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grub

Description:

This grub tasted like coconut. Delicious!

Habitat:

rainforest palm

Notes:

Our guide dug these grubs out of a tree. They really tasted very good. I couldn't believe how much like coconut they tasted. Unfortunately, I never got the name of the tree they were eating or their own name.

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3 Comments

dandoucette
dandoucette 9 years ago

I did eat grubs in Australia. Not sure which one, but probably witchety. It was back in 1998. I don't remember them tasting nearly as good as these grubs in Brazil though.

DanielePralong
DanielePralong 9 years ago

Did you try witchety grub in Australia? These feed on the root of an acacia.

Nadi88
Nadi88 9 years ago

bon appetit!

dandoucette
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dandoucette

Juruá, Amazonas, Brazil

Spotted on Jan 2, 2011
Submitted on Jun 2, 2011

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