A small sampling of the most unusual foods from Asia. Warning: may not be for the faint of heart or stomach. Also known in Southeast Asia as "King of Fruits," if you consider a foul stench kingly. The smell is so penetrating, it sticks to your clothes and hands, even through the thorny husk. But the fruit itself is sweet and creamy , if you can get past the smell.
The 50 Weirdest Foods From Around the World - Hostelworld
Consider this a public service and an education to save you from shock when you come across these, the 50 weirdest foods from around the world. The stomach lining of various animals with a sponge-like honeycomb texture. Looks like some weird kind of sea plant life and has a peculiar and not entirely appetising rubbery texture. Served up with various sauces to add flavour or simply with an accompaniment like onions.
If eating were an Olympic sport, no other country would come close. Bizarre foods? Yes, please. I thought that I was quite the adventurous eater until China seriously tested all of my culinary barriers. The eyeball is boiled, seasoned and served.
Korean BBQ, fried rice, sushi, teriyaki chicken and dumplings… I could eat Asian food every night of the week. But the inescapable fact is that there are also some bizarre foods in Asia that challenge even the most ardent of food lovers. Here are some weird Asian foods from across the continent.