Tag Archives: weird food

Good dog.

If you feel sentimental and protective about dogs you probably shouldn’t read my unusual food blog this week.

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Good Doggy

Unusually straightforward Chinese name – “dog meat hotpot” What it really is – a dog meat hotpot Location – Backstreet restaurant Everyone knows how English people are sentimental about dogs. Given the choice to either contribute to a charity for … Continue reading

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Three Duck Parts

Slightly misleading Chinese name – “three duck parts” What it really is – duck tongues, feet and shoulders in hot sauce Location – Hunan restaurant Keeping up to the unusualness levels of last week’s snack seemed unfeasible, so this week … Continue reading

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Balut (duck foetus)

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Balut

Name – “balut” What it really is – boiled duck foetus Location – Samantha’s house, Manila, Philippines

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This week I have eaten lots of frogs: Click for review

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Field Chicken

Misleading Chinese name – “field chicken” What they really are – frogs. Lots of frogs. Location – Cheers restaurant

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China questions #4 plus

brokenjoystick asked “what’s the most unusual thing you have eaten whilst in china and is there anything you regularly eat now which you would never have imagined eating whilst living in the uk/europe?” Funny you asked that as for a … Continue reading

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Phoenix Claws

Misleading Chinese name – “phoenix claws” What they really are – chicken feet boiled in vinegar Location – Sichuan restaurant

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