The Omnivore's 100

I believe this was started at a blog that came up with a list of 100 items that every omnivore should try in his or her life. It has spread like Wildfire. It has turned into a meme. Here is what you do:

You copy the list The Omnivore's 100 and post it to your blog, bold the items you've tried and strike through any you would never try. Make any comments you wish Anyone interested? Here is my list: (I just typed an "X" after one's I have eate.) Some of these I still need to look up, good grief!

Laura’s List

1. Venison X

2. Nettle tea X

3. Huevos rancheros

4. Steak tartare X( I love this stuff, don’t know if I’d eat it anymore)

5. Crocodile

6. Black pudding

7. Cheese fondue X

8. Carp

9. Borscht X

10. Baba ghanoush

11. Calamari X

12. Pho

13. PB&J sandwich X

14. Aloo gobi

15. Hot dog from a street cart X

16. Epoisses

17. Black truffle (does truffle oil count? didn't think so.)

18. Fruit wine made from something other than grapes X (watermelon and choke cherry)

19. Steamed pork buns X

20. Pistachio ice cream X

21. Heirloom tomatoes X

22. Fresh wild berries X

23. Foie gras X

24. Rice and beans X

25. Brawn, or head cheese

26. Raw Scotch Bonnet pepper X (just a nibble)

27. Dulce de leche X

28. Oysters X

29. Baklava X

30. Bagna cauda

31. Wasabi peas X

32. Clam chowder in a sourdough bowl

33. Salted lassi

34. Sauerkraut X

35. Root beer float X

36. Cognac with a fat cigar

37. Clotted cream tea

38. Vodka jelly/Jell-O (do they mean jello shots?)

39. Gumbo X

40. Oxtail

41. Curried goat

42. Whole insects [This would be a NEVER for me]

43. Phaal

44. Goat’s milk X

45. Malt whisky from a bottle worth £60/$120 or more

46. Fugu

47. Chicken tikka masala

48. Eel X

49. Krispy Kreme original glazed doughnut X

50. Sea urchin

51. Prickly pear

52. Umeboshi

53. Abalone [I so wanna try this]

54. Paneer

55. McDonald’s Big Mac Meal X

56. Spaetzle X

57. Dirty gin martini X [only by accident when I grab my hubby's drink]

58. Beer above 8% ABV

59. Poutine

60. Carob chips X

61. S’mores X

62. Sweetbreads

63. Kaolin

64. Currywurst

65. Durian

66. Frogs’ legs X

67. Beignets, churros, elephant ears or funnel cake X [just the funnel cake]

68. Haggis

69. Fried plantain X

70. Chitterlings, or andouillette

71. Gazpacho X

72. Caviar and blini

73. Louche absinthe

74. Gjetost, or brunost

75. Roadkill {again NEVER}

76. Baijiu or shaojiu

77. Hostess Fruit Pie X

78. Snail X

79. Lapsang souchong

80. Bellini

81. Tom yum X

82. Eggs Benedict X

83. Pocky

84. Tasting menu at a three-Michelin-star restaurant

85. Kobe beef

86. Hare X

87. Goulash X [Hungarian and American]

88. Flowers X

89. Horse X

90. Criollo chocolate

91. Spam X

92. Soft shell crab X

93. Rose harissa

94. Catfish X

95. Mole poblano

96. Bagel and lox X

97. Lobster Thermidor X

98. Polenta X

99. Jamaican Blue Mountain coffee X

100. Snake

I counted 49 x's for me. Anyone else wanna try? Maybe I should make this a poll?

I believe this was started at a blog that came up with a list of 100 items that every omnivore should try in his or her life. It has spread like Wildfire. It has turned into a meme. Here is what you do:

You copy the list The Omnivore's 100 and post it to your blog, bold the items you've tried and strike through any you would never try. Make any comments you wish Anyone interested? Here is my list: (I just typed an "X" after one's I have eate.) Some of these I still need to look up, good grief!

Laura’s List

1. Venison X

2. Nettle tea X

3. Huevos rancheros

4. Steak tartare X( I love this stuff, don’t know if I’d eat it anymore)

5. Crocodile

6. Black pudding

7. Cheese fondue X

8. Carp

9. Borscht X

10. Baba ghanoush

11. Calamari X

12. Pho

13. PB&J sandwich X

14. Aloo gobi

15. Hot dog from a street cart X

16. Epoisses

17. Black truffle (does truffle oil count? didn't think so.)

18. Fruit wine made from something other than grapes X (watermelon and choke cherry)

19. Steamed pork buns X

20. Pistachio ice cream X

21. Heirloom tomatoes X

22. Fresh wild berries X

23. Foie gras X

24. Rice and beans X

25. Brawn, or head cheese

26. Raw Scotch Bonnet pepper X (just a nibble)

27. Dulce de leche X

28. Oysters X

29. Baklava X

30. Bagna cauda

31. Wasabi peas X

32. Clam chowder in a sourdough bowl

33. Salted lassi

34. Sauerkraut X

35. Root beer float X

36. Cognac with a fat cigar

37. Clotted cream tea

38. Vodka jelly/Jell-O (do they mean jello shots?)

39. Gumbo X

40. Oxtail

41. Curried goat

42. Whole insects [This would be a NEVER for me]

43. Phaal

44. Goat’s milk X

45. Malt whisky from a bottle worth £60/$120 or more

46. Fugu

47. Chicken tikka masala

48. Eel X

49. Krispy Kreme original glazed doughnut X

50. Sea urchin

51. Prickly pear

52. Umeboshi

53. Abalone [I so wanna try this]

54. Paneer

55. McDonald’s Big Mac Meal X

56. Spaetzle X

57. Dirty gin martini X [only by accident when I grab my hubby's drink]

58. Beer above 8% ABV

59. Poutine

60. Carob chips X

61. S’mores X

62. Sweetbreads

63. Kaolin

64. Currywurst

65. Durian

66. Frogs’ legs X

67. Beignets, churros, elephant ears or funnel cake X [just the funnel cake]

68. Haggis

69. Fried plantain X

70. Chitterlings, or andouillette

71. Gazpacho X

72. Caviar and blini

73. Louche absinthe

74. Gjetost, or brunost

75. Roadkill {again NEVER}

76. Baijiu or shaojiu

77. Hostess Fruit Pie X

78. Snail X

79. Lapsang souchong

80. Bellini

81. Tom yum X

82. Eggs Benedict X

83. Pocky

84. Tasting menu at a three-Michelin-star restaurant

85. Kobe beef

86. Hare X

87. Goulash X [Hungarian and American]

88. Flowers X

89. Horse X

90. Criollo chocolate

91. Spam X

92. Soft shell crab X

93. Rose harissa

94. Catfish X

95. Mole poblano

96. Bagel and lox X

97. Lobster Thermidor X

98. Polenta X

99. Jamaican Blue Mountain coffee X

100. Snake

I counted 49 x's for me. Anyone else wanna try? Maybe I should make this a poll?

**"Time you enjoy wasting is not wasted time."**

Laura