roasted insects on sticks - tessaratomidae


Roasted Insects on a Stick (Laos)

Commonly called "True Bugs".­ Order Hemiptera, Suborder Heteroptera, possible family Tessaratomidae

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Photos taken in Laos

Photos of edible insects, alive, raw and cooked, found on markets all around Asia (Thailand, Vietnam, Laos).­

I tried most of them, and they are good indeed.­ Rosted crickets (my favorite) taste a bit like chocolate.­