Lourdes takes Ben to try ‘Chapulines’ – aka grasshoppers

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It’s Cinco de Mayo and many of us use the day as an excuse to have a margarita.  But it’s also a day to learn a little more about the Mexican culture.

WGN’s Lourdes Duarte took co-anchor Ben Bradley to lunch at Mezcalina in Streeterville and introduced him to a popular Mexican delicacy – Chapulines.  Also known as or grasshoppers.

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