In Southeast Asia it’s not normal to find bottles of wine collection with whole snakes for sale. Some accept it like strange foods around the world has medicinal value (not true), and others like the strange factor. But the truth is, it’s cruel and cannibalism. Snake wine is often ready by drowning a healthy live snake in alcohol. It’s also really dangerous every-once in a while when it lives, the snake doesn’t die. May it happens, it awakens from a drunken sleep to bite the person drinking the wine. Or it passes on deadly parasites.
“The thoughts about that snakes are some kind of miracle meat is rooted in old ancient texts that have little but rare value, and firmly embedded or engaged within the culture of East and Southeast Asia in a superstitious, even that thoughts always destructive way.”
The snake wine was most like a meal in a shot glass, but it actually inside tasted alright. Truly a good snake wine shouldn’t have a medicinal taste that may have less increase the charm of harm, and the 30-plus-year cobra and home lizard tincture made by Gibson Cheung’s father actually made a spiked version of the salted lemonade that is used in Thailand.
Snake Chinese food:
In Chinese tradition, snakes could be used in food and in wine are good for a lot of different things: vision, throat sores disease, digestion, maintain cholesterol, hearts and lungs, nerves controlling, blood, immune system, and so on. Some people also claim that it’s great for your Sex life, but mostly people shouldn’t believe on that superstitious.
Perhaps, snake wine is believed to be medicinal even though it’s not medicine for health. While it’s true that snake meat high in protein and is low in fat and calories. As a replacement for (Protein) chicken, it’s great. But nobody of the claims made by general practitioners of traditional Chinese medicine has been backed up by scientific or any medical studies.
It is telling that most local pharmacies, even those that hawker things like dried seahorses (dead) and useless herbal (natural) pills that are ready in China, don’t carry any snake parts for sale. The thoughts about that snakes are some kind of miracle meat is rooted in old ancient texts that have little but rare value, and firmly embedded or engaged within the culture of East and Southeast Asia in a superstitious, even that thoughts always destructive way.
Yet this is proven that snakes capture our imagination. Unconditional Asian dragons take the form of large, most powerful snakes. Buddha, in legend, meditated as a great storm rolled toward him. In snake’s variety, A naga king gave shelter to Siddhartha and acted as his guard. Sculpture of Buddha are often consider as cocooned by a seven-headed king cobra, as seen in Cambodia, Laos land, Thailand, and other lands nearby. If snakes have more power, then there’s something primal in the act of consuming them, drawing out their essence for better taste and making it part of ourselves.
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In truth, bottled snake wine usually isn’t sold that actually show with the actual snakes in it. The showpieces that decorated with full-hooded cobras, scorpions, and other reptiles seeping in spirits are more for show. Visitors pick them up as they traverse the Mekong nations. It somehow makes their trips a bit more interesting and remembering, a bit more worthy of spectacular dinner party banter at a later date.