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At Escargot World we work really hard to write educational and informational content about snail farming. Our mission is to encourage entrepreneurship all around the world and we would like to see many successful snail farmers starting and running their businesses. It’s a great opportunity in a very niche industry and small businesses improve the …

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How to eat snail caviar

Did you know that when snails mate, it can take hours to complete the act? Once everything is done and dusted, the snails lay only about 100 eggs in the soil. Snail eggs or snail caviar is usually served as an earthy, woodsy garnish for blinis, salads, or soups. It looks like little white pearls. Many …

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Nutritional Value of Snails

Snails are super nutritious – one could say they are a superfood. The are very rich in protein and very low in fat, therefore they make a very healthy meal. It is estimated that Escargots contain 80% water, 15% protein and 2,4% fat. Nutritional value of raw snails (per 100 grams): Water: 79 grams Protein: …

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Snail Festival in Spain

Have you ever been to a festival dedicated to eating snails? Foodie lovers can visit one of the many Snail festivals across Europe, or as French say it ‘Escargot’ festivals. It is truly a gastronomic experience one should definitely put on their bucket list. For some cultures eating snails is a regular thing of an …

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Snail Farming in the US

Ever wondered what the rules are for establishing a snail farm in the US? It’s quite complicated and you need to do a lot of research before committing to starting this business! It can be a very lucrative venture as there aren’t many snail farms in the US. You can read more about snail farming …

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Escargot Festival in France

You can visit a great snail festival in France – Bertric Burée’s snail festival. Every year in May visitors and locals alike enjoy a delicious feast in a small village in Dordogne where nearly 100,000 snails are consumed. Read more about the festival and history of breeding and eating escargots here For the exact dates …

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