What Does Crocodile Meat Taste Like?

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According to BuyExoticMeats.com, the taste of crocodile meat is similar to chicken and frog legs. It also has a taste similar to birds in general, including turkey. The meat has a low fat content and is low in cholesterol; it is also tender and juicy.

BuyExoticMeats.com notes that the meat has a bland taste and requires seasoning. Cooks normally grill, roast or barbecue crocodile meat in the same way as other meats. Because of its natural origin, crocodile meat is organic with no additives or preservatives. According to The Philippine Star, it is also free of MSG and is said to be an aphrodisiac. Dishes that can be made with crocodile meat include tapa, sausage, bicol express and sisig.