Well, would you?

Stu69
Stu69 Member Posts: 202
edited 30. Oct 2011, 19:35 in Community Chit-chat archive
Bees cooked in honey, chocolate coated scorpions... a nice crunchy locust?

Tonight, Newsnight @ 22:30 on BBC2.

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/programmes/newsnight/9620832.stm


Personally, I eat using my eyes far too much; I couldn't do it - I vomit eating carrots, for flips-sake! :lol:
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  • julie47
    julie47 Member Posts: 6,142
    edited 30. Nov -1, 00:00
    watched 2 seconds of video then had to stop.

    No no no

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  • Stu69
    Stu69 Member Posts: 202
    edited 30. Nov -1, 00:00
    I managed to watch it, but my nails are shorter now. :lol:
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  • tjt6768
    tjt6768 Member Posts: 12,170
    edited 30. Nov -1, 00:00
    would try them all apart from the bees in honey, I don't like honey. Lol
    I'd basically try most meats
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  • Stu69
    Stu69 Member Posts: 202
    edited 30. Nov -1, 00:00
    tjt6768 wrote:
    would try them all apart from the bees in honey, I don't like honey. Lol
    I'd basically try most meats

    :lol::lol:

    Braver than I mate - just the mere thought of those 'furry' bees and my gag reflex is kicking in. I can't stand honey either. If I HAD to try one, it would prolly be the first one, with the chilli.... Na, actually, flip that, I wanna barf just contemplating the idea.

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  • frogmorton
    frogmorton Member Posts: 26,675
    edited 30. Nov -1, 00:00
    eeeuuuuwwww!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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  • valval
    valval Member Posts: 15,897
    edited 30. Nov -1, 00:00
    sorry did not even look lol i eat with my eye as such and would throw up now my jacket potatoes with butter and cheese was great lol
    val
  • tjt6768
    tjt6768 Member Posts: 12,170
    edited 30. Nov -1, 00:00
    they should start selling that lot at kfc.. Kentucky Fried Cockroach :eek:
    Yummy :grin:
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  • CJHunter
    CJHunter Member Posts: 1,038
    edited 30. Nov -1, 00:00
    tjt6768 wrote:
    they should start selling that lot at kfc.. Kentucky Fried Cockroach :eek:
    Yummy :grin:


    Thought they already did T,lol
    :lol:

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  • joanlawson
    joanlawson Member Posts: 10,319
    edited 30. Nov -1, 00:00
    I'm with Del on this. I'm willing to try most foods, although I don't like the idea of worms of any kind. I was surprised about the bees cooked in honey because I thought bees were an endangered species after their numbers have declined in recent years.

    I guess that if we were hungry enough, we'd think that locusts etc. were very tasty :grin:
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  • joanlawson
    joanlawson Member Posts: 10,319
    edited 30. Nov -1, 00:00
    If you had high cholestorol, you'd eat the ones lowest in fat, wouldn't you? So that would be bees and termites, according to that chart.

    It doesn't sound too appetising, but then neither does tripe, which I like but lots of people wouldn't even consider eating. I'm sure we could acquire a taste for insects if we had to.
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  • tonesp
    tonesp Member Posts: 844
    edited 30. Nov -1, 00:00
    No way Jose These are up with my horror foods onions,tripe and broccoli
  • barbara12
    barbara12 Member Posts: 21,093
    edited 30. Nov -1, 00:00
    I love Tones reply..horror foods..onions tripe and broccoli......now I wouldn't eat the bees.. :eek:
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  • lupin15
    lupin15 Member Posts: 2,298
    edited 30. Nov -1, 00:00
    Not sure about the bees...furry coat.....ugh but the rest i would give a try.... wonder if i could get some for Xmas...what a laugh.