas, but if you want to ring in the New Year with some reindeer pate and a bottle of “lizard wine” (an aphrodisiac brandylike liquor fermented in a vat containing lizards) and then nurse your hangover with a Chinese tea that’s “picked only by specially trained monkeys,” boy is this the site for you! Giant toasted leaf-cutting ants — apparently the world’s largest, harvested in the Amazon by Colombian Indians — are said to have a “nutty, bacon-like taste,” and Mopani worms, a South African snack, are described as “an interesting addition to dinner parties.”