One of the most memorable and vivid emotions while traveling are offered the national dish, but a truly memorable and sometimes shocking experiences you will get if you will taste exotic dishes. I represent to your attention a selection of the most unusual dishes from around the world.
Africa. One of the most popular African dishes, made with ancient times according to ancient traditions it is made with meat gorilla.
Cambodia. In the seventies of last century, when refugees were hiding in the forest, people may eat everything just to survive. Over time, they found that swankie spiders have a high nutritional value, which actively include them in your diet. Spiders with fried crust are tasty tender meat. Tarantulas have become popular before that environmentalists began to fear the complete disappearance of this spider population.
Korea. A tasty dish for Koreans it worms silkworms served in stewed, fried or boiled. According to many foodies, the dish just looks unappetizing and disgusting, but actually very tasty and delicious.
Iceland. In a shocking and somewhat disgusting national Icelandic delicacy – Hakarl is a shark meat that there are two kinds of rotten stomach or muscle tissue. Continue reading
About exotic cuisine, which dares to try not everyone is a foodie, we have already mentioned. Looks like it’s time to complement this list. Moreover, if the last time fried locusts could cause salivation among many, of today’s dishes for a true connoisseur, so if you have lunch or dinner, it is better to postpone the reading of the top for later.
Let’s start with the “Balut”. It is an Eastern dish of eggs, almost out of eggs. In the East generally like to use this product in all sorts of exotic species that the Europeans never dreamed of, in the tea stand, in the limestone. “Balut” is the embryo of a duckling who grew up in the egg. First, eggs are loaded in a special room in the form of the incubator where the eggs Mature until the Chicks won’t appear plumage. And then the delicacy is cooked in water and eat the contents. In Cambodia and Vietnam, this dish is considered a delicacy, Oh, no defenders of nature!
Another dish of Turkic origin, called “Pacha” . it may well be delicious, if you throw some preconceptions. It’s just boiled lamb’s head, cut up the head of the family. Unless someone can scare appearance. By the way, don’t be alarmed if the dish with a similar name will prompt you where nibud Turkey, there is “Pacha”, the same thing that “Hush”, that is, to brew a certain type of meat, like warm jelly and it’s not necessary that this meat will be the head. Continue reading
Chukotka and Greenland: the harp seal, stuffed seagulls
Northern dish civic is among the festive dishes of the eskimo food. It is made by decay in the permafrost. The recipe can cause a gag reflex: in gutted and headless seals fit 400 untreated sea birds — guillemots, “dish” bacon is sealed and placed in the ground under the press for a period from three months to a year and a half. On holiday, usually at Christmas, rotten corpse seal get out of the pit, take out the last fermentation of poultry carcasses, pluck and eat them raw. They say that the taste of celiac similar to a very old and pungent cheese.
Sardinia: cheese with maggots
Cheese with cheese fly larvae — a signature dish on the Italian island of Sardinia. The name “Marco KAFU” means “rotten cheese”, also italiancanadian his wormy. The product is made from Pecorino cheese that is deliberately left in the fresh air, so that cheese flies can lay their eggs. The army hatched larvae eat the cheese, decomposing the fats and thus giving it a smooth taste.
Ready cacu Marco should come crawling with worms and eaten with special caution: live maggots were swarming in the sticky mess, able to jump up to 15 cm. because Of this, when eating tourists are advised to either remove the white worms or to protect your eyes during the meal. Continue reading