beaver

history

A History of Flavoring Food With Beaver Butt Juice

No, castoreum is not a cheap substitute for strawberries; it’s luxe, artisanal secretions from a beaver's rear end.
Nadia Berenstein
12.20.18
Religion

A BBQ Spot Is Serving Beaver to Bring in Customers on Lent

Brown is serving what he calls humanely trapped smoked beaver and he says sales have “almost doubled” over the past week.
Alex Swerdloff
3.1.16
beaver-bear

Bill Walton Commandeers a Glockenspiel, Mistakes a Bear for a Beaver

Bill Walton demands your attention. Also, there is a basketball game on.
Liam Daniel Pierce
2.12.16
Roadkill

I Ate Deer Roadkill and It Was Delicious

I recently attended an upscale version of the decades-old game dinners common in smaller New England communities, which offered the titillating promise of professionally prepared roadkill.
Rose Maura Lorre
12.1.15
earth

The Badass Beaver-Like Mammal That Outlived the Dinosaurs

Kimbetopsalis simmonsae isn’t bothered by cataclysmic asteroid impacts.
Becky Ferreira
10.5.15
Art

The Man with the World's Longest Tongue Uses It for Painting

"Art is an outlet for absurdity. My life is an outlet for absurdity. I'm not one to be very concerned with fitting in." - Nick Stoeberl
Beckett Mufson
9.17.15
Foraging

MUNCHIES Presents: The Roadkill Connoisseur

Whether it's beaver or pheasant, squirrel or penguin, roadkill connoisseur Alison Brierly has probably eaten it. She shows us how to use the bounties of the highway to make Southern-fried squirrel and squirrel pot stickers.
Alison Brierly
10.25.14