Fun Food Facts

May 15, 2012

Canada has more donut shops per capita than the United States.

Canadians eat more Kraft Dinner (Macaroni and Cheese) per capita than any other country in the world.

Canola oil is actually rapeseed oil but the name was changed in Canada for marketing reasons.

Cashew nuts contain oil in the shell that is very irritating to the skin.

Cheddar cheese is the best selling cheese in the USA.

Chewing on gum while cutting onions can help a person from producing tears.

Chili Powder was invented in the 19th century in the American Southwest.

Chocolate contains a very small amount of caffeine. A cup of decaffeinated coffee has approximately the same amount of caffeine as in 50 M&M’s.

Chocolate maker Cadbury uses more than sixty thousand tons of cocoa each year, in the United Kingdom alone.

Contrary to popular beliefs, chocolate does not cause acne.

Corned beef got its name because this beef was preserved with pellets of salt that were the size of corn kernels, which was also referred to as “corns” of salt.