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Fun Friday Food Facts, Vol. 19

Written by Edward Waddell
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20th May 2022 - 06:00
  • The world’s biggest barbecue was unintentional when a warehouse of barbecue charcoal in Norfolk caught fire in 2005.

Fun Friday Food Facts, Vol. 18

Written by Edward Waddell
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13th May 2022 - 06:22
  • Formula One driver Lewis Hamilton set up a plant-based burger chain in the Autumn of 2019.
  • According to a survey the most popular reasons given for adopting a plant-based diet incl

Fun Friday Food Facts, Vol. 17

Written by Edward Waddell
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6th May 2022 - 06:00
  • Argentina is only one of five countries in the world that has more cows than people, which are used to make the famous steaks.
  • The guinea pig is a delicacy in Boli

Fun Friday Food Facts, Vol. 16

Written by Edward Waddell
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29th Apr 2022 - 06:00
  • Potatoes are the most wasted food in the UK, with 1.6 billion thrown away every year.
  • Annual per capita waste by consumers is between 95-115kgs a year for Europeans and North Ameri

Fun Friday Food Facts, Vol. 15

Written by Edward Waddell
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22nd Apr 2022 - 06:00
  • The dessert Eton Mess was first served at Eton College in the late 19th century at school cricket matches.
  • According to research the celebrity that people in England would most lik

Fun Friday Food Facts, Vol. 14

Written by Edward Waddell
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8th Apr 2022 - 07:00

P: It is estimated that over 9,000 peas are eaten per person over the course of a year in Britain.

Fun Friday Food Facts Vol. 13

Written by Edward Waddell
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1st Apr 2022 - 07:00
  • Encebollado is considered by most people to be the national dish of Ecuador.

Fun Friday Food Facts, Vol. 12

Written by Edward Waddell
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25th Mar 2022 - 06:00
  • Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom was temporarily banned in India because of the infamous ‘Dinner of Doom’ scene.

Fun Friday Food Facts, Vol. 11

Written by Edward Waddell
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18th Mar 2022 - 08:44
  • More than a third of the average slice of bread is ‘moisture’; if you dried it thoroughly it would weigh 38% less afterwards.
  • The water footprint of refined sugar is 1,780 litres o

Fun Friday Food Facts, Vol. 10

Written by Edward Waddell
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11th Mar 2022 - 07:00
  • If global food waste was a country it would be the third-largest emitter of greenhouse gases after the US and China.
  • The UK throws away around 9.5m tonnes of food waste in a single