Chapulines are in season, just in time for the Bug Fest at the El Paso Zoo! This delicious chapulines recipe, along with many others was crafted by executive chef Miguel Gullien. To learn more about West Texas’ longest running bug festival, check out …West Texas Wonders: the El Paso Zoo Bug Fest. Though Chapulines can be tricky to source, they are occasionally carried in Mexican grocery stores during the summer months or sourced through Small Stock Foods. Non-Sphenarium whole grasshoppers can be purchased from Grub UK. Healthy, savory, and crisp – this chapulines recipe is a great introduction to a classic Mexican edible insect.