Baka Pygmies - Termite gathering and cooking

Luis Devin

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Termite gathering and cooking with Baka Pygmies in the rainforest of Cameroon. From my anthropological fieldwork in Central Africa. Find out more about insects as food and other "weird" food from around the world in my book "Ai confini del gusto. Viaggio straordinario fra i cibi più insoliti del pianeta" (Italian edition: Sonzogno). 0:03 Fire making 0:14 Preparing the burning sticks 0:30 Peircing the termite mound 0:39 Smoking the mound 0:43 Opening the nest 0:58 Gathering termite larvae 1:24 Termite cooking 1:38 Eating termites and plantains Buy the book (in Italian): Buy the ebook (in Italian): Read the book details (in Italian): Download a free excerpt (in Italian): Fieldwork and footage: © Luis Devin