French 'losing taste for force-fed foie gras'


An opinion poll for a French animal rights group found almost half of those questioned support a ban on the force-feeding of geese and ducks.

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Jars of foie gras are flying off supermarket shelves as they usually do in the festive season, but could it be that the French, the principal producers and consumers of the delicacy, are becoming squeamish about the controversial gourmet dish, questions this report from The Guardian.