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The Omnivore’s Hundred
August 20, 2008, 12:43 pm
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This meme comes from Very Good Taste (although I found it through Chocolate and Zucchini.) The basic idea is that it’s a list of 100 things any omnivore should try in their lifetime. I thought it looked interesting, so I’m sharing my results here.  Since the original intent of the list was to spark conversation about food, I’ve included a few suggestions of what I might add after the list.

The rules:

  1. Copy this list into your blog or journal, including these instructions.
  2. Bold all the items you’ve eaten. (And as Clotilde suggested, I added * to the items I’m particularly fond of.  And I added ** to the items I really want to try/am somewhat ashamed I havent tried already)
  3. Cross out any items that you would never consider eating.
  4. Optional extra: post a comment on Very Good Taste, linking to your results.

I’m only missing 30 of the 100 items.  Considering how varied the list is (and how many years I have left to work on finishing it), I think that’s pretty damn good.

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