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Are Snail Creams Effective?

The current trend in the cosmetics industry is to go back to the nature, back to the basics. And that means using natural and clean ingredients. Less is more and it’s also true for your skincare routine. “There is anecdotal evidence that proteins in snail slime have anti-aging benefits, and clinical trials have looked at …

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How to eat snail caviar

Did you know that when snails mate, it can take hours to complete the act? Once everything is done and dusted, the snails lay only about 100 eggs in the soil. Snail eggs or snail caviar is usually served as an earthy, woodsy garnish for blinis, salads, or soups. It looks like little white pearls. Many …

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Nutritional Value of Snails

Snails are super nutritious – one could say they are a superfood. The are very rich in protein and very low in fat, therefore they make a very healthy meal. It is estimated that Escargots contain 80% water, 15% protein and 2,4% fat. Nutritional value of raw snails (per 100 grams): Water: 79 grams Protein: …

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Snail Farming in South Africa

If you ever wondered if snail farming is a profitable business, we just found another great story of snail farmers making it happen! Learn more about what it is like to open a snail farm in South Africa. Before you dive into their story, you might want to check the short video about the little …

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Snail Farm in Vienna

Watch this interesting story of a snail farmer in Vienna. To quit your job and become a snail farmer is no easy task, but a very rewarding one if you do it with passion. Eating escargots has been an old tradition in Vienna – it was once a snail capital, but somehow growing and eating …

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