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Gamey squab is a great splurge

Roast squabs

By Lisa Zwirn
Globe Correspondent / April 19, 2006

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For those who like rich, gamey-tasting meat, squab is the perfect bird for a splurge or celebration. The birds, technically young pigeons, are bred for their meat. Slightly bigger than Cornish hens, these pigeons aren't the same breed overrunning city parks. (Full article: 269 words)

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