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Why Cilantro Tastes Like Soap, Nutmeg Is A Hallucinogenic, And Chocolate Is Toxic To Dogs

Epicurious | Posted 04.16.2014 | Taste

You've told us about your love/hate for cilantro before, but have you ever wondered how come cilantro tastes soapy?

These Are Brains. They're Going Into A Beer. Any Questions?

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 03.28.2014 | Weird News

It's Friday. Happy hour beckons. You'd be forgiven for having booze on the brain. But at Dock Street Brewing Co. in Philadelphia, lately it's less ...

Weird Food: The Most Dangerous Foods You Can Eat

Conde Nast Traveler | Posted 04.02.2014 | Travel
Conde Nast Traveler

From exotic delicacies to seemingly everyday edibles, these weird food items might look tempting, but proceed with caution -- they could actually kill you.

The 12 Weirdest, Most Surprising Places To Find Recipes

Bon Appetit | Posted 04.14.2014 | Taste
Bon Appetit

Here are 12 recipes you just may come across somewhere you wouldn't expect.

Lunch In The Not-Too-Distant Future? (PHOTOS, VIDEO)

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 02.08.2014 | Weird News

Daniella Martin is so buggy for bugs that she had toasted crickets at her wedding, and regularly makes tacos, pizzas and sandwiches using crickets, me...

Meet the "Everglades" Pizza, a Pie Topped With Python Meat

Roadtrippers | Posted 03.17.2014 | Food

As if that wasn't enough, the special toppings don't just stop at snake, but include other swamp critters like frogs and alligator.

The 14 Craziest Things You Guys Have Ever Eaten

Posted 01.23.2014 | Taste

We had no idea our readers were so adventurous. We're impressed.

5 Outrageous Candy Cane Flavors

The Daily Meal | Posted 02.03.2014 | Taste
The Daily Meal

Whatever happened to keeping with tradition?

Cooking With Power Tools For The Holidays

Holly Hammond | Posted 02.02.2014 | Taste
Holly Hammond

Sitting back and enjoying the spoils is the best part, but why not make cooking more interesting, too?

8 Strange Foods Served at McDonald's Around the World

Conde Nast Traveler | Posted 01.25.2014 | Travel
Conde Nast Traveler

To those who say you shouldn't eat at McDonald's on vacation, we say: Have you heard of India's McAloo Tikki?

A Guide to Feasting on Brains, Balls, and Eyeballs Around the World

Off Track Planet | Posted 01.23.2014 | Travel
Off Track Planet

Sure brains, balls, and eyes get dressed up in fancy sauces and come with snobby sides just like other foul-smelling, weird-textured chunks in the offal bunch. But these particular gross parts are unique in that they're all surrounded by a common superstition...

5 Restaurants That Make Bugs Taste Delicious

The Daily Meal | Posted 11.01.2013 | Taste
The Daily Meal

Bugs may be the protein of the future, so you might as well learn to love 'em.

"Scariest" Food From Around the world

The GypsyNesters | Posted 01.23.2014 | Travel
The GypsyNesters

We asked the web's best independent travel bloggers to send us their top "Weird Food" experiences. We hit a goldmine of unusual, unappetizing, or just plain unnerving regional food photos from around the world.

The Grossest Food You've Ever Tried

Posted 10.10.2013 | Taste

We have some brave souls out there.

Forget About Sharknado, This Is Sheep-Tato

The Huffington Post | Hilary Hanson | Posted 10.01.2013 | Weird News

This potato is SHEAR awesomeness. Steve and Lornia Binning of Wells, England, told the Wells Journal they found this suspiciously sheepish potato ...

The 17 Weirdest Things I Do Now That I'm Vegan

Matt Frazier | Posted 11.11.2013 | Healthy Living
Matt Frazier

Let's face it. Being vegan (or even vegetarian) is pretty weird. But that's okay -- weird is the new cool. Being weird, I've found, is not just fun; it's addictive.

Media Swallows Hoax About Man Slipping Into Red Lobster-Induced Coma

Posted 06.25.2013 | Weird News

A farcical story about a food writer slipping into a coma after eating 413 biscuits at a Red Lobster embarrassed some British newspapers that regurgit...

LOOK: The Most Interesting Food In The World

Posted 05.08.2013 | Travel

To really get the flavor of another country, you have to dine like the locals. Tasting the local cuisines across the world can mean French pastries or...

14 Veggies You've Probably Never Heard Of

Posted 05.05.2013 | Green

From Mother Nature Network's Bryan Nelson: Think you don't like to eat your veggies? Maybe you're just bored with the options. The truth is, the wo...

Why Do People Love Eating Dangerous Foods?

Food Republic | Posted 06.24.2013 | Taste
Food Republic

The most dangerous foods thrill-seekers can't stay away from.

Weird Food Taxes

Bon Appetit | Posted 04.11.2013 | Taste
Bon Appetit

It would take a team of tax lawyers to pick out all of the bizarre and byzantine food taxes in the country, but here are some of the best we've found.

Man Denies Drinking $100K Worth Of Whiskey

AP | Posted 05.28.2013 | Weird News

SCOTTDALE, Pa. — A former mansion caretaker denied that he drank four dozen bottles of well-aged whiskey worth $100,000, claiming it would have ...

Strange Food Pairings to Love

Epicurious | Posted 05.26.2013 | Taste

For some, it's that irresistible mashup of salty and sweet. For others, it's a characteristic crunch accompanied by a creamy counterpart. To each his own, I say.

Man Accused Of Drinking $100K Worth Of Old Whiskey

AP | Posted 05.22.2013 | Weird News

GREENSBURG, Pa. -- Fifty-two bottles of well-aged whiskey disappeared between his lips, police said, and now it's time for a western Pennsylvania man ...

Roadkill May Soon Be What's For Dinner In Montana

AP | KATHRYN HAAKE | Posted 03.28.2013 | Weird News

HELENA, Mont. -- Elk, deer, antelope and moose: If Montana residents can scrape it up, they can eat it. State lawmakers are poised to say just that a...