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This grub tasted like coconut. Delicious!


rainforest palm


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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Dan Doucette
Dan Doucette 12 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 12 years ago

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

Nadi88 12 years ago

bon appetit!

Dan Doucette
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Dan Doucette

Juruá, Amazonas, Brazil

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

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