Lean snail is dropped by snails. They are made into lean snail meat with 17 Cooking yielding 80 Cooking experience. It heals 5-7 Hitpoints. These can be used for Temple Trekking.
When raw, lean snail looks like thin snail, but turns deep red when cooked.
In the activities Temple Trekking/Burgh de Rott Ramble, cooked lean snail can be given to the player's follower for the trek.
There is a right-click option to 'Grind' the lean snail. This is used to produce blamish snail slime used in the blamish oil for Heroes' Quest. You are required to have a sample bottle in your inventory to collect it.
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|5 July –
19 September 2005
The item's examine was changed from "The lean, slimey
corpse of a deceased giant snail." to "The lean, slimy corpse of a deceased giant snail."