Turns out I’m a fussy eater…

22/08/2008

I’ve always thought I’m an adventurous eater. I guess not. Parenthesis exclaimed “I heart memes!” and I decided to jump on the bandwagon. Here’s my list. (You know how much I love lists and memes and goetertjies)

  1. Bold the ones you’ve tried.
  2. Strike through the ones you wouldn’t touch if you were starving and it were a choice between that and boiled goats testicles.
  3. Italicize the shit you might be tempted to try. Say you were a contestant on Survivor…
  4. Feel free to leave a running commentary.
  1. Venison
  2. Nettle tea
  3. Huevos rancheros
  4. Steak tartare
  5. Crocodile
  6. Black pudding No fucking way, Jose!
  7. Cheese fondue
  8. Carp
  9. Borscht – doesn’t look appetising, but OK
  10. Baba ghanoush
  11. Calamari
  12. Pho-rare beef…yummy
  13. Peanut butter & Jam sandwich
  14. Aloo gobi
  15. Hot dog from a street cart
  16. Epoisses
  17. Black truffle
  18. Fruit wine made from something other than grapes –?
  19. Steamed pork buns
  20. Pistachio ice cream
  21. Heirloom tomatoes
  22. Fresh wild berries
  23. Foie gras
  24. Rice and beans
  25. Brawn, or head cheese
  26. Raw Scotch Bonnet pepper –??
  27. Dulce de leche
  28. Oysters
  29. Baklava
  30. Bagna cauda
  31. Wasabi peas
  32. Clam chowder in a sourdough bowl
  33. Salted lassi
  34. Sauerkraut
  35. Root beer float –??
  36. Cognac with a fat cigar
  37. Clotted cream tea
  38. Vodka jelly – Not so sure about this
  39. Gumbo
  40. Oxtail
  41. Curried goat
  42. Whole insects
  43. Phaal – Hell, yeah! Sounds great.
  44. Goat’s milk in cheese form
  45. Malt whisky from a bottle worth £60/$120 or more
  46. Fugu
  47. Chicken tikka masala
  48. Eel
  49. Krispy Kreme original glazed doughnut
  50. Sea urchin
  51. Prickly pear
  52. Umeboshi
  53. Abalone
  54. Paneer
  55. McDonald’s Big Mac Meal
  56. Spaetzle
  57. Dirty gin martini
  58. Beer above 8% ABV
  59. Poutine – Doesn’t look very pleasant, but I’ll give it a shot on Survivor…
  60. Carob chips
  61. S’mores
  62. Sweetbreads – Eeew.
  63. Kaolin – No fucking way, Jose!
  64. Currywurst
  65. Durian
  66. Frog legs
  67. Beignets, churros, elephant ears or funnel cake – Yummy.
  68. Haggis – You live once, right? Off Wikipedia: “As the 2001 English edition of the Larousse Gastronomique puts it, “Although its description is not immediately appealing, haggis has an excellent nutty texture and delicious savoury flavour.” (p592)”
  69. Fried plantain
  70. Chitterlings, or andouillette
  71. Gazpacho
  72. Caviar and blini
  73. Louche absinthe
  74. Gjetost, or brunost
  75. Roadkill – Just doesn’t feel right to eat roadkill…
  76. Baijiu
  77. Hostess Fruit Pie
  78. Snails
  79. Lapsang souchong
  80. Bellini
  81. Tom yum
  82. Eggs Benedict
  83. Pocky
  84. Tasting menu at a three-Michelin-star restaurant
  85. Kobe beef
  86. Hare
  87. Goulash
  88. Flowers
  89. Horse – I don’t believe in scruples…
  90. Criollo chocolate
  91. Spam – I used to love this. Can’t stand processed meat now. Eeew.
  92. Soft shell crab
  93. Rose harissa
  94. Catfish
  95. Mole poblano
  96. Bagel and lox
  97. Lobster Thermidor
  98. Polenta
  99. Jamaican Blue Mountain coffee
  100. Snake
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2 Responses to “Turns out I’m a fussy eater…”

  1. expensivemistakescheapthrills Says:

    haha – i’m also a fussy eater!

  2. Goblin Says:

    OMG Another meme to steal!!!

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