The Thai pop-up is attracting fans with its crispy cricket burgers
Bounce Burgers in Thailand serves cricket beef burgers and cricket balls. As a meat substitute, the edible insect market is expected to become a billion-dollar global industry. –
Photo from Malaysia Insight archives on September 13, 2022.
No crunch or crackle, but there’s cricket on the menu at the Bangkok pop-up, which serves up a Bug Fusion burger that showcases the latest ways to incorporate protein-rich meat straight from Thailand’s farms into the dish.
The edible insect market, which is currently being eyed as a meat substitute, is expected to become a multi-billion dollar global industry in the next few years, with climate change turning many into creepy crawlies. It is included in the diet.
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