Terrence Donnelly wrote: > To relate this to conlanging (or manybe conculturing), do > any of you have similar food items in your invented speaking > communities, i.e., foods whose origin or method of production > cause jaws to drop but which taste wonderful? The Kadane > (who speak my conlang Vogu) are pretty boring in this regard, > I guess, because nothing comes to mind. I'll have to explore > this area more deeply. The Nowans eat quite a few insects and their larvae. Most are commercially raised now a days. They also eggs which are one of my favorite foods but just down right weird if you think about them :) -- Brad Coon [log in to unmask] listowner battleship-l http://www.geocities.com/Yosemite/Gorge/7264/battleship-l.html http://www.geocities.com/Yosemite/Gorge/7264 (outdoor and prim.skills) The believer is happy, the doubter is wise.--Proverb of unknown origin.