Test Your Knowledge: Exotic Meats
We humans will devour just about any flesh we can get our teeth on. How much do you know about exotic meats?
If you butcher a raccoon it's important to avoid this body part?
Which kind of meat accounts for only one-thousandth of meat eaten worldwide?
Compared to beef, bear is known to be higher than average in what?
Which animal has the only genetically unaltered red meat remaining in the world?
Which of these animals has the lowest fat content?
Black bear meat reportedly has what overtones in flavor?
- bloody and metallic
- beefy and mellow
- sour and acidic
What is the average fat content of kangaroo meat?
Iguana is a popular meat in which country?
Which epidemic may have started due to humans eating chimpanzee meat?
What is isigaich?
- seal flipper
- fermented caribou foot-bone cartilage
- reindeer brains
What trait makes eating snake a challenge?
- many bones
- the sickening dirt flavor
If it's not cooked properly, bear meat can infect you with this well-known disease?
- Hoof and mouth
- Mad cow
Where are brown rats considered a delicacy?
To approximately how many countries does Australia export kangaroo meat?
Slovenians are famous for hunting which animal?
Cut the head off of which animal, otherwise it might bite you even when it's dead?
What is omasum?
- stomach compartment
- meaty section of spinal cord
- part of the pancreas
Which animal is legal to eat even though it's population has dropped by half in the past two decades?
Peruvians dress up which creatures in costumes before eating them?
Which animal is six feet tall but yields only 30 pounds of meat?
Which country has a large dog meat festival?
Which part of an otter yields the best meat?
Florida python meat is potentially dangerous because of what?
- high levels of mercury
- Huge pythons will strangle you.
- Their fangs are poisonous.
In 2014, Wal-Mart recalled donkey meat because it was tainted with this animal meat?
Which group of people sometimes consumes hedgehogs?
During the Depression, which animals were nicknamed Hoover hogs?
- feral pigs
Llama is especially popular in which country?
Which country recently debated about puffin hunting?
Which meat is frequently compared to a chewier version of chicken?
People catch which animals and then feed them good food to reduce their gamey flavor?