34 Of The Strangest Dishes From History



Food, just like anything else, changes over history. People have been eating a lot of crazy stuff over the century, and the list below is just talking about those living in Europe, and more exactly, in Western and Northern part. But nevertheless, if we see just how weird this food is, you can imagine just how different foods from other parts of the world are.

From as far back as the Ancient Romans, to the Anglo-Saxons, the Vikings, the Middle Ages and up to the last century, we’ll take a look at some of the strangest dishes people were eating throughout history in Europe.

From boiled ostriches to stuffed mice and fermented fish to frog pies and blood jelly, all were eaten back in the day, by the very people we now call our ancestors. Nevertheless, with these kind of foods, we can see just how different peoples are from one another. Depending on where they lived, they were eating different kinds of dishes, based on what they had more of.

Take a look at the infographic below and see exactly what we’re talking about and then give us your opinion in the comment section at the bottom of the page.