Archive for March 2nd, 2011

Iguana Meat Most Likely Destined for Tamales, Seized at U.S. – Mexican Border

Wednesday, March 2nd, 2011

small logo RDCCulinary Tidbits . . .  26 kilos of the endangered Iguana lizard meat, mixed together with masa (corn meal dough), was confiscated by customs officials, it had an estimated value of $1500.

I ate grilled Iguana in Malaysia, many years ago before it was categorized as endangered, and I must say it was very good.

iguanaU.S. Customs photo