The Eat-a-Bug Cookbook, Revised: 40 Ways to Cook Crickets, Grasshoppers, Ants, Water Bugs, Spiders, Centipedes, and Their Kin

The Eat-a-Bug Cookbook, Revised: 40 Ways to Cook Crickets, Grasshoppers, Ants, Water Bugs, Spiders, Centipedes, and Their Kin

David George Gordon


With its fashionable new package deal, up to date info at the overall healthiness and environmental merits of insect consuming, and breed-your-own directions, this new version of The Eat-a-Bug Cookbook is the go-to source for a person attracted to changing into an entomological epicure.

For many american citizens, consuming a lowly insect is whatever you’d in simple terms do on a dare. yet with naturalist and famous trojan horse chef David George Gordon, bug-eating is enjoyable, intriguing, and downright delicious!
 
Now you could provoke, enlighten, and entertain your loved ones and pals with Gordon’s unique recipes. Spice issues up on the subsequent local potluck with an immense bowl of Orthopteran Orzo—pasta salad with a cricket-y twist. overcome your worry of spiders with a Deep-Fried Tarantula. And for dessert, why now not attempt a White Chocolate and Wax bug Cookie? (They’re so tasty, the youngsters could be begging for seconds!) 
 
Today, there are extra purposes than ever prior to to discover entomophagy (that’s bug-eating, through the way). It’s an environmentally-friendly resource of protein: study exhibits that malicious program farming reduces greenhouse fuel emissions and is exponentially extra water-efficient than farming for pork, fowl, or pigs. Mail-order insects are on hand online—but if you’re extra of a DIY-type, The Eat-A-Bug Cookbook includes lots of information for sustainably harvesting or elevating your own.
 
Filled with anecdotes, insights, and functional how-tos, The Eat-A-Bug Cookbook is an ideal primer for someone attracted to changing into an entomological epicure.

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