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Deep fried worms on Croatian menu


An eco-restaurant has opened in Croatia offering a range of dishes featuring earthworms as the main ingredient.

The restaurant in Zadar claims the earthworms, which are farmed on site, are high in protein and low in fat making them highly nutritious.

Dishes on offer include soup enriched with earthworms, deep fried worms and earthworm cheesecake.


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