The World's First Lab-Grown Meat Burger Tastes Terrible (Surprise!)
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The World's First Lab-Grown Meat Burger Tastes Terrible (Surprise!)

The world's premier artificial, $300,000 3D-printed burger finally its way into human mouths today. Turns out it tastes pretty weird. Go figure.

BBC correspondant Pallab Ghosh was present at the meat's inaugural tasting event, and has been live-tweeting the tasters metered reaction to the lab-grown meat.

If 3D-printed meat really is the future of the burger industry, it looks like it still has a long road ahead before it can climb out of the uncanny valley of almost-meat. In the meantime, questionable dollar menu meat is probably still the way to go. [ Pallab Ghosh via Engadget ]