Marinated grasshoppers skewers

This time Bugstronomy’s team is proposing us this tasty way to cook grasshopper with an Asian twist. This recipes makes the perfect appetizer to amaze your guests.  

You’ll find the grasshoppers used in the recipe in the shop.

Ingredients for 12 skewers

  • 36 dried grasshoppers
  • 100ml of light soy sauce
  • 50ml of rice wine vinegar
  • 1 tbsp of brown sugar
  • 1 teaspoon og grated ginger


Start removing wings and hind legs of the grasshoppers paying attention in not breaking the insects. Mix all the other ingredients in a bowl whisking until the sugar is dissolved then put in the grasshoppers and let marinate for a minimum of 20 minutes to a maximum of 1 hour.

Once marinated assemble the skewers putting 3 grasshoppers for each one. Place the skewers on parchment lined baking sheet and bake them for 20 minutes at 170°C. Once cooked serve the skewers on a serving plate and enjoy!

@Mattia Marino Bugstronomy for FUTURE FOOD