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Sep 11, 2008

The Omnivore's 100 - OK, I'll Play

The Omnivore's 100

1) Copy this list into your blog or journal, including these instructions.
2) Bold all the items you’ve eaten.
3) Cross out any items that you would never consider eating.
4) Optional extra: Post a comment here at Very Good Taste linking to your results.

1.
Venison
2. Nettle tea
3.
Huevos rancheros
4. Steak tartare
5.
Crocodile
6. Black pudding
- not gonna do blood dishes
7.
Cheese fondue
8.
Carp
9.
Borscht
10.
Baba ghanoush
11.
Calamari
12.
Pho
13.
PB&J sandwich
14.
Aloo gobi
15. Hot dog from a street cart
- I know what goes into a hot dog. No way.
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 - I have eaten this but not for at least a decade, and never again.
24.
Rice and beans
25. Brawn, or head cheese
- pieces-parts and I are not compatible, especially as Jello
26.
Raw Scotch Bonnet pepper - a miniscule piece and only once!
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 - I don't smoke
37. Clotted cream tea
38.
Vodka jelly/Jell-O
39.
Gumbo
40. Oxtail
41.
Curried goat
42. Whole insects - as long as they were not alive
43. Phaal
44.
Goat’s milk
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
- am I the only one who has no desire to eat a doughnut?
50. Sea urchin
51.
Prickly pear
52. Umeboshi
53. Abalone
54.
Paneer
55.
McDonald’s Big Mac Meal - although, I'm proud to note that I haven't eaten McDonald's food in eight years and never will again.
56.
Spaetzle
57.
Dirty gin martini
58. Beer above 8% ABV
59. Poutine
60.
Carob chips
61.
S’mores
62. Sweetbreads
- offal is awful
63. Kaolin - I know this to be a clay. Is that what we're talking about here? No, I don't want to eat clay.
64. Currywurst
65. Durian
66. Frogs’ legs
67.
Beignets, churros, elephant ears or funnel cake
68. Haggis
69.
Fried plantain
70. Chitterlings, or andouillette

71. Gazpacho
72.
Caviar and blini
73. Louche absinthe
74. Gjetost, or brunost
75. Roadkill

76. Baijiu
77. Hostess Fruit Pie
78. Snail
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
90. Criollo chocolate
91. Spam
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

2 comments:

Holler said...

I am noticing that there is nothing scored out on your list!

vb said...

Now that I look at it, the bolded text is as bold as i thought. I'll fix that.

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