Roadkill: It's What's for Dinner (in Oregon)

Good news, Oregonians! You now have a new source for free-range, grass-fed, organic meat.
Jelisa Castrodale

This Berlin Burger Joint Is Serving Venison Currywurst and Pulled Boar

The brothers behind Hirsch & Eber grew up in rural Germany in a family of avid hunters, at a time when eating game wasn't considered fine dining. Nowadays, however, the trio do a brisk business selling boar burgers and venison-boar currywurst.
Diana Hubbell

MUNCHIES Presents: Young Hunters

In this MUNCHIES special, we follow a diverse group of young people around Amsterdam who have found surprising reasons to hunt for their own meat.
Duco Coops

A Nun Hunted and Killed a Huge Deer and the Internet Went Crazy

The Catholic Diocese of Erie, Pennsylvania proudly posted a picture on their Facebook page recently, not knowing what response they'd get. But when the photo of Sister John Paul Bauer—a nun and teacher at Elk County Catholic High School—hit the...
Alex Swerdloff

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

We Talked to the Vermont Chef Who’s Putting Roadkill on His Prix-Fixe Menu

Chef Doug Paine is working with a local water quality advocacy group and Vermont Fish and Wildlife to bring meat from local hunters—and local roads—to paying customers.
Wyatt Marshall

This White Guy Says He Was Discriminated Against for Ordering Mild Curry

Stuart Lynn was appalled to see the words "VERY MILD, WHITE PPL” written on his receipt for venison curry.
Nick Rose

Britain Is Eating More Deer Than Ever

Sales of game meat in the UK rose by nearly 10 percent last year, something market researchers put down to the growing popularity of venison. Soz, Bambi.
Phoebe Hurst

Dressing My First Deer Cut Me to the Core

While on a hunting trip in Germany, I got up close and personal with Franz Joseph—not the Austrian emperor, but a majestic old stag who lived his life in a deer park.
Isabella Rozendaal

Chef's Night Out: Zum Mond

Daniel Peters of Berlin's Zum Mond leads us on a culinary tour of the city, eating our way through fresh-from-the-hunt venison, cheesy spätzle, and a dish called "Dead Grandma."
Daniel Peters

Mississipi Wants to Feed Its Prisoners Deer and MREs

Future criminals, take note: Not every state treats its prisoners to maggot-infested meals served by corner-cutting contractors. In Mississippi, inmates may soon be dining on fresh venison instead of insect larvae.
Munchies Staff

Roadkill on the Railroad Means Free Dinner

We lived on the outskirts of Philadelphia, on the edge of a nature center. The deer there cause all kinds of problems: car wrecks, Lyme disease, destroying people's shrubbery. So my dad didn't feel at all bad when he could get a fresh one off the...
Aaron Kase