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Weird Food 4: Scorpion

It’s finally going to happen. This week, I am finally going to indulge one of the darkest corners of my curiosity and try surströmming, the notoriously horrible-smelling Swedish fermented herring. 600 more words


Buckwheat Pancakes with Cricket Flour!

Making these pancakes was easy; taking a picture of them wasn’t.  Food photography is hard!  Anyhow, I discovered buckwheat and now I am in love.  Buckwheat is so nutritious and full of protein, fiber, and magnesium which we all could use more of.   112 more words

Eating Insects

Weird Food 3: Centipede

I’ve always known people ate a lot of different bugs, but never in a million years did I think there were edible centipedes. But, apparently, the Chinese red-headed centipede is a folk remedy in China and a traditional food among Aboriginal Australians. 406 more words


Weird Food 2: Giant Waterbug

Also known as Belatomastids, water scorpions, toe-biters, and alligator ticks. These nasty buggers will happily catch and eat anything from other bugs to lizards, frogs, and fish. 441 more words


Weird Food 1: Tarantula

The Weird Side of YouTube is one of my guilty pleasures. As a result, I watch an alarming number of videos with “vomit alert” in the title. 761 more words


First To Market - What it Means for Edible Insect Companies

The horizon is vast, and the journey will be long, but I’m excited so many edible insect companies are coming along!

Wendy Lu McGill, CEO of… 1,313 more words


Bugs You Actually Want to Eat

I found these adorable little ladybug caprese bites on Pinterest today. I will definitely have to try making them myself.

Ladybug Caprese Bites Recipe