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Il Vinaio in Arizona Lets You Sink Your Teeth Into an African Lion

 - Jun 26, 2010   Updated: Aug 10 2011
References: dailymail
Cameron Selogie's restaurant Il Vinaio in Arizona is serving an uncommon dish: African lion burgers mixed with ground beef, served with chips and roast corn on the cob. Such burgers cost around $20 each, and Selogie is serving about 15 burgers a day.

Il Vinaio's lion burgers have drawn furious protests from animal activists, and Selogie is even getting threats from these protestors. Would you ever try a burger made with African lion meat?

Implications - These rare world class burgers, offered exclusively at Il Vinaio in Arizona, have gotten positive reactions from clientele, who can't deny the juicy goodness of a luxury dining experience like this one. While the food is an unconventional dining option, those adventurous enough to sink their teeth into one may be pleasantly surprised.