Snail Race in England

We have never heard of this before, however it has been regularly happening since 1960s! A snail race where snails have to travel a short distance. The world record is 2 minutes! Snails move so slowly because they get about by using tiny muscular contractions called pedal waves, according to National Geographic. Instead of speeding away […]

Snail Cream

snail cream

Snail Creams have recently risen to popularity, especially in the quest for the magic ingredient that will keep your skin looking forever young. What exactly snail creams consist of that makes them so special? Helix aspersa muller glycoconjugates or what is normally called snail slime, or snail secretion. It doesn’t sound appealing, however snail slime […]

How to Eat Snails

Escargots are something special in the world of cuisine and therefore it is to be expected that the way we eat them is also quite something else. You are absolutely right if you think there must be more than one way to eat snails – depending on the type of escargot dish of course! The […]

How to sell snails

snails market lisboa

Sometimes you might be wondering how can you sell your snail produce, where to find buyers, how to keep the relationships going, the clients happy and how to reach an even larger audience. It has never been easier to reach your potential buyers than now, with internet connecting the world. Below you can read about […]

Rare lefty snail

rare lefty snail

Two rare ‘lefty’ snails brought together have produced their first offspring and more than 170 baby snails have hatched, just six months after the story of Jeremy the ‘lefty’ garden snail was broadcast. Two potential mates were uncovered for Jeremy by a snail enthusiast in Ipswich and a snail farmer in Majorca and sent to the […]

How to produce snail caviar

Watch this short video of how Dominique Pierru produces snail caviar, adding a unique flavour of rosemary and salt. The French entrepreneur takes the production of snail caviar very seriously, and the price of snail caviar reflects the hard work and precision invested into it. You can too produce your own snail caviar by setting […]

Snail Food

snail recipe

Escargot recipes are on the rise as the next popular dish for chefs! Snails can be used in so many different forms and can taste very differently as appetizers, soups, main courses, in a sauce, side dish, salad or in a dessert. As the demand for escargots rises, snail recipes are evolving every day and really, there […]

Escargots de bourgogne

escargot de bourgogne

Escargots de bourgogne is the most common worldwide recipe of preparing escargots originating from French region of Burgundy. Snails used in this recipe are also known as ‘Burgundy snails’. This is Helix pomatia species of snail, or so called Roman snail, Apple snail. This dish is almost as famous as escargots themselves. The main ingredients are […]

Escargot

Helix pomatia

You might be wondering Is eating snails really that popular? Many people are still thinking of snails as pests, that crawl around and destroy our beautiful vegetable gardens, and they are right – they can be a menace, but they can be a delight too. With high numbers of snail-lovers and constantly growing, it is likely they will become […]