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Sneha Bhatiya

Student ( Makhan Lal Chaturvedi University ,Bhopal) | Posted 21 Jul, 2018 |

What are the food facts which are usually not known by anyone?

Sanya Chopra

Makeup artist at Jawed Habib | Posted 20 Aug, 2018

Some food facts that are generally not known by anyone but are very interesting are:


• Apples, pears, cherries, plums, apricots, raspberries, strawberries and peaches belong to the rose family known as Rosaceae group.

• Chocolate was used as currency in ancient civilization of Mexico and South America in 250 A.D.

• Castoream –a substitute vanilla flavoring, is taken from ***** glands of beavers.

McDonald’s serve 75 burgers every second, every day. This estimates to 6.5 million burgers a day.

• Honey, apart from made up of nectar, also constitutes bee vomit.


• A group of bananas is called hand and a single banana is called finger.

	Apples, pears, cherries, plums, apricots, raspberries, strawberries and peaches belong to the rose family known as Rosaceae group.
(Courtesy: zaitoune.com.au) 

Dharm Dass

Working with Maruti Suzuki | Posted 21 Jul, 2018

Here are ten interesting food facts for you which people generally don’t know about:


• An average ear of corn has an even number of rows, usually 16.

• Oklahoma's state vegetable is the watermelon.

• Apples float in water, because 25% of their volume is made of air.

• The Popsicle was invented by an 11-year-old in 1905.

• Chocolate was once used as currency in civilizations of Mexico and South America.

• Eating bananas can help fighting depression

• The reason vegetarians and vegans can't eat gelatin is that it's made from the skin, connective tissue, and bones of animals, such as cows and pigs.

• Japan, Scandinavia, and Namibia are just a few places that serve up potentially deadly cuisines.

• Popcorn isn’t the default movie theater snack everywhere.

• Onion is Latin for ‘large pearl’.

(Curated from various internet resources)