What you can eat during the trip, the most threatening to life and health? We present You a list of exotic dishes that are better not to try when traveling to distant countries.
The Puffer Fish (Japan)
Improperly prepared puffer fish can kill within hours. The chef must when cutting to remove the liver and organs of reproduction. If this is not done, the fish will remain the poison tetrodotoxin, which causes paralysis of muscles and lead to suffocation. Antidote to it is not, but a chance to survive if the victim of poisoning will support artificial respiration until such time as the poison will not be removed from the body. The main thing – to withstand the first 24 hours.
Crabs (Latin America)
Although cholera is not too common in recent years, in the case of crabs it is always good to observe the rule: or don’t touch it, or good cook, thoroughly clean. To die meat of these crabs does not work, but cholera causes severe diarrhea. Continue reading
An important part of any journey is sure to become tasting different national dishes.
Many tourists and are hesitant to try unfamiliar and unappealing food, others want to experience a lot of new taste sensations.
After an unusual, exotic and strange (and sometimes scary) looking dishes are the calling card of various national cuisines.
This wine is made of snake and rice wine, in the process of making a snake is placed in a bottle to pour wine.
Meals with blood
Meals with blood
The inhabitants of many countries in Southeast Asia believe the exquisite dishes prepared from offal of pigs or ducks, and served in its own blood. Often the blood is mixed in various proportions with fresh milk. Continue reading
Below exotic dishes designed for a true connoisseur, so if you eat Breakfast or lunch, it is better to postpone for later perusal this top.
“Balut” . This Oriental dish is made of eggs, almost out of eggs. In Eastern countries this product love to use in all sorts of exotic species in the limestone will withstand, in tea. “Balut” is grown in egg embryo duckling. Initially, eggs are loaded into a special room type incubator where the eggs ripen. And then they are boiled in water and eat the contents. In Vietnam and Cambodia, this dish is considered a delicacy.
Another dish called “Pacha” is of Turkic origin can be very tasty, if we discard some prejudices. “Pacha” is a boiled lamb’s head, which the head of the family cut up. By the way, don’t be afraid, if anywhere in Turkey you will be offered a dish with a similar name. In this case, “Pacha”, the same thing that “Hush”, i.e. like warm jelly concoction from a certain meat. And it is not necessarily that this meat will be the head. Continue reading