Our mission is to show people that insects can be a delicious, nutritious, and ecologically sound part of your diet. We’re doing this by making incredible meals using insects as an important ingredient — they’re tasty creations that you’ll just have to try — and showing you how to make them yourself.

In addition, we’re going to show you how easy and cheap it is to grow your own insects for food, right in your own home.

Eating Entomo and Entomovegan is the future, and Gastrobug is bringing it to you, now.

Latest Recipes
Ghoulish Mealworm Skull Cake
Hallowe'en is coming up soon, and one of the things people like to do is add fake creepy crawlies to their food. But we're an entomophagy blog: we don't need…
Mealworm Guacamole!
One of the things we're always asking ourselves when we're deciding which recipes to put up on Gastrobug is whether it's interesting enough, or unique enough. Not everything has to…
Kentucky Fried Crickets
So the miraculous happened the other day: the nephew of Colonel Sanders, founder of finger-lickin' KFC, gave a newspaper interview and showed off an old recipe card he had lying…
Cricket Pizza Crust
We love pizza. Who doesn't? It's tasty, amazing, and surprisingly versatile: it can be a light vegetarian dish, a heavy, meaty experience, and almost everything in between. It's pretty great.…
Latest Posts
Link Swarm: September 6, 2016
(Image from   As we read things on the internet, we bookmark them to share with you fine, fine folks. Generally we intend to share them one at a…
Tuesday September 6, 2016
Vlog: Eating Grasshoppers
In the third instalment of our infrequently-released video blog, Maddy and I ate grasshoppers for the first time! Well, it's technically a compilation of our first two attempts at eating grasshoppers,…
Thursday September 1, 2016
A little cricket told me that I have Celiac disease.
Okay, so a cricket didn’t literally walk up to me and say, “hey Maddy -- you have the symptoms of Celiac. Maybe you should go check that out.” (though admittedly,…
Thursday August 25, 2016
Went Fishin'
Readers of the site might notice that we've been a bit quiet lately. Other than an awesome Donuts recipe we posted at the beginning of the week, we haven't posted…
Wednesday August 24, 2016