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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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Cricket Powder Recipes: Cricket Salt None

This cricket salt is actually more of like a Cricket Spice, due to the plethora of other ingredients. It is easy to make, and I like to use it anywhere I might otherwise use something like paprika. Just remember to reduce the amount of salt you...

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Where to Eat Bugs in Bangkok None
The best and worst places to eat edible insects in Thailand's capital

Bangkok, Thailand, is arguably the best place in the world to get edible insects. I'm biased, of course, because I spend several months a year in Bangkok and love the city. But also, I live in a completely ordinary Bangkok neighborhood, and wit...

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Edible Insects Recipe: Crickety Banana Bread None

Chirps is on a mission to get people excited about eating bugs and build a sustainable food system around insect protein. When they first started Chirps, many people told them to hide the fact that their foods have insects in them, and to just ...

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Stop Equating Edible Insects With the Apocalypse None
Associating food that's normal in most parts of the world with the apocalypse is not funny; it's bigoted and offensive

English-language media, please stop saying you are eating bugs to prepare for the apocalypse. It's not original, even less funny, and most of all, highly offensive. Edible insects may strike us in the English-speaking world as "bizarre food" or...

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