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That might look like a grub. That might look like dirt. But all of it is handmade Valentine's Day sweets for a very important person.

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Twitter user Shun_Lock created the dirt by smashing Oreos (sans cream) and chocolate bars with a hammer.

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Which resulted in realistic, yet delicious dirt.

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The stag beetle larva was made from glutinous rice flour, which is used to make dumplings.

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And after the faux grub was formed, it was steamed.

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Finally, the larva and the dirt were added to the bug carrying case (top photo). Everything is edible and delicious—save for the plastic box. Don't eat that!

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