Bizarre Foods: Around the World Pictures

From Paris to Croatia, check out pictures from Bizarre Foods with Andrew Zimmern as he heads around the world.

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Andrew Zimmern at the Testaccio Market

Andrew Zimmern at the Testaccio Market

Feasting on a chickpea fritter sandwich at the Testaccio Market in Rome. 960 1280

  

Rome's New Stuffed Pizza Triangle

Rome's New Stuffed Pizza Triangle

Trapizzinos are a newfangled food based on the idea of a stuffed pizza triangle. These are filled with offal delights. 960 1280

  

Charcuterie at Testaccio Market

Charcuterie at Testaccio Market

Katie Parla and I check out a selection of charcuterie at Testaccio Market in Rome. Video: Rome's Testaccio Market 960 1280

  

"Jewish–style" Fried Artichokes

"Jewish–style" Fried Artichokes

Carciofi alla Giudia, or "Jewish–style" fried artichokes, at Flavio al Velavevodetto. Related: Rome Travel Guide 960 1280

  

Pecorino Romano

Pecorino Romano

Pecorino Romano wheels get waxed, an ancient practice to protect the cheese. 960 1280

  

Tufa Caves at Brunelli Dairy

Tufa Caves at Brunelli Dairy

Wheels of pecorino Romano aging inside ancient tufa caves at Brunelli Dairy. 960 1280

  

Roman Centurions and I

Roman Centurions and I

Roman centurions and I in front of the Colosseum in Rome. 960 1280

  

Porchetta

Porchetta

Porchetta seasoned and ready for the oven at Il Norcino Bernabei. 960 1280

  

With Vitaliano Bernabei at Il Norcino Bernabei

With Vitaliano Bernabei at Il Norcino Bernabei

Making porchetta with Vitaliano Bernabei at his century-old butcher shop, Il Norcino Bernabei. 960 1280

  

Handcrafted Sausages

Handcrafted Sausages

Handcrafted sausages at Il Norcino Bernabei. 960 1280

  

Eel Fishing on the Tiber

Eel Fishing on the Tiber

Eel fishing on the Tiber with the last eel fisherman in Rome, Caesar Bergamini. 960 1280

  

Fried Eel

Fried Eel

Fried eel from the Tiber River. 960 1280

  

Selfie in Ho Chi Minh City

Selfie in Ho Chi Minh City

Just a little selfie with my unsure friend Kikki Le as we consider our next meal: rice field rat. 960 1280

  

Clearing the Rice Fields

Clearing the Rice Fields

Outside of Ho Chi Minh City, 2 rice farmers clear the land before we hunt for rice field rats. 960 1280

  

Prized Possession

Prized Possession

One of the rice farmers, just outside of Ho Chi Minh City, is showing off his catch. 960 1280

  

Rat Meat on the Grill

Rat Meat on the Grill

This grill might look rudimentary, but it definitely gets the job done. That lemongrass spear isn't just a garnish - it's the tool used to baste the rat meat. 960 1280

  

Pig Brain Soup

Pig Brain Soup

This fresh pig brain soup was being sold right on the street by one of Ho Chi Minh City's ubiquitous vendors. 960 1280

  

Fresh Fish from the Mekong Delta

Fresh Fish from the Mekong Delta

These dried fresh fish from the Mekong Delta are being sold at Ba Chieu Market. Impressed by how perfect each little fish was prepped, cleaned and presented for sale. 960 1280

  

The Old & New Ho Chi Minh City

The Old & New Ho Chi Minh City

The old meets the new as a soaring skyscraper takes over the Ho Chi Minh City skyline. 960 1280

  

Bahn da Lon

Bahn da Lon

My new friend Sinh Nguyen's favorite food is bahn da lon, a sweet treat made from mung bean paste, rice flour, coconut milk and sugar. 960 1280

  

Herbs & Spices at Cho Ben Thanh Market

Herbs & Spices at Cho Ben Thanh Market

Cho Ben Thanh Market is a one-stop shop. You can find virtually anything you need including dozens and dozens of dry goods like these herbs and spices 960 1280

  

Breakfast Rolls at Ba Chieu Market

Breakfast Rolls at Ba Chieu Market

The French influence lives on in Ho Chi Minh City with these perfectly crafted breakfast rolls sold outside Ba Chieu Market. 960 1280

  

A Successful Quail Hunt

A Successful Quail Hunt

Andrew Zimmern shows off his freshly bagged quail in Texas Hill Country. 960 1280

  

Texas Longhorns and Zebras

Texas Longhorns and Zebras

A herd of Texas longhorns and zebras roam the pastures of Koch Ranches outside San Antonio. 960 1280

  

Highlandettes of Lake Highlands High School

Highlandettes of Lake Highlands High School

Andrew and the Highlandettes of Lake Highlands High School in front of San Antonio's iconic Alamo, a former Roman Catholic mission and fortress. 960 1280

  

The Alamo

The Alamo

The Bizarre Foods film crew shoots a scene in front of the Alamo, the iconic site of the Battle of the Alamo in 1836. 960 1280

  

Bill Miller Bar-B-Que

Bill Miller Bar-B-Que

Andrew makes a pit stop at Bill Miller Bar-B-Que, a popular establishment in San Antonio for brisket. 960 1280

  

Cooking With Chef Johnny Hernandez

Cooking With Chef Johnny Hernandez

Andrew visits the home of chef Johnny Hernandez for some fresh grilled cecina tacos. Cecina is traditionally prepared with salt and dried by air, sun or smoking. 960 1280

  

Man's Best Friend

Man's Best Friend

Andrew meets a future quail-hunting dog in Texas Hill Country. 960 1280

  

Coturnix Quail Eggs

Coturnix Quail Eggs

Coturnix quail eggs, a Texas delicacy best sampled raw, from Diamond H Ranch. 960 1280

  

Brotherly Love at Diamond H Ranch

Brotherly Love at Diamond H Ranch

Andrew receives a kiss for luck from quail purveyor Chris Hughes at Diamond H Ranch. 960 1280

  

Beef Brain at Restaurant Gwendolyn

Beef Brain at Restaurant Gwendolyn

Andrew looks on as chef Michael Sohocki prepares ingredients for beef brain foie gras at Restaurant Gwendolyn. 960 1280

  

Meat of El Machito

Meat of El Machito

Chicken and goat skewered over an open fire at San Antonio's El Machito. 960 1280

  

Sampling Goat Innards at El Machito

Sampling Goat Innards at El Machito

Andrew prepares to sample grilled goat innards at Johnny Hernandez's restaurant El Machito. 960 1280

  

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