Escargot farmers raise snails with love

For Stéphane and Nathalie Ferrat snails are a labor of love, not for the slimy gastropods they raise but for each other. . . . → Read More: Escargot farmers raise snails with love

Now you have family in France

When an escargot farmer sets a plate full of grilled snails in front of you and tells you to eat, you don’t refuse. . . . → Read More: Now you have family in France

I think I can eat snails now

The greenish juice from the snail’s shell slipped through the gaps between my fingers.

The juice was wet and sticky. Ew…! It’s like mucus.

I inspected my first snail, thinking I should just put this weird little creature back to where it should be: its shell. The snail at the tip of my toothpick . . . → Read More: I think I can eat snails now