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The Sparkitors Review the World's Grossest Food: WE ATE BUGS

By Melissa Albert Nov 15, 2013

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Josh says: I had to bust this thing into pieces so we could each have a taste of the sting (Taste of the Sting is a TradeMark of Josh Perilo Incorporated). The candy itself was a berry-licious blue raspberry. Then I bit into the bug. And, I am upset to report, I kind of liked the flavor. It was chewy and nutty. It almost had a nougat-like quality to it. I'm not saying that I want the next truffle I bite into to have a scorpion ganache, but I am regrettably pleased. A-

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Melissa Albert

Melissa Albert reads books, worries about other people’s dogs (they look thirsty), and eats horrible candy for fun and profit. When not wearing her extremely tasteful Sparkitor hat, she’s an editor for the Barnes & Noble Book Blog. You can find her on Twitter @mimi_albert, or in the hot pretzel section of your local cafeteria.

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