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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...

Would You Eat It?

AP | MIKE HOUSEHOLDER | Posted 05.01.2013 | Detroit

MONROE, Mich. — Most of the menu read like a typical buffet, with soup, salad, turkey, pork and potatoes. But the first offering at the annual M...

Montana Motorists Can Eat Roadkill

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 02.22.2013 | Weird News

Kill it and grill it. Montana may now be the ultimate drive-through destination for adventurous foodies thanks to a new law that allows residents ...

Governor Pardons Pig Before Bacon Fest

AP | Posted 02.09.2013 | Weird News

DES MOINES, Iowa -- A young pig has won a reprieve from the frying pan just as Iowa's popular bacon festival is about to begin. Iowa Gov. Terry Brans...

'Well Behaved Kids' Get Just Deserts, Internet Eats It Up

AP | Posted 02.10.2013 | Politics

SEATTLE -- To Laura King, her three children were acting normal while enjoying dinner at an Italian restaurant in their hometown in Washington state. ...

Scorpions, Tarantulas, Deodorant, Oh My! The Most Disgusting Foods and Eating Challenges on YouTube

Shira Lazar | Posted 03.20.2013 | Taste
Shira Lazar

From challenges like eating 50 garlic cloves or taking down a complete stick of deodorant, to Bear Grylls downing larvae to a young girl with a taste for praying mantis, all of your favorites are here.

The Worst Foods We Ate This Year

Posted 12.26.2012 | Food

We tried a lot of strange things this year at HuffPost Food. We'd like to say that we were merely taste testing the products to determine if they were...

Waiter Allegedly Shot After Refusing To Eat Customers' Leftovers

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 12.18.2012 | Weird News

A man in New Delhi was angry when his waiter refused to eat his leftovers so he allegedly opened fire on the restaurant. The incident happened earl...

Turkey Testicle Festival Serves Up 1,200 Pounds Of 'Hot Nuts'

Posted 11.24.2012 | Food

Tastes just like chicken? Workers at the Parkside Pub in Huntley, Illinois were slaving over deep-fryers Wednesday serving the hungry hordes looking t...

After Crashing Car Into House, He Asked Owners, 'You Want Some Pizza?'

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 11.12.2012 | Weird News

When you drop in on someone, it's nice to bring a gift, but while William Kise's heart may have been in the right place, his timing was off -- way off...

SAUCED! Ravioli 'Thief' Caught Red-Faced

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 10.31.2012 | Weird News

If Michael Don Mitchell is convicted of burglary, he has only himself to blame -- and Chef Boyardee. Mitchell, 38, was arrested and charged with bu...

Restaurant With Dirty Name Comes Clean

Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 09.28.2012 | Weird News

A sushi bar in Montreal has been forced to change its name after a Quebec Superiour Court judge decided it was in bad taste. The restaurant, “Fuk...

Restaurant Manager Gets Creamed Over Cold Mashed Potatoes

Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 10.04.2012 | Weird News

Receiving cold food at a restaurant was no small potatoes for one Florida woman. Manatee County deputies have their eyes peeled for an unknown fema...

Crosne: Looks Like Larvae, Tastes Like An Artichoke

Julie R. Thomson | Posted 10.18.2012 | Taste

Nature has provided us with some odd looking fruits and vegetables. And the white tuber called crosne is no exception. While we've seen fruit cove...

BADGER FOR DINNER? Is This Mean-Looking Mammal The Next White Meat?

Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 09.24.2012 | Weird News

The fur is flying in Britain after a popular food writer suggested that badgers be eaten as food. Clarissa Dickson-Wright, best known in the U.S. a...

The Best Food Vending Machines Of All Time

The Huffington Post | Kate Bratskeir | Posted 08.06.2014 | Taste

A freshly baked pizza? In under 3 minutes? Right on!

America’s Weirdest Regional Foods

Food & Wine | Posted 11.17.2012 | Taste
Food & Wine

Find out Food & Wine's weirdest regional foods in America.

PHOTO: Amazing Pegasus-Unicorn Chicken Nugget

Posted 09.13.2012 | Food

We have a new favorite chicken-nugget-shaped-like-another-thing. We all remember the "zombie" chicken nugget. How about the George Washington-shap...