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Fun Friday Food Facts 2019 Vol. 42

29th Nov 2019 - 08:31
Here is the latest edition of Fun Friday Food Facts for you to enjoy.
  • The average person in the UK eats an estimated 60 tonnes of food in their lifetime.
  • India is home to one of the world’s hottest chillies – bhut jolokia or ghost pepper – which is estimated to be about 400 times hotter than tabasco sauce.
  • Surströmming is fermented herring and it is part of Swedish cuisine. Apparently it is one of the worst smelling dishes in the world.
  • The Cookie Monster from Sesame Street is actually called Sid.
  • Cauliflower comes in a variety of colours including orange, green and purple.
  • According to the charity FareShare there are 8.4 million people in the UK who are struggling to afford to eat.


Written by
Edward Waddell