Another site that isn�t quite as humorous but certainly falls under the category of �strange eats� is http://www.weird-food.com. Just be warned � you�ll need a strong stomach for this experience. Some of the categories to choose from include bugs, reptile, amphibian, mineral and other. The website, Weird Foods from around the World, offers a world tour of strange eating customs, thankfully without photographs. Insects, bats, all kinds of critters make up the meals of some cultures. Unhatched duck embryos, or balut, are sold as street snacks in the Philippines. Durian, a fruit that smells like an outhouse, is a sought-after specialty. One person�s gross is another person�s feast.
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