Are you tired of normal food and want something more exotic? How about a piece of whale fat? If it doesn’t matter to you, no problem, let’s try the tarantula fry!. Here are 10 of the weirdest dishes to try during your travels .
Top 10 Weirdest Foods From Around the World
1) Fried Tarantula, Cambodia
If these eight-legged monsters Spiders give you nightmares, it may be an opportunity to avenge yourself. In Cambodia, don’t miss the opportunity to nibble the local specialty, tarantula fried. It’s pretty good .The cooking process is very simple, too. Lon rubs them in salt and herbs and drops them into hot oil and get ready in just a few minutes, it’s like frying shrimp or lobster, Beyond this strange foreign cuisine, your trip to Cambodia will be an opportunity to visit the temple of Angkor Wat, visit Phnom Penh or Siem Reap.
2) Sheep eyeball juice, Mongolia
If you were looking for a way to dissuade yourself from drinking alcohol. Mongolia offer you a traditional glass of tomato juice, vinegar, and sheep’s eye. It’s full of vitamins and good for your health. A weird dish that you can’t forget it .
3) Hundred–year egg, China
You need to have a strong stomach to eat these “hundred-year-old eggs”, black inside and usually kept for several months in a mixture of clay, ash, and lime. It has a strong smell of ammonia and sulfur, so if you like very strong dishes, this Weirdest dish is made for you.
4) whale fat Meat, Greenland
Muktuk this super greasy food is full of vitamin C and vitamin D. In general, the skin and fat of bowhead whales are eaten raw, but if you fancy something different, you can also have it fry. If this weird dish doesn’t suit you, stop by any mini-market, have a classic sandwich and go hiking in the North-East Greenland National Park.
5) Chicken legs, China
Chicken legs Dishes is very popular in China as chips or peanuts in France. Wherever you are, you can buy a pack of fried legs. And if you don’t like something fries, you can eat them boiled in soup, barbecued or marinated for long hours.
6) Casu marzu, Sardinia
If you like well made blue cheese or a good piece of gorgonzola, you should love this one. Casu marzu is a fermented sheep’s milk cheese that is infested with fly larvae. We can also see these maggots with the naked eye. And if you choose to push back your plate, be careful because the larvae can jump up to 15 cm (when they are still alive, of course). A bizarre dish of world cuisine that you can avoid by eating a good seafood dish before going on the most beautiful beaches on the island or visiting the Neptune Cave.
7) Escamoles (ant larvae), Mexico
The escamoles are very aggressive giant black ant eggs, the Liometopum. Farmers, who pick up these larvae in the roots of the agaves, are often attacked. the Mexican fried it in butter and spices and then wrapped in a tortilla. They have the consistency of cottage cheese, the taste of butter with hazelnut they called it the “insect caviar”. A weird dish that will change you from the tortuous tacos and other fajitas that make the reputation of Mexican cuisine. Escamoles made you want to run away? Go to Chapultepec or go discover the pyramid of the Sun. 8) Pufferfish, Japan
8) Pufferfish(Tetraodontidae), Japan
Another weird dish of foreign cuisine. Called fugu in Japan, the pufferfish is deadly dangerous. Most pufferfish contain a poison, tetrodotoxin, which can kill thirty people in one fell swoop and against which there is no antidote. it is a dish for adventurers. Good sushi will be enough to satisfy you between two visits from Tokyo or before the ascent of Mount Fuji.
9) Guinea pig, Peru
High in protein, low in cholesterol – what more? Ah, do you remember the pet of your children? So if you see “cuy” on the menu, know that it means stuffed guinea pig, roasted or flattened. And try not to think about Gribouille. But you can also not eat this little Gribouille and opt for chili and onion mussels. To digest, take your backpack and set off to explore Machu Picchu.
10) Skewers of seahorses, starfish and scorpions, China
This is the reason why seahorses are endangered! Starfish, scorpions and seahorse skewers. Be careful with the scorpions, because they are sometimes so fresh that they still move! It disgusts you? We understand you. In this case, as mentioned above, spring rolls will do the trick.