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#3683522 - 06/04/14 12:32 PM Re: Turtle soup [Re: Poser]
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Registered: 08/22/06
Posts: 2663
Loc: Bartlett, TN

Glen Springs is the only "clean" water around that I can think of.
I'm hungry and tired. Don't poke my belly.

#3683685 - 06/04/14 04:04 PM Re: Turtle soup [Re: Crosshairy]
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Registered: 04/03/11
Posts: 6826
Loc: Shelby County, TN

I'm thinking as long as you don't have "Donatello" engraved on a board above its pool and a couple of play toys in there you would be OK purging for a week.

If I had a desire to cook one I wouldn't think twice about purging it.
Save the Little ones for the Little Ones.
Wine-Down Brewing and Winemaking

#3683876 - 06/04/14 08:42 PM Re: Turtle soup [Re: BamaProud]
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Registered: 09/08/12
Posts: 2231
Loc: Etowah Tennessee

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Some of the best meat I've ever eaten. If everyone had it prepared right turtles would probably be on the protected list. I try to stay away from the stained muddy waters. They bury up in mud constantly and you do have to wash em out. I catch bigger and cleaner turtles in clear 3ft of water and don't have to worry about the mud. I spray them off before I cut their heads off tho. Somebody asked about the taste of soft shelled and someone told me the other day that soft shelled are better tasting than hard shelled but I haven't tried them.
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