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Quiz: Have you tried any of these unusual drinks?

From a spirit made with moth larvae to coffee flavoured with animal poo, when it comes to drinks, just how adventurous are you?

Curry bread fizzy drinks in Japan (Shutterstock)

1. Salty and buttery, yak butter tea goes down a treat in Tibet. Have you tried it?

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2. Coastal towns in South Korea serve tuna tears soju – distilled rice wine blended with tuna eye fluid. Have you tried it?

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3. So-called because it’s intended to rehydrate you after exercise, Pocari Sweat is a common sight in Japanese vending machines. Have you tried it?

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4. Popular with Instagrammers, unicorn freakshakes are rainbow-hued milkshakes served with candyfloss and doughnuts. Have you had one?

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5. Taiwanese bubble tea contains chewy tapioca pearls and is usually made with condensed milk and syrup. Have you tried it?

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6. Popular in the Middle East, camel milk has more calcium than cow’s milk. Have you tried it?

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7. We wonder if Japan’s curry bread flavoured cider pairs well with chicken tikka. Have you tried it?

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8. Order mezcal – a smoky spirit made from the agave plant – in Mexico and it may come with free moth larvae at the bottom. Have you tried it?

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9. Native to Central America, dragon fruit has a hot pink, scaly exterior. Have you tried its juice?

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10. Kopi luwak is made from partially digested coffee beans found in civet poo in Indonesia. Have you dared to try it?

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11. Cans of the blackberry Chupa Chups fizzy drink are sold in east Asia. Have you tried one?

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12. Emirates Palace in Abu Dhabi serves 24-carat gold leaf cappuccinos. Have you tried one?

Yes

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