The Butcher & Larder Now Taking Thanksgiving Turkey Orders

By Chuck Sudo in Food on Oct 11, 2012 7:40PM

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A Gunthorp Farms turkey in its natural habitat. Photo from Door to Door Organics Blog.
Thanksgiving will be upon us before we know it and that means preparing menus for dinners across the city as well as a bum rush on turkeys.

If you want a turkey that's isn't a Butterball or Perdue, consider buying a Gunthorp Farms turkey through The Butcher and Larder. The Noble Square butcher store is now taking orders for turkeys via phone (773-687-8280) or in person at their store at 1024 N. Milwaukee through Nov. 11.

The cost of a turkey per pound will run customers around $5 per pound and come in the following weights: 12-15 lbs., 15-20lbs., 20-25 lbs. and 25 lbs. and up. Specific weight requests will be accommodated as closely as possible and the turkeys will be available for pickup beginning Nov. 18.