Today’s foodie culture, focus on healthy eating and changing demographics are leading some consumers to seek out more exotic and unusual meats to cook at home. The retailers that offer such items have become destinations for those customers. Click on the animal names to find out where each type of meat is sold and what types of consumers buy it.

Where it's sold: Dorothy Lane Market, Rouses Markets

Who's buying it: Foodies, adventurous eaters

Where it's sold: Dorothy Lane Market

Who's buying it: No one's asked for it yet



Where it's sold: BriarPatch Coop, Dorothy Lane Market, New Seasons Market, Rouses Markets

Who's buying it: Health-conscious customers

Where it's sold: BriarPatch Coop, New Seasons Market, Rouses Markets

Who's buying it: High-end customers, holiday shoppers



Where it's sold: Rouses Markets

Who's buying it: Hispanic and Muslim customers

Where it's sold: Dorothy Lane Market, New Season Market, Rouses Markets

Who's buying it: Health-conscious customers



Where it's sold: Dorothy Lane Market, Rouses Markets

Who's buying it: Adventurous eaters

Where it's sold: Dorothy Lane Market, Rouses Markets

Who's buying it: Foodies, adventurous eaters

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