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Interesting Facts about food




Discover a few interesting facts that You May Not Know.


Did you know that the herring is the most widely eaten
fish in the world.


Ketchup was sold in the 1830s as medicine.


A can of spam is opened every 6 seconds. Before Internet
age, spam wasn't unsolicated email, it was of course a luncheon meat. It is so
resistant to spoilage that, if kept in the closed can, it may well
outlast eternity and will certainly live longer than human.


Almonds are members of the peach family.


Grape explode when you put them in the microwave. 


Carrots were first grown as a medicine (not a food). The
ancient Greeks called carrots "Karoto".


If you add half a glass of lemonade to a vase of flowers,
the bubbles prolong the life of the flowers by up to a week. In
Great Britain alcoholic lemonade is outselling premium bottled lagers.


In South Africa, termites are often roasted and eaten by
the handful, like popcorn.


Flamingo tongues were a common delicacy at Roman feasts.


If you add half a glass of lemonade to a vase of flowers, the bubbles prolong the life of the flowers by up to
a week. In Great Britain alcoholic lemonade is outselling premium
bottled lagers.

In South Africa, termites and ants are often
roasted and eaten by the handful, like popcorn.



   
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