black grouse

Definition

Food

  • A game bird, Lyrurus tetrix. Shooting season in the UK 20th August (1st of September in parts of the south) to the 10th of December. hanging time 3 to 10 days. Drawn and trussed and roasted like chicken for about 1 hour. Sometimes called moorfowl, moorgame and moorcock in England adding to the confusion.
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