The Most Unusual Animals Eaten Around the World

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Poultry, beef, pork, and fish have become international staples when it comes to culinary protein sources, but they're by no means the only animals we rely on to honor culture, customs, and tastes through food. We've rounded up 18 critters that may seem unusual to typical Americans, but are regarded as traditional delicacies across the world. As you're clicking, remember to keep and open mind. Concepts like taste and preparation are both relative and subjective. (Can you imagine how someone in Micronesia may react to a firework Oreo or unicorn Frappucino?)