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Whole Wild Rabbit
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Delicious and versatile Whole Wild Rabbit makes an excellent choice.
If you're a little nervous about Game, wild rabbit is a brilliant entry-level option, more delicate than other feather and fur creatures but with a comforting 'chicken-like' flavour and texture that will convert even the most game-shy of cooks.
While a rabbit casserole is a thing of beauty, don't be afraid to expand your culinary repertoire, rabbit can be a lovely ingredient in salads, curries, pies and even bashed out into crispy golden schnitzels.
Wild Rabbit is one of the most ethical and truly sustainable ingredients we can harvest from the land. The wild rabbit population in the UK is a staggering number (estimates are around 40,000,000) and the damage that can be caused to crops, especially to small scale market gardeners, by over abundant rabbit populations, is huge.
Like everything in the countryside, it is all about balance and harmony. Traditionally rabbits were regularly harvested and were a popular nutritious meat. Our love affair with sustainable wild food has been replaced by factory farmed poultry and this has left us with a growing population of wild creatures and the knock on effects from more and more industrialised food systems. We are passionate about putting truly sustainable and ethical wild food back on our nations menus.
All our wild rabbits are harvested locally from farms, estates and National Parks in Devon and either ferreted or head shot which not only is the most ethical way, but greatly improves the quality. We age our rabbits in the fur to bring out the wonderful depth of flavour in the meat and improve the texture. Each wild rabbit is skinned and gutted and then blast frozen to lock in flavour and nutritional value.
Please note Whole Wild Rabbit is delivered to you whole and not butchered into pieces.
Wild British Rabbit.
May contain shot.
How to Roast a Rabbit
Season the rabbit and place it into a hot roasting tray.
Scatter over some fresh herbs such as bay, rosemary and thyme and a handful of bacon lardons.
Roast at 220C for 10 minutes. Turn over and roast for a further 8 minutes.
Leave to rest for 10 minutes before serving.
Explore one of our delicious seasonal recipes over on our Journal.
Arrives frozen. Store in the freezer.
Once defrosted cook within 4 days.
Standard Delivery (8am - 7pm, Tuesday - Friday) on orders under £75 is £5.95
Standard Delivery Highlands & Islands (2 day service) is £14.95
Crispy Rabbit Caesar Salad
A classic dish with a fresh seasonal approach. This recipe for Crispy Rabbit Caesar Salad will convert even the most fearful game eaters. Crispy rabbit that is so moreish, it will make you think twice about eating chicken, smothered in a creamy and tangy, classic Caesar dressing, you cannot beat it.
Organic Wild White Sourdough 800g Loaf
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