Food in Thailand is very diverse and exotic. In Thailand to buy a ready meal from insects are everywhere. This is one of the highlights of Thai cuisine. Fried grasshoppers and other exotic for us treats are sold in Thailand straight from the stalls. Except the grasshoppers, here you can buy interesting and exotic dishes made from insects – rolls larvae of the silkworm, crickets in chocolate and stuff. Europeans, savour the taste of dishes from insects, say that their taste is not so bad. In General, all Thai (and not only) nation falls under the definition of entomophagy (Entomophagy) — the phenomenon of eating insects. In many Asian countries there are a whole cuisine on cooking insects. In fact, insects are eaten in more than a hundred countries around the world. This is not surprising.
Man is born omnivorous, but few are ready to take it to heart and eat, for example, bugs or crickets. Meanwhile, insect eating around the globe: they have more protein than chicken meat, full of iron, magnesium and other important elements, finally, it’s just delicious. Continue reading
For every tourist one of the conditions that a memorable vacation is tasting the local cuisine. And the farther the country of stay, the more food for him. Here are the most unusual dishes from around the world.
Sometimes it is impossible to believe that any dish edible, but in other countries people consider this dish a delicacy. What in one country is causing the discomfort, others eat every day. See our list of the most strange, exotic dishes from different countries from around the world.
Bushmeat — Africa
Bushmeat — dried meat of wild animals. It is believed that eating wild meat has become the main reason for emergence in West Africa of the Ebola virus.
Monkey brains — China, Africa and South Asia.
One of the favorite dishes of Vietnamese cuisine occurred long before the Foundation of Greenpeace. Few tourists will be able to withstand the flow of this dish and eat it after cooking it is highly inhumane to be addressed units.
Balut — Philippines.
Balut is a fertilized chicken embryos and duck. This dish is sold on the streets like hotdogs. For food fit only 17 to 21 day embryos, because at this stage they have not yet formed claws, beak and feathers. Eat balut with salt and pepper. Continue reading