Unusual 5 disgusting dishes you can actually order

If you like putting all sorts of animals into your mouth, then you're in for a treat as several of them are available in restaurants all over the world.

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Fried Tarantula

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These meals are not for the faint hearted or queasy stomached, they are for real food adventurers who aren't squeamish about what they ingest.

Some of these meals are quite nasty and could make you throw up the contents of your stomach.

1. Ying-Yang fish:

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Ying Yang Fish

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This meal can only be consumed by people who have traces of cruelty in them. Fish is not disgusting but this particular meal is disgusting because of how it is served.

The fish is cooked while it is still alive and it arrives on the table still breathing and flapping. Then the customer starts to eat the fish alive.

Though the meal has been banned in several places, it is still available in some parts of China.

2.  Haggis:

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Haggis

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Haggis is simply a giant sausage stuffed with sheep’s lungs, heart and liver mixed with oatmeal and beef.

Then this concoction then encased in sheep’s stomach and boiled. This delicacy is apparently a national dish in Scotland.

3. Fried Tarantula:

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Fried Tarantula

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Fried Tarantula is a Cambodian dish that is definitely not for those who are afraid of spiders.

Cambodian started eating fried spiders in 1960 when there was a severe food shortage, the meal has remained popular since then.

Because the spiders alone have very little taste, they are usually mixed with garlic, other herbs and spices.

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4. Fried Brain Sandwich:

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Brain sandwiches

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This sandwich is your regular sandwich, only that it is filled with animal brains.

Cows brains were originally used but because of mad cow disease outbreak, the sandwich is now served with pigs brains along with onions, mustard and ketchup.

5. Rocky Mountain Oysters:

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Bull testicles

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These are simply bull calf testicles. The testicles of bulls are removed at a young age to make them less aggressive and more meatier.

These testicles are then served up at restaurants, served fried in batter.

The dish is so popular in some parts of America that they have testicle festivals.

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