Andrew Zimmern's Bizarre World

Watch Andrew Zimmern's Bizarre World

  • 2009
  • 1 Season

Andrew Zimmern's Bizarre World brings you in contact with all the most amazing and interesting food items in the world. These are bizarre foods that you might not want to eat, but Andrew will eat them and show you how interesting they are. You will also learn the history behind these foods so that you can learn a little bit about the world of food.

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Seasons
Wisconsin
9. Wisconsin
October 27, 2009
Andrew eats his way through Wisconsin, the land of cheese and brats.
Florida
8. Florida
October 20, 2009
Andrew finds out that Florida is a land full of oddities with enclaves of everything from sponge divers and frog giggers to mermaids and drag racers.
Bali
7. Bali
October 13, 2009
Andrew stops in the Indonesian island of Bali, where he participates in a cricket-fighting match, learns the art of Mepantigan, witnesses a tooth-filing ceremony for adolescents and eats a ceremonial meal that includes raw pig's blood.
Sulawesi
6. Sulawesi
October 6, 2009
Andrew travels to picturesque Sulawesi, a part of Indonesia where the funeral rituals are elaborate ancient customs still deeply rooted in the rich and colorful community of Tana Toraja. Andrew experiences an authentic Torajan funeral as a pallbearer.
Germany
5. Germany
September 29, 2009
Andrew is joined in Germany by the winner of the fan contest to explore Berlin's art scene, tastes the cuisine of Bavaria and undergoes body painting from head to toe.
South Africa
4. South Africa
September 22, 2009
Andrew explores urban South Africa, where he finds old traditions in unexpected places. In gritty Johannesburg, he faces one of the tallest jumps of his life. And in Cape Town, he rescues African penguins and rappels off of Table Mountain's steep cliff.
Kalahari
3. Kalahari
September 15, 2009
Andrew journeys to Botswana, where one of the oldest hunter-gatherer tribes teaches him how to live off the land and become one with their tight-knit community. Andrew gets the rare experience of living just as our ancestors once did centuries ago.
Belize
2. Belize
September 8, 2009
Andrew is in Belize where he swims with sharks and sting rays, explores an ancient cave, and sinks his teeth into Mayan-style pork brains and the country's most prized rodent.
Cuba
1. Cuba
September 1, 2009
Andrew heads to Cuba, where he samples a tree rat, learns the secrets of growing world-class tobacco, and takes part in a Santeria ritual involving lots of blood.
Description

Andrew Zimmern's Bizarre World brings you in contact with all the most amazing and interesting food items in the world. These are bizarre foods that you might not want to eat, but Andrew will eat them and show you how interesting they are. You will also learn the history behind these foods so that you can learn a little bit about the world of food.

  • Premiere Date
    September 1, 2009