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Ants, termites and other creepy critters to liven up your Halloween




Tyler Malek, the co-founder/head ice cream maker for the ice cream shop, Salt and Straw.
Tyler Malek, the co-founder/head ice cream maker for the ice cream shop, Salt and Straw.
Stephen Hoffman
Tyler Malek, the co-founder/head ice cream maker for the ice cream shop, Salt and Straw.
Would you eat this? ice cream brittle made from ants, crickets and termites …
Tyler Malek, the co-founder/head ice cream maker for the ice cream shop, Salt and Straw.
In case you didn't believe me
Tyler Malek, the co-founder/head ice cream maker for the ice cream shop, Salt and Straw.
Salt and Straw's Katie Burnett making a fresh batch of ice cream
Tyler Malek, the co-founder/head ice cream maker for the ice cream shop, Salt and Straw.
Salt and Straw's Tyler Malek.
Stephen Hoffman


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Some might say candy corn or chocolate are their favorite Halloween treats. But walk into Salt & Straw, and you'll find they prefer ants, termites and crickets.  

Salt & Straw, the Portland based ice cream shop, has made a name for themselves by making really, really unusual flavors is now pushing the envelope with their latest Spooktacular menu.

A Martinez stopped by Salt and Straw's kitchen near downtown and tried a sample of the creepy crawly critters.

 

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