Hakarl: Stinking, rotten shark.

Hakarl: Stinking, rotten shark.

Hakarl (Greenland Shark) available at the Kolaportid Flea Market

Shark, that is buried, rotten and fermented.

A personal hero of mine Anthony Bourdain once said that Hakarl is the most disgusting thing he’s ever eaten. For a guy that’s eaten a lot of gross stuff, that’s saying a lot!

Why eat rotten shark?

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New Orleans Food Adventures: Part 1, before the flood.

New Orleans Food Adventures: Part 1, before the flood.

I’m sitting at the little NOLA (New Orleans) airport wondering how three days can go by so fast?

In case anyone who thought I’d be writing about a three day bender, culminating in running naked covered in beads down bourbon street, I’m sorry, that’s gonna have to be the next trip.

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