3 Weird Food Facts You Probably Didn’t Know

Some say that people cannot exist outwardly love, more daring ones say it’s oxygen that we need the greatest, but we are assured that food is the fuel to human survival. We eat it every day, but how many do you know about it? We put together this series of interesting facts on food for CDA that will blow your brain. You might know some of them, but we’re confident you won’t know all of them!

#1 Russia Only Classed Beer As Alcohol In 2011!

A hard one to wrap your head around. Before 2011, beer and any fermented beverage under 10% ABV was listed as a soft drink. It apparently goes without saying that this couldn’t go on forever and Russia proposed law to control and limit the sale of beer to combat the issues of youthful drinking and health.

 #2 The Most Stolen Food In The World Is Cheese!

One of the more surprising facts in this group, the most stolen food in the world is in particular cheese. Around 4% of ALL the cheese made in the world gets robbed. There’s even a black market of stolen cheeses, but we didn’t tell you that.

 #3 Bananas Are Berries, But Strawberries Aren’t!

I bet that you didn’t know this one. This fact tends to only be known by botanists who get their kicks from deceiving the public. Bananas, cucumbers, kiwis are all classed as berries. Strawberries, blackberries and raspberries are not. And now you will question everything you thought you knew.

 

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