Food Facts

Trying to eat less? Use a smaller plate. It helps your mind think there’s more food, and it limits what you can pile onto your plate

During WWI allied soldiers would fire over German trenches at random to boil the coolant water in their machine guns to make tea

Most cannibals report the taste of human flesh like that of pork, we have a nice moniker in place. Human meat is known by the name ‘Long Pig

The original recipe of chocolate included chili powder instead of sugar

At one point the Nazis plotted to assassinate Winston Churchill with an exploding bar of chocolate

There is a little caffeine in chocolate. Most bars have about 10 milligrams of caffeine in them, but darker chocolates can have as much caffeine as a can of Coca-Cola

Regular coffee consumption has been proven to reduce the risk of mental diseases such as Dementia and Alzheimer’s

Ketchup was considered to be a medicine around 1835 and was sold as tomato pills. It was believed to cure indigestion, diarrhoea and jaundice

Chocolate contains phenyl ethylamine (PEA), the same chemical released in the brain when you fall in love

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