You’ll NEVER guess what?!


So you think you know it all?! Calling all foodie fanatics – test your gastronomic expertise here…

 

Dark chocolate is healthier than fruit juice


 

According to tradition, you should eat one mince pie on each of the 12 days of Christmas to bring good luck


 

Apples belong to the ROSE family as do pears and plums


 

The longest string of liquorice ever measured 244 metres


 

In 2015, Cherry Yoshitake managed to eat 71 baked beans in a minute -picked out of a bowl with a pair of chopsticks


 

Chewing COFFEE BEANS gets rid of BAD BREATH


 

The humble banana shares up to 60% of its DNA with humans


 

Velociraptors were roughly the same size as a large TURKEY


 

957 – the typical number of calories in the average Christmas dinner


 

A quarter of the world’s HAZELNUTS are used for NUTELLA

 


 

Putting tangerines in Christmas stockings comes from 12th century French nuns who left socks of fruit and nuts at houses of the poor


 

You can hear rhubarb grow


 

The most STOLEN food in the world is CHEESE


 

The UK consumes on average 7 litres of ice cream per person per year. That’s 14 tubs!

 


 

In Japan, eel and squid are popular PIZZA TOPPINGS


 

Cranberries are commonly referred to as ‘bounce berries’ because they bounce when they’re ripe

 

 



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