Fried Brain Sandwich
While not necessarily KFC, but in some parts of the world deep-fried cow brains are considered an equivalent of sorts. A bizarre specialty throughout parts of America, the brain is heavily battered, spattered with hot sauce and served on hamburger buns. Staying true to their gastronomical roots, El Salvador and Mexico’s version utilizes the brains as taco and burrito fillings.
It’s not easy being green, especially in Tokyo. In select restaurants in the city, many consider eating the still beating heart of a frog a delicacy. In front of the lucky audience, a sushi chef cuts the frog open and passes the pulsating heart over to the patrons to consume immediately. The remainder of the frog is then sliced and served raw with seafood. Delicious!
Forget brie. Casu Marzu, a cheese found in Italy, is much more delectable–and exotic: Casu Marzu is home to insect larvae, which are deliberately added to increase fermentation. Needless to say, many people brush off the larvae before consuming the cheese.