13 December 2011

Traditional Mayan Paper Wasp Recipe - yes, recipe

Jim Conrad reported in today's edition of his Backyard Nature Naturalist Newsletter, that he saw a paper wasp nest attacked by red-headed soldier ants.

Then, he provided a link to the Yucatan Times with a story, recipe and photos - how to prepare and eat paper wasp nests.

Interested? Curious? Here are the links

Yucatan Times article with paper wasp nest recipe
 http://www.theyucatantimes.com/2011/07/eek-a-traditional-mayan-paper-wasp-recipe/
The recipe comes with a warning that the wasps will sting you several times!

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and they are each fascinating.

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