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Old 23-11-2006, 11:57 PM posted to alt.food.mexican-cooking
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Default Thanksgiving meal mostly original Amerindian stuff


wrote:

some people like frog legs, and grasshopers i have seen them roasted
and chocolate coated.


I'm just imagining a satisfied peasant dozing under the influence of
the high levels of trytophan in his Thanksgiving Day feast of jumiles (
a kind of stink bug)...

Insects provide important vital nutrients to impoverished indigenous
peasants of the interior of Mexico.

I posted a recipe for chapulines (grasshoppers) in this NG earlier this
year...

Gusanos (corn worms) are toasted to fill tacos...

http://www.food-insects.com/book7_31...3%20MEXICO.htm