Emu Tacos and Ostrich QuesadillasNorth Carolina State Fair

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Where’s
the beef? Calling on some of North Carolina’s more exotic birds, NC State Fair
vendor Raintree Farms serves up emu tacos and ostrich quesadillas from one of
the most eye-catching booths on the scene (you can’t miss the 15-foot
inflatable ostrich head). “People want to experience something they may not
come across every day in grocery stores or restaurants,” says fair official
Andrea Ashby. “The fair gives them the freedom to be adventurous and splurge.”

Where: Raleigh, NC
When: Fair
opens mid-October.

Strangest State Fair Food

Emu Tacos and Ostrich QuesadillasNorth Carolina State Fair

Where’s
the beef? Calling on some of North Carolina’s more exotic birds, NC State Fair
vendor Raintree Farms serves up emu tacos and ostrich quesadillas from one of
the most eye-catching booths on the scene (you can’t miss the 15-foot
inflatable ostrich head). “People want to experience something they may not
come across every day in grocery stores or restaurants,” says fair official
Andrea Ashby. “The fair gives them the freedom to be adventurous and splurge.”

Where: Raleigh, NC
When: Fair
opens mid-October.

Tracy Wong [1] [1] http://www.flickr.com/photos/blazingfrost/

Strangest State Fair Food

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