Friday, August 29, 2008

A List of Items you would? wouldn't? eat.

I found this survey on Culinary Concotions by Peabodys blog. I don't seem to be able to cross stuff out sooo...I'm just going to bold what i have eaten and we'll consider the rest pretty much what I'm not going to be eating any time soon.
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.
The VGT Omnivore’s Hundred:
1. Venison (cooked it)
2. Nettle tea
3. Huevos rancheros
4. Steak tartare (made it, can't say I cooked it :P)
5. Crocodile
6. Black pudding
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
16. Epoisses (huh?)
17. Black truffle
18. Fruit wine made from something other than grapes (dad used to make strawberry wine, yummmmmmyyyyyy)
19. Steamed pork buns (forkchops, anyone?)
20. Pistachio ice cream (spumoni at The Old Spaghetti Factory)
21. Heirloom tomatoes(not yet anyway)
22. Fresh wild berries
23. Foie gras (I'll say no to that one for sure, just the idea of it and the sweetbreads somewhere below make me wanna barf...)
24. Rice and beans
25. Brawn or head cheese
26. Raw Scotch Bonnet pepper
27. Dulce de leche
28. Oysters (let's add this one to the foie gras/sweetbreads gross me out with their texture category)
29. Baklava
30. Bagna cauda
31. Wasabi peas
32. Clam Chowder in Soudough Bowl (ok, I can't get past the idea of snot living in the sea when it comes to shellfish)
33. Salted lassi
34. Sauerkraut
35. Root beer float
36. Cognac with a fat cigar
37. Clotted Cream Tea
38. Vodka Jelly/Jell-O
39. Gumbo
40. Oxtail
41. Curried goat
42. Whole insects (by accident but most assuredly not on purpose)
43. Phaal
44. Goat’s milk
45. Malt whisky from a bottle worth $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 (fine Canadian food)
60. Carob chips
61. S’mores
62. Sweetbreads
63. kaolin
64. Currywurst
65. Durian
66. Frogs’ legs
67. Beignets, churros, elephant ears or funnel cake (mmm, 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. 3 Michelin Star Tasting Menu
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 (don't like the idea of lobster, but whenever hubby asks me what I would like to eat this is usually my answer, I don't know why)
98. Polenta
99. Jamaican Blue Mountain coffee (let's wait until I win some large cask, ok?)
100. Snake

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