About Tara Austen Weaver

When not hanging out with butchers and ranchers or pursuing a childhood dream of roaming the pampas plains with Argentine cowboys, Tara Austen Weaver spends her days writing about food, travel, adventure, art, and the environment. Raised vegetarian, she still doesn't understand why there is no chicken in chicken-fried steak. You can follow along with her other musings at TaraWeaver.com.

Butcher

The Butcher and the Vegetarian

After vegetarian Tara Austen Weaver is told by her doctor to eat meat for health reasons, she embarks on a year-long adventure with butchers, cowboys, and ranchers.

Daily Subscription

Enter your email address and get all of our updates sent to your inbox the moment they're posted. Be the first on your block to be in the know.

Preview daily e-mail

Weekly Subscription

Hate tons of emails? Do you prefer info delivered in a neat, easy-to-digest (pun intended) form? Then enter your email address for our weekly newsletter.

Preview weekly e-mail