Cooking up mealworms into a tasty, healthful, ‘meat-like’ seasoning

Beetle larvae, such as mealworms, are often considered to be creepy, crawly nuisances. But these insects are edible and could be a healthful alternative to traditional meat protein sources. Today, researchers report that they’ve cooked up mealworms with sugar, creating a ‘meat-like’ flavoring. It could someday be used in convenience foods as a tasty source of extra protein.

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published.

Generated by Feedzy