Food and Drink Facts

Food and Drink Facts

There are 187 Food and Drink Facts!

1 day ago
Milt, known as a delicacy around the world, is actually fish sperm.
2 days ago
The company that makes Nutella uses about 25% of the world's supply of hazelnuts.
22 days ago
Putting olive oil on salad helps the body absorb nutrients thanks to monounsaturated fats.
2 months ago
If you don't wash strawberries before eating them, you may also be eating little white bugs.
2 months ago
Movie popcorn costs more per ounce than filet mignon.
2 months ago
India's richest person, Mukesh Ambani, built a $1 billion home. It has 27 habitable floors, including six parking floors with a capacity to hold up to 168 cars. 600 staff maintain the home.
2 months ago
Nearly half of the entire world's adult population has never drunk alcohol.
3 months ago
According to the FDA, it's safe to eat the stickers that are found on fruit; they're actually made out of "edible paper" and the glue is food grade.
3 months ago
Let's Pizza is the world's first pizza vending machine. Just select your topping, insert coins, and watch your pizza bake!
3 months ago
If you place a ripe banana next to a green tomato, the tomato will ripen due to the ethylene gas produced by the banana.
3 months ago
A cauliflower that weighs almost 72.5kg has broken the world record by almost 3kg.
3 months ago
The bananas we buy in stores and supermarkets are genetically identical clones, all descended from one banana. These bananas are seedless and sterile; natural bananas are short, fat, and have huge seeds.
3 months ago
According to a Japanese poll in the year 2000, the Japanese believe that their best invention of the twentieth century was instant noodles.
3 months ago
US eggs would be illegal in a British supermarket because they are washed. British eggs are illegal in US markets because they’re unwashed.
3 months ago
For clean fruit, fill a bowl with water (or, for bigger batches, use a clean sink), add 1 cup of vinegar, and stir. Add fruit and leave to soak for 10 minutes. The water will be dirty and the fruit will be sparkly clean with no wax or dirty film.
3 months ago
Glucose (sugar) has an opposite “handed” isomer L-glucose that tastes identical and isn't metabolized as sugar, so it's safe for diabetics. Unfortunately, L-glucose costs 50% more than gold.
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