The most exotic dishes (27 photos) | ratings
On our planet lives a huge number of people and there are more than 250 countries, with their traditions, customs and of course its cuisine. And there are eating habits in many cuisines of the world, that we Europeans, it is difficult to understand, but it will be interesting to know, and someone even try, that eat other peoples of the world.
In our selection of today we have tried to collect for you a list of the most exotic dishes from around the world. And we'll start with Asian cuisine.
Exotic Asian dishes.
Fried grasshoppers and cockroaches.
Cockroaches and grasshoppers are one of the favorite dishes in Cambodia. In the beginning they are fried and served hot flavored soy or fish sauce. Head and foot generally separated. To taste this dish resembles a fried potatoes with a slightly sweet taste.
A dish of tuna eye.
Connoisseurs of the dish are residents of Japan, which can be found in any store in the country. A method of preparing a tuna eyes was not extremely difficult, boiled or stewed eye as long as the contents of the eyeball is thick. Next salted dish and add a variety of spices. To taste these eyes resemble squid.
This dish is popular in many Asian countries. Balut eggs or second name balut - a duck eggs, which are not immediately taken in ducks, and give her a little time to sit through them, to the chick in the egg is almost formed. Balut eggs are very popular among Asian men, since they are considered a great aphrodisiac and improves potency. Eat them raw, drinking first amniotic fluid, and the remaining chicks sprinkled with spices and eaten. Durian Fruit
In our list of the fruit was because of its unique odor. The smell appears at the time of cutting the fruit and look like a mixture of smells of rotten onions, rotten eggs and sewage. Because of this stench prohibited its use in hotels and public transport. But in spite of such a disgusting smell of this fruit is considered the "king of fruits" and has a divinely sweet taste.
Fried bamboo worms
Fried bamboo worms are traditional Thai dishes. Plate with fried in oil bamboo worms can be found anywhere in Thailand. Worms are very nutritious and tastes like popcorn.
Most often found in the bazaars of Cambodia and in the best restaurants in Hong Kong. This dish is very popular, and tastes like rice pudding.
Fried tarantulas - a Cambodian dish is a great delicacy. Before preparing a spider poisonous fangs removed. Most often supplied in the roasted form. Tastes like chicken. Usually eaten only legs and head, although there are foodies who eat and abdomen with internal organs.
Live octopus - a Korean dish delicacy. Octopus cut into small pieces, wrapped in pickled cabbage and served to the table.
Exotic dishes Latin America
Roasted guinea pig
The guinea pig is a traditional dish of Bolivia inhabitants, Peru and Colombia. Taste similar to rabbit meat, rich in protein and low in fat. Eskamoles
Eskamoles - a poisonous eggs giant black ants. The consistency of the dish resembles cottage cheese. Eggs are very expensive and are considered a delicacy. The dish is served in the Mexican tacos with sauce.
European exotic dishes
This dish is cooked in Sardinia. Translated Casu Marzu means rotten cheese, and this is true. For this cheese it cut part of the crust, and put out to cheese flies postponed eggs in it. The eggs hatch into larvae, which are beginning to actively eat cheese. Acid released by the digestive system of the larvae accelerates the rotting cheese, making it very soft.
The cheese is eaten, when there are found thousands of larvae. Aerobatics is considered to be eating this cheese along with live larvae, although many of them pre-killed by freezing cheese.
Surströmming - Swedish national dish. Surströmming is fermented canned herring.
The national dish of Scotland. Sheep's stomach stuffed with chopped heart, lungs and sheep Pluck. Cook and as such serve.
At the same time, our list is complete, a most delicious exotic dish is up to you :)