Food and Drinks
The banana cannot reproduce itself. It can be propagated only by the hand of man
To find out if a watermelon is ripe, knock it, and if it sounds hollow then it is ripe
The primary purpose of growing rice in flooded paddies is to drown the weeds surrounding the young seedlings. Rice can, in fact, be grown in drained areas
Tomato Ketchup was once used as medicine in the United States. Was sold as ""Dr.Miles Compound Extract of Tomato""
Fish and Chip selling officially remained an offensive trade until 1940 due to the smell it produces
Butter was the first food product allowed by law to have artificial coloring
Drinking water after eating reduces the acid in your mouth by 61 percent
Peanut oil is used for cooking in submarines because it doesnt smoke unless its heated above 450ฐF
The chef's tall hat is called a toque
Strawberries are the only fruits whose seeds grow on the outside
The term ""hooch"" for liquor comes from the Hoochinoo Indians, known for their ability to make liquor so strong it could knock someone out
'Mageiricophobia is the intense fear of having to cook.
There are over 25 million bubbles waiting to burst out of each bottle of Champagne
When it originally appeared in 1886 - Coca Cola was billed as an Esteemed Brain Tonic and Intellectual Beverage.
Someone with an irrational fear of meat is called a carnophobic.