Bug tacos, snake soup: Wisconsin State Fair releases 2019 food, drink list

MILWAUKEE (CBS 58) – The Wisconsin State Fair released its food and drink list for the 2019 festival.

Among the staple foods like pretzels and ice cream, are a few unique choices. Snake soup will be available at the Exotic Meat Grill. It's described as being full of vegetables and Rattlesnake meat. Another interesting meat plate for sale is bug tacos. The tacos are filled with crickets and worms.

Sweet meets savory with the bacon caramel corn offered at Laura’s Gourmet Popcorn and for those who just want sweet, a Jolly Rancher Flurry is also for sale.

Overall there are 66 new items.

The CBS 58 newsroom weighed in on what they think sounds good and the dishes that makes them cringe. Watch the video below and then share your thoughts on the food options on the CBS 58 Facebook page.

The Wisconsin State Fair runs August 1-11. A full list of the items can be found on the State Fair website.

Share this article: