This snail farm, specialised in the Gros Gris variety, offers quite an instructive visit.
Did you know?
The farm is home to 150,000 snails
Boats used to travel with snails on board for food: low in fat, they kept a really long time
Snails are used for their medical and cosmetic virtues
Beetles is one of their predators
A delicious visit
The Gros Gris is the closest to Bourgogne snails taste-wise and the farm sells to Michelin star restaurants in the region. You can buy some from their sales counter (together with some Caracole beer) or join one of their gourmet table every 2 Sundays.
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