Growing up, we might get countless “do not play with your food” warnings from our mum, but clearly, some of us have turned a deaf ear to the pleas. And that’s probably why it led to the birth of the bizarre new trend- #FoodJenga.
The #FoodJenga trend is nothing novel, yet it has been garnering a lot of attention for the last few days. Similar to other online trends, it’s unclear as to how, exactly, it started. As the name suggests, #FoodJenga follows the rule of the game- Jenga (3 bricks across and 3 bricks up); you get to stack as much food as you can and then take turns to pull out a piece and place it on top until the food tower collapses.
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Many adventurous Instagrammers have done a fantastic job stacking cookies, chips, greens and other delicious food. Even though they might appear like a work of art, surely each “artist” had no qualms devouring their masterpiece. Here are some of our favourite “towers”:
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