puffer fish

Japanese Fugu: From a Toxic Fish to an Exquise Delicacy

Want to take the risk of eating the Japanese fugu? This is one of the Top 10 Most Risky Meals to have. Fugu is a Japanese word for pufferfish. A fugu contains tetrodotoxin which makes it literally poisonous! How are Fugu Prepared? Because of the risks involved in eating fugu, strict rules have been implemented…

Risky Japanese Delicacy : puffer fish (Fugu)

The Japanese delicacy fugu, or as known as blowfish, is so poisonous that the smallest mistake in its preparation could be fatal. But Tokyo’s city government is planning to ease restrictions that allow only highly trained and licensed chefs to serve this dish. The restaurant preparation of fugu is strictly controlled by law in Japan…