1. Monkey Brains
It seems that China has already promised to the world to be at number one be it in population or consuming animals who create unending dispute. For instance monkey brains. It is a preferred delicacy to cure impotence, but an over-eating may cause Variant Creutzfeldt-Jakob. Regretfully, there is a rapid drop-off in monkeys population in China as well as other Asian regions.
Recognized as a big status symbol, the shark?s fin soup is predominately included in Chinese or other Asian weddings. Invariably, the loved ones often meet to eat it and is gifted during auspicious rendezvous. However, luxuriously and culturally relevant, the Shark?s Fin is a symbol of pure wealth and respect.
The license of preparing Fugu aka pufferfish is only given to the Japanese chefs in the world. No doubt it is safe to eat but a small irresponsibly at cook's end would mean consumption of dangerous amount of tetrodotoxin would result in numbness, pain, paralysis, and ultimately embraced by death.
4. Korean dish Sannakji, Korea
Ironically, where babies expect your deep love and care to grow carefully, same is not destined for baby octopus. The yummy Korean dish Sannakji includes live baby octopi cut up, and is then desperately tasted by its supporters with seeds for flavor and little toasted sesame oil.
5. Thai Bat Soup/Grilled Chinese Rat
Being a Lethal Asian food, these usually include meat in them highlighting dangerous pathogens or parasites. Incredibly, they are good for your taste buds, but their massive consumption is going to trap you in serious illness, or may expose you to death.