Taste The Future Sea Cucumbers – The Awl

“Itbreathesthroughitsanus,canliquefyitsbodyandactsasthewastecollectorsoftheseabed。

ScientistsnowbelievethataspeciesofseacucumberlivingofftheBritishcoastcouldbecomealucrativeculinaryexport。

Aprojectwillbeginthisyeartoseewhetheritispossibletoharvestcommercialquantitiesofseacucumbers?

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whichareanimalsnotplants?

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frombeneathfishfarmswheretheseabedisladenwiththeorganicdetritus…。

Knownforitsslipperiness?

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atestforallbutexpertchopstickusers?

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theseacucumberisadelicacybestservedbraisedinabrothofshitakemushrooms。

Itsflavourhasbeenratedbyonewesterndineras‘slightlylowerthanphlegm,thetextureofwhichitcloselyresembles’。