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by 993 · September 16, 2013 at 9:48 PM

I recently got some cubed frozen goat meat on sale from my local Middle Eastern market, my brother and I are both excited to try it, but I've heard that cooking goat meat can be tricky because unless you cook it slowly at a low temperature unless... (more)

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pinkwerewolf 0 · September 16, 2013 at 9:48 PM

Pressure cooker with a tomato base, onions, potatoes, and season. A packet of Taco seasoning actually adds wonderful flavor, and if you want the meat to be a little bit richer and break down right, add some apple vinegar and or some red wine.... (more)

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by 820 · January 22, 2013 at 3:25 AM

i bought a bunch of goat milk, butter, and cheese last night for my calcium needs and i've found that i don't feel foggy and congested after consuming it. does anyone here consume goat products and are they usually safer for people with casein... (more)

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Fang 0 · January 22, 2013 at 3:25 AM

"for my calcium needs" It worries me when people say that. Most don't realise that dairy is a poor source of calcium. The dairy industry has been claiming for decades that you "need" their product. People believe it, and the research just isn't... (more)

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by 0 · January 02, 2013 at 6:51 PM

Not a question but we were ordering a bundle of meat from our local butcher and happened to ask about goat, they said that they have it in stock and carry it as a standard item. It's local, pastured and grass fed; you can visit the farm if you'd... (more)

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Matt_11 0 · January 02, 2013 at 6:51 PM

Most goat, however, is imported to the US.

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by 700 · December 03, 2012 at 1:50 AM

Both in terms of environmental concerns and individual health concerns, what do you think is the best red meat? Obviously grass-fed is best, but is grass-fed beef better than lamb or goat or bison which is rarely factory-farmed to begin with?... (more)

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Robin_10 0 · December 03, 2012 at 1:07 AM

Not really an answer, but most bison are grass-fed/grain-finished, unfortunately.

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by 7559 · October 04, 2012 at 11:45 PM

I have finally found a small farm for raw goat milk and bought a share. I can barely stand it I'm so excited. We're planning on drinking it of course but...I want to make yogurt, ice cream...maybe...cheese? I think there is too little fat for... (more)

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Matt_11 0 · October 04, 2012 at 11:45 PM

Chevre: http://www.culturesforhealth.com/how-to-make-chevre

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by 142 · September 22, 2012 at 2:34 PM

Does anyone know of a supplier for organic and/or properly-raised goat meat and organ-meat for sale in BKK?

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by 120 · August 19, 2013 at 6:44 PM

i am located in bloomington, indiana....i am looking for raw goat's milk however i can only find raw cow's milk...does anyone have any recommendations as to how I can find raw goat's milk other than realmilk.com i checked the website but nothing... (more)

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Rockin_hippie 0 · August 19, 2013 at 6:44 PM

Not sure if you are still looking, but I recently found raw goat's milk at the Bloomington farmer's market. There is a family that has made it available for "animal use only." I prefer the goat's milk as well as it is more easily digested by... (more)

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by 476 · August 24, 2012 at 10:51 AM

? it should have some probiotics and stuff that might help. I cannot stomach fermented foods or probiotic caps but i can stomach raw goats milk. I could possibly combine raw colostrum to add benefit? thoughts/suggestions

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surfin_on_a_rocket_ 0 · August 24, 2012 at 10:31 AM

Could be the casein in cows milk you're allergic to rather than the lactose (both goat and cow milk have lactose).

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by 264 · August 21, 2012 at 11:33 AM

The (hard) raw goat cheese that I buy at my local grocery store often starts to mold (just a tab bit) a day or two after purchasing. Should I just eat the small specs of mold or stay away from it? I know I'm going to survive if I eat it and I... (more)

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Joseph_S_ 0 · August 21, 2012 at 5:56 AM

If you don't mind the taste, eat it. If it tastes bad, don't eat it. If it tastes great, go buy some more.

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by 1776 · August 12, 2012 at 8:44 PM

Doing this all on Droid so.bear with When I.go.to.the halal mkt what cuts of lamb and goat are the leanest and least fatty? What cuts can be prepared quickly in a cast iron pan? What cuts can be easily prepared in an electric slow.cooker? Gratzi! (more)

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HuntingBears 0 · August 12, 2012 at 8:44 PM

why do you want lean meat?

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by 0 · July 21, 2012 at 3:14 PM

I am not paleo. I just thought this would be a good place to ask. I have chronically elevated lipase levels and cutting back fat is the only way I can manage it. I also get greasy stools a lot after fatty foods. I have been using coconut oil as my... (more)

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by 1181 · March 31, 2013 at 12:25 AM

http://www.mtcapra.com/caprotein/ There are a few companies out there offering this. I don't tolerate whey well, but powders are great in a pinch and while on the road (I travel for sports a lot). Anyone tried these with any success? (more)

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DillyD 0 · March 31, 2013 at 12:25 AM

I've been using Paleo Pro, it has zero whey or milk for that matter. It seems really simple and just egg and beef based. It tastes super good too, its not gritty or chalky at all. paleoproproducts.com I purchased my 2 bags from... (more)

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by 160 · August 23, 2012 at 4:07 AM

Where I live I can't get raw cow milk, as far as I know. However, in the grocery store I can find good quality goats milk (low-fat and whole varieties). I know there are different benefits to goats milk, like being better for those who are... (more)

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Matt_11 0 · June 17, 2012 at 1:28 PM

If you're lactose intolerant, goat milk and cow milk will produce the same result. I know, folks swear up and down that they cure the lactose intolerance when switching from cow to goat, but that makes no sense; lactose is lactose no matter the... (more)

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by 5111 · May 28, 2012 at 2:35 AM

I've gotten a little tired of the same old beef stews I've been making so I've decided to take the plunge and get some goat from the local halal store. Does anyone have a great goat stew recipe? I've googled it and seen plenty out there. Which... (more)

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Lady_Arwen 0 · May 28, 2012 at 2:35 AM

Any Indian style lamb curry can be adapted for goat. Goat curry with Indian spices is delicious! Slow cooker or pressure cook. Marinate with turmeric, salt and lemon ideally for 4 hours at least (24-48 hours even better)! Google and you will get... (more)

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by 669 · April 13, 2012 at 10:50 AM

I know this is a very specific question, but it's difficult to figure out! I've heard the beef here is often grain-finished (depending on rainfall and the seasons), and this is a selling-point for many suppliers. But what about lamb/goats? On... (more)

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peter_5 0 · April 13, 2012 at 2:40 AM

Woolworths & Coles - will be grain finished. Local butcher - ask. They are all going to be different. Any good butcher will be able to tell you. Go to the Sydney markets and ask, I can guarantee that you will find 100% grass fed no worries... (more)

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by 850 · March 27, 2012 at 2:40 PM

I bought some goat belly at 99 Ranch last night and figured I could google a recipe for goat belly curry or something similar. But my google skills failed me, and I couldn't find a recipe. Does anyone have some tips for goat bellies? Does the skin... (more)

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greymouser 0 · March 13, 2012 at 2:18 PM

Chocolate, cinnamon, and capsacin peppers go very well with goat. Consider a cocoa powder and ancho chili rub, and then braising it in red wine/port. Yum! I make goat fairly regularly, and except for the occasional steak I get, I tend to braise... (more)

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by 841 · March 05, 2012 at 6:11 PM

I live in the country/ major farming area and have often wanted to take advantage of large pasture acreage and raise some kind of animal. I am really keen on a goat, as you can also milk them. The anticipated benefits are saving money (living off... (more)

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syrahna 0 · March 04, 2012 at 5:18 AM

Have you spent any time around dairy animals? It's a real commitment. I grew up with cattle and have been around a lot of livestock (beef, dairy, sheep, pigs, goats, 4-H, vets in the family, never ate meat from the store, the whole shebang) - and... (more)

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by 3737 · August 09, 2012 at 4:06 AM

US Wellness doesn't seem to sell goat meat. Suggestions for where else to buy it?

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Beth_WeightMaven 0 · December 22, 2011 at 5:52 PM

Eat Wild has a list of farms that ship. Looks like there are a number of folks that sell goat.

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by 658 · August 14, 2013 at 4:13 AM

So we just got three goats butchered for market yesterday, and it looks like I'm going to get to keep the offal. I have three hearts, three livers, and three tongues. Does anyone have any suggestions of how I can cook it and make it palatable?... (more)

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Eddie_1 0 · August 14, 2013 at 4:13 AM

I have made what we call machito. It's all the organ meat plus the lungs cut into 1 1/2" pieces, seasoned with whatever spices you desire (I have use a salsa made with chili pequin) and oregano. Then wrap this in the calfat (not sure if spelled... (more)

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by 15 · September 20, 2011 at 12:55 PM

I have just bought external goat fat from butcher. It's pure fat in creamy white color. I don't know how to use it. Can I make Tallow or just melt it when cooking or frying?. Here in Sri Lanka, they use only for flavoring soup and... (more)

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Bread_Eating_Beelzebub 0 · September 20, 2011 at 12:55 PM

Yeah, I use it a lot. I don't imagine you have crock pots in Sri Lanka because they didn't have them in Europe. I usually use mine for fat rendering, but if you don't have one you can use this method since it's pretty much the same as tallow. I... (more)

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by 1181 · October 28, 2011 at 7:15 PM

Has anyone tried using goat milk/cream/cheese instead of cow's milk? I am super sensitive to dairy products made with cow's milk, but seem to tolerate goats' milk products quite well. I also found a wesbite:... (more)

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dzone 0 · October 28, 2011 at 7:15 PM

I follow blood type protocol, as an O goat milk is an avoid. Had it last night out of boredom and am constipated today. D'Adamo's work is the most accurate in explaining who can eat dairy and who can't.

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by 453 · July 12, 2011 at 3:52 PM

I bought some goat from Ranch 99 (frozen), as well as heard of goat in some mexican supermarkets in the area. Lamb also (from Australia) I've seen at Costco and Ranch 99. From what I've read Australian lamb (and New Zealand) are both grass... (more)

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luckybastard 0 · July 12, 2011 at 3:52 PM

i buy the American Lamb brand and i don't think it's totally grassfed. when compared with the new zealand and australian lamb i eat, it's less gamey, fattier and clearly from a bigger animal. tastes awesome, though and i prefer the taste of it to... (more)

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by 494 · April 30, 2013 at 3:41 PM

Ever since I committed to a mostly Paleo diet one of I've been eating goat yogurt regularly and grass fed butter regularly with pretty good results. Recently though, after hearing many people rave about greek yogurt (and seeing what seems to be a... (more)

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jesuisjuba___paleorepublic_com 0 · June 29, 2011 at 12:32 AM

Hmm.. I wonder if it's because they strain Greek yogurt so its a more concentrated product? Protein levels would be higher than the Goat I would think. There are specific proteins, alpha-casein, alpha s1-casein and beta-casein, that are known to... (more)

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by 3512 · October 13, 2011 at 8:40 PM

If so, why would it be better?

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pamipoi 0 · May 18, 2011 at 6:02 PM

Barring an allergy to casein, goat's milk is not as good as cow's milk for babies and young children due to the fact that it lacks folic acid and is low in vitamin B12.

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by 387 · May 20, 2011 at 11:19 PM

So far as I can tell, there seem to be no recorded cases of "mad sheep" or "mad goat" disease (prion growth, you know what I mean...), but I wanna make doubly sure with everyone. Does anyone have any data on this, or are we to believe that goat... (more)

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Matt_1 0 · May 20, 2011 at 11:19 PM

Sheep and goats can catch as prion disease similar to mad cow disease. This is called Scrapie. It has been known since the 18th Century and effects sheep in Europe and North America. An atypical form of scrapie has recently been identified due to... (more)