taste like chicken
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- Modern spices normally used in chicken lead to similar taste in exotic meats.
- The similarity of proteins in chicken and other meats makes a similar taste inevitable. The common food becomes the benchmark.
- (simile, humorous) Comically describes the taste of unique food, deriving humour from the idea that many exotic meats, from squab to rattlesnake, can taste like ordinary chicken.
- Ever had rabbit?
- Yeah. It tastes like chicken.