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Mealworm Recipes: Chilean Completo con Gusano

The Chilean Completo is essentially a hot dog in which the hot dog is the least important ingredient. At the minimum, a completo will be bun, hot dog, large gobs of mayonnaise, and tomatoes. Usually it will also have a generous slathering of a...

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Edible Insects within Cultural Context--and Comic Panels None
A review of ‘Meal', the entomophagy comic by Blue Delliquanti and Soleil Ho

I love eating bugs and I love reading comics, so it wasn't too much of a hard sell when I heard about Blue Delliquanti and Soleil Ho's Meal, which is a graphic novella about a young chef who moves across the country in hopes of studying ...

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Edible Insect Recipes: Mealworm Crispy Crumbs None

When I was a kid my parents used to get fried fish from a fast food chain, and I'd race to be the first to get to the bag, not because I cared about the fish, but to scrape all the crunchy crispy battered bits scattered among the bottom of the ...

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Insect Pasta is Now Available at the Grocery Store in Germany None
Insect Tuesday just got cheaper and easier!

For one of my New Years resolutions I decided to try to eat better and more conscientiously, which means Meatless Mondays and Insect Tuesdays. I do not hit the target every week, but I believe trying and failing to hit the mark is better than ...

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Edible Insects Recipe: Cricket Pesto None

Anita from Food Insects says, “When I heard of pasta with insects flour for the first time, I was really excited. I love pasta in all variations, and then in combination with healthy and protein-rich insect flour—I had to try that out right awa...

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Edible Insects Recipe: Red Posole with Waxworms None

Red posole is usually served at special events like birthdays or other celebrations, but to me, posole is enough for a celebration; you don't need another reason. I split up the Ingredients list into 3 parts: the soup base, the red sauce, and t...

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Herb Feeding Edible Insects: Compilation Video! None
Watch the video to show you how to flavor bugs

What's the most exciting thing about edible insects? Herb feeding! What am I talking about? Lots of bugs, if you feed them various herbs, will end up tasting like those herbs!

Sounds like b*11sh!t, right? I know, I thought so too. That'...

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