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Tenebrio (mealworm), dried

CHF 8.90
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It’s the classic and it just tastes good! How about a Bolognese sauce or a salty snack with delicious Tenebrio (mealworm)? It is also popular with young and old people when covered in chocolate, while providing you with high-quality protein, a lot of vitamins and essential minerals!

Package size 50g

SKU: 23 320 Category:


Allergy information

Insects can contain traces of gluten. People with allergies to crustaceans and molluscs and/or dust mite can have an allergic reaction to the consumption of insects.


Nutritional value (per 100g dried insects)

Energy550 kcal
Fat37.2 g
hereof: saturated fatty acids9.0 g
Carbohydrates5.4 g
Fibres6.5 g
Protein45.1 g
Salt0.37 g


You can snack the insects directly from the package, add some spices, rehydrate or roast them in a pan with a bit of oil. More tips and tricks are available in our blog. Our best recipes are available here.


Store your insects and insect products in dark, cool and dry location in their package or in a closed container.


The insects are sourced from the EU and are breed for human consumption under controlled conditions. For the selection of the insect farmers, we pay close attention to the standards of animal welfare, organic feed that does not compete with human food as well as energy efficiency. The use of antibiotics, hormones or medicines is not tolerated in our breeding farms.

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