Food Facts

Food Facts: In the beggining, Starbucks only sold roasted whole coffee beans.


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Food Fact: Grocers don't have to tell you where your salad comes from.


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Facts about Food: Light is what makes Beer go bad.


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Fact about Food: In 1963 - seven years after Reese's death, six (of twelve) of Reese's sons decided to sell the family business to The Hershey's Chocolate Company for $23.5 million.


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Food Information: Pizza originated as a simple piece of flatbread, garnished with whatever kinds of food were readily available to the Mediterranean people.


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Information about Food: Fortune cookies are not a traditional Chinese custom. They were invented in early 1900 in San Francisco.


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Food Facts: Banana trees are not actually trees - they are giant herbs.


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Food Fact: If you want to speed up the ripening of a pineapple, so that you can eat it faster, then you can do it by standing it upside down (on the leafy end).


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Facts about Food: The world average of the amount of meat eaten per year is: 173 lbs per person.


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Fact about Food: Xylophobia - Has the urge to eat wood.


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Food Information: There is a a food substitute intended to supply all daily nutritional needs, known as 'Soylent'.


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Information about Food: Almost 70 percent of the red meat eaten globally is goat meat.


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Food Facts: At the Wife Carrying World Championships in Finland, first prize is the wife's weight in beer.


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Food Fact: We eat 300 million portions of fish and chips in Britain each year.


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Facts about Food: Banana's are most likely the first fruit ever to be grown on a farm.


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Fact about Food: There is no single food that provides all the nutrients that humans need, except for breast milk.


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Food Information: Originally, candy canes were only white and they didn't have the bend.


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Information about Food: The strongest beer in the world has a 67.5% alcohol content.


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Food Facts: Hard cheeses have a longer shelf live than soft cheeses.


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Food Fact: Almost HALF of the world's food is thrown away every year.


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Facts about Food: In 2004, Coca-Cola created Miles Thirst, a vinyl doll voiced by Reno Wilson (the voice of Frenzy, Mudflap and Brains from across the Transformers films) in order to exploit the hip-hop market to advertise their range of soft drinks.


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Fact about Food: Coca Cola was originally green.


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Food Information: The inventor of the Chocolate Chip Cookie sold the idea to Nestle Toll House in return for a lifetime supply of chocolate.


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Information about Food: Eating dark chocolate every day reduces the risk of heart disease by one third.


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Food Facts: E.T's favorite candy in the 1982 movie were Reese's Pieces!


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Food Fact: Biting a wooden spoon whilst chopping an onion will stop your eyes from watering.


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Facts about Food: Each Russian consumes 18 litres (4.8 US gal) of alcohol per year, doubling what experts consider dangerous.


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Fact about Food: Geomelophagia - Has the urge to eat raw potatoes.


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Food Information: Budweiser was first created in 1895, in Budweis, which is a place in the Czech Republic. Anheuser-Busch's Budweiser is sold worldwide.


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Information about Food: If you yelled for 8 years, 7 months and 6 days, you would have produced enough energy to heat one cup of coffee.


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Food Facts: There's a Coffee Shop in France where not saying 'hello' and 'please' makes your coffee more expensive.


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Food Fact: A Tangerine has a harder skin than most of the above, and is slightly knobbed like an Orange. It is less sweet than the others and can be used in salads. It is named after Tangier, a port in Tunisia, where Mandarins were originally imported


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Facts about Food: About one-third of designated drivers have at least one drink while carrying the title.


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Fact about Food: CARROTS were originally PURPLE


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Food Information: The pumpkin originated in Mexico about 9,000 years ago.


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Information about Food: Fanta Klare Zitrone was renamed Sprite in West Germany in 1968.


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