sheep

Food

Italy's Most Lit Food Festival Involves Boiling an Entire Sheep

You can eat whatever you want at the Pezzata di Capracotta, as long as it's mutton or lamb.
Giorgio Mininno
9.10.18
Comics!

'The Gateway to All Useful Knowledge,' Today's Comic by Matthew Thurber

In an attempt to find himself and make new friends, Groomfiend goes to a festival full of sheep.
Matthew Thurber
11.10.17
Animal Cognition

At Least Eight Sheep in the World Can Recognize Barack Obama

In a new study, sheep can pick out a celebrity face from a rando's.
Samantha Cole
11.8.17
wine

This Winery's Secret Weapon Is a Flock of 200 Sheep

"The more soil we build, the more carbon we pull from the air and store in the ground. Nature has given us a way out."
Chantal Martineau
7.12.17
Make this

Step Up Your Pasta Bolognese with This Lamb and Spinach Garganelli

A little lamb-on-lamb action courtesy of Gabe Thompson at L'Apacio.
VICE Staff
2.25.17
Travel

My Strange Winter with a Shaman in Kazakhstan

Photographer Denis Vejas documents the practices of one of the country's last Sufi dervishes.
Denis Vejas
11.30.16
Stuff

Watch Thomas Morton Castrate Sheep with His Teeth

On an all new episode of 'BALLS DEEP' we head to sheep camp in the Nevada desert to learn what it takes to be a rancher.
VICE Staff
11.10.16
clones

Dolly the Sheep Clones Are Ageing Just Fine

20 years after Dolly, researchers say cloned sheep are ageing healthily.
Alex Pearlman
7.26.16
Europe: The Final Countdown

Britain Is Going Back to the Dark Ages, So I Spent the Day as a Peasant

I ate a potato, tried to pray, and enjoyed the company of some sheep.
Joe Bish
7.1.16
england

How Margot Henderson Learned to Love 'Plain' British Food

British food’s plainness is its brilliance. Food that has a giving unctuousness, food that is cooked with love and also gives love—massaging you from the inside out.
Margot Henderson
5.10.16
farming

We Asked UK Farmers What Leaving the European Union Would Mean for British Food

As the UK votes whether to quit the EU in June, British farmers are divided over the impact this could have on their livelihoods.
Charlie Taverner
4.18.16
lamb

Why Mutton Actually Tastes Better Than Lamb

Mutton, the meat of an adult sheep, isn’t the tough old meat we spurn in favour of juicy lamb—it’s meat with added flavour. That’s according to the Lake District’s Herdwick sheep farmers.
Johanna Derry
4.7.16
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