What are some mind-blowing facts about food?

What is the most diverse ecosystem than food? They cover an enormous range of fruits, vegetables, herbs, seeds, dishes, etc. While some of these items are too basic and are a part of our regular meals, others have some mind-blowing qualities. That’s the beauty of food! It covers everything for any being. From nourishment to medicinal necessities, it covers all.

Whether you consider food solely as fuel or you eat to taste every flavor and texture, everyone needs food to survive and carry out their daily tasks.

So, without wasting any further time, Let’s dive straight into knowing What are some mind-blowing facts about Food.

Do you know what is the Most Stolen Food around the world?

Its Cheese! Yes, you heard it right, it’s none other than Cheese. As per reports, 4 percent of the total cheese produced globally is stolen.
So if you are a very big Fan of Cheese, and use it regularly. Then keep it safe!

Most Stolen Food around the world

Can you Imagine Your favorite Chocolate bar being used as a currency?

Probably not. But it was once used by The Maya civilization as a Currency. Woah! Isn’t that Big, I mean Imagine eating chocolate and someone just snatching it away to use it as a currency.

Your favorite Chocolate bar being used as a currency
Your favorite Chocolate bar being used as a currency.

Tell me what is the weirdest fact you know about Potatoes?

Maybe you just know that it is High in Carbohydrates and Starch. But what if I tell you that they absorb and reflect radio wave signals.

Yes, you heard it correctly. In 2012, when Boeing wanted to test out its wireless signal on a new plane, they ended up placing huge piles of potatoes on the seats.

what is the weirdest fact you know about Potatoes
what is the weirdest fact you know about Potatoes.

Pure Honey never Spoils.

Yep, even though it’s a Bee vomit. Pure honey has a very long shelf life. And amazingly It won’t spoil and can last up to 3000 years.

(Don’t tell me, you were not Knowing that Honey is a Bee Vomit 😉😊)

Pure Honey never Spoils
Pure Honey never Spoils

Ripe cranberries are also known as Bounce Berries!

Because they can bounce like rubber balls. (Just Go ahead and steal the show, but don’t play with it. Respect Food)

Ripe cranberries are also known as Bounce Berries
Ripe cranberries are also known as Bounce Berries

Tell me from where Pound cake got its name?

Let me tell you, the original recipe is made by Pound of every ingredient. And hence it got named Pound Cake.

Pound cake
Poundcake

Peanuts can be used to make Dynamite.

Yes, you heard it right, although it’s not Practically Possible by normal people like me and you theoretically the oil derived from peanuts can be processed to produce glycerol. This, in turn, can be used to make nitro-glycerine, one of the constituents of dynamite.
However, it’s only possible under special conditions by Scientists. But who would do that right, they are Tasty? So just roast them and have them instead of having something unhealthy.

Peanuts can be used to make Dynamite
Peanuts can be used to make Dynamite

Can you Imagine any two agricultural product that bears their seeds on the outside?

Probably not, because strawberry is the only agricultural product that bears its seeds on the outside.

Hmm, Interesting, isn’t it? But you let me know if you know any other Product in case.

strawberry is the only agricultural product that bears its seeds on the outside
strawberry is the only agricultural product that bears its seeds on the outside

Have you ever tried Putting Grapes in Microwave?

Do not do that, because they Explode. Not the Microwave but the grapes 😉

Why? Grapes when put in Microwave focus their entire energy to the same one tiny point. That intense energy jostles the atoms and molecules at that spot, heating them up so much that they can no longer hold onto their electrons, which turns them into a plasma — and boom, fireball.

Have you ever tried Putting Grapes in Microwave
Have you ever tried Putting Grapes in Microwave

Here leaving you all with the above-mentioned Mind-Blowing Facts about our Glorious Food. Do you know any other Facts, which will blow away people’s minds with surprise? If yes, what are you waiting for?
Let the world know by commenting down in the comment section and Upvoting this Beautiful Piece.

Thank you All!
See you all soon in next Article.

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Maahira Khan

Maahira Khan

Nutritionist Contributing Towards Healthier Life..!!