1. Snake, Lizard, Scorpion, Baby Mice, Anything Nasty Wine – South East Asia
Originating from several different countries in South East Asia, these alcoholic beverages can be found almost in every souvenir shops for tourists to purchase. Each varying beverage contains a whole animal – snake, scorpion, baby mice, etc. – inside a bottle of whiskey or form of alcoholic drink. It is considered to provide medicinal properties and some even provide protection against evil spirits if consumed. Most tourist will agree that these beverages, sold with the whole animal inside the bottle, are better off as displays in their curio cabinets.