A fun collection of rocks that look like food.
I’ve been gathering pics of rock and mineral specimens that look remarkably like edibles. Have fun with this parade of yummy-looking rocks that resemble meat, sweets, fruits and vegetables, and other fixings.
Rhodochrosite (magnesium carbonate) often looks like smoked meat as with this display that could pass for a butcher’s shop window. Source unknown.
A very tiny roast ham stone. Photo: “Forbidden ham”. Source unknown.
Sausages anyone? Photo: Rhodochrosite stalactites. Source unknown.
Fry up that bacon! Photo: “Natural Raw Rhodochrosite Slice” sold by Aliexpress Feifanstore.
Slice of smoked ham or Pink Grapefruit? Photo: Rhodochrosite stalactite slice. Source unknown.
Potato rocks. Quartz pebbles. Sources unknown.
Key lime pie from the display called “ Rock Food Table” by Bill and Lois Pattillo.
Berry sweet cheesecake? Nope. Red agate, opal, and botryoidal chalcedony. From Nevada, photo credit Chelsea Thompson
Yummy Rocks – Part 2
Yummy Rocks – Part 3