Pancakes have a long history, dating back to Roman times. It was believed in Medieval times that the first three pancakes cooked in a batch were sacred. They were each marked with a cross before being sprinkled with salt and then set aside to ward off evil.
Pound cake got its name from the fact that the original recipe called for 1 pound of butter, 1 pound of eggs, 1 pound of sugar and 1 pound of flour. Makes sense!
Beans are the only cultivated plants that actually enrich, rather than deplete, the soil during the growing process. How is this possible? Legumes have nodules on their roots which add nitrogen to the soil instead of using it up.
If improperly prepared, fugu, or puffer fish, can kill you since it contains a toxin 1200 times deadlier than cyanide. This was featured on the popular show The Simpsons in the eleventh episode of the second season.
One of Brazil's most popular pizza toppings is green peas! Sure it sounds strange, but don't knock it till you try it!
Ketchup was used as a medicine in the 1800s to treat stomach upset, among other things. Oddly enough, the original ingredients were anchovies, walnuts, mushrooms and kidney beans.
Arachibutyrophobia is the fear of peanut butter sticking to the roof of your mouth.
We typically think of pasta as being invented in Italy, but the first recorded reports of people eating pasta came from China, as early as 5000 BC.
The reason peppers taste hot is because of a chemical compound called capsaicin, which bonds to your sensory nerves and tricks them into thinking your mouth is actually being burned.
The oldest evidence for the existence of soup dates back to 6000 BC and had hippopotamus and sparrow as two of its ingredients!
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