What Kind Of Dinosaur Meat Would Taste Best?


“Much of the flavor in a cut of meat comes from its fat composition, and an animal’s diet contributes significantly to this. However, due to the average consumer’s taste for meat that is not too strong-tasting, it is more important to figure out what we don’t want the animals we consume to be eating. Dinosaurs that ate marine animals would definitely be off the list, not only for their fishy flavor, but also because the high amount of oil in fish would make the meat more susceptible to oxidation, which would give it a rancid taste. In fact, any carnivorous dinosaur would not fare too well in the supermarket. Most people prefer meat that comes from herbivorous animals — think cow, deer, bison — since animal fat found in a carnivore’s diet adds a significant amount of ‘gamey’ flavor. And some dinosaurs’ diets are far too unappetizing to consider… find out what kind of dinosaur meat would taste best?” w/ photos

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