Ayam Cemani

 Ayam CemaniNow here is something a litte unusual. The Ayam Cemani is an uncommon and relatively modern breed of chicken from Indonesia.

They have a dominant gene that causes hyperpigmentation (Fibromelanosis), making the chicken entirely black, including feathers, beak, meat and internal organs.

Sought after by discerning collectors and sometimes referred to as the Lambourghini of poultry, their inky black feathers shimmer with a metallic sheen and radiate green and purple reflections.

If you're looking for the rare and exoctic, the Ayam Cemani is the bird for you.