Gunieas for meat?

Discussion in 'Meat Birds ETC' started by PhoenixAngel429, Mar 31, 2011.

  1. PhoenixAngel429

    PhoenixAngel429 Chirping

    125
    1
    99
    Mar 24, 2011
    East KY
    I saw a few recipies for guniea fowl and I was wondering if anyone has tried it before and how do they taste?
     

  2. FlashPointFarm

    FlashPointFarm Songster

    1,891
    14
    198
    Jan 24, 2009
    Iowa
    A friend of mine has. He said it was like chicken, but all dark meat.

    Quote:
     
  3. mississippifarmboy

    mississippifarmboy collects slightly damaged strays

    We love it! I personally think it taste sorta between chicken and pheasant.
     
  4. ChickenAlgebra

    ChickenAlgebra Songster

    Mar 14, 2011
    It's like a gamey sort of dark meat chicken. It's good, very good.
     
  5. DelawareSilkie

    DelawareSilkie In the Brooder

    49
    1
    22
    Sep 8, 2010
    It's very rewarding. A mild gamey taste, and the meat can dry out very quickly when cooking/roasting etc so make sure to baste often.
     
  6. deleted
     
    Last edited: Jul 22, 2011

BackYard Chickens is proudly sponsored by