Fun Food Facts!

I love reading facts. I can't really explain why... because I don't know why. However, they are awesome. Since I can't possibly fit all of them into one post, heres a couple, and of course, with some pictures.

FACT: Honey is the only food that does not spoil. Honey found in the tombs of Egyptian pharaohs has been tasted by archaeologists and found edible.

FACT: Peanuts are used in the manufacture of dynamite.

FACT: It has been traditional to serve fish with a slice of lemon since the Middle Ages, when people believed that the fruit’s juice would dissolve any bones accidentally swallowed.

FACT: Spotted bananas are sweeter, with a sugar content of more than 20%, compared with 3% in a green banana.

FACT: There are more than 10,000 varieties of tomatoes.

FACT: The first soup was made of hippopotamus. The earliest archeological evidence for the consumption of soup dates back to 6000 BC and it was hippopotamus soup!


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