Category: food

Pigs eat world’s most expensive food

At $1,000 or more per pound, black truffles are one of the world’s most expensive foods. Found mainly in the woods on […]

09/15/2009. Category: food. Tags: , , , ,

You cannot taste food unless it is mixed with saliva

The tongue is a muscle with glands, sensory cells, and fatty tissue that helps to moisten food with saliva. You cannot taste […]

05/07/2009. Category: food. Tags: , ,

The difference between types of table oils

To produce vegetable oil, seeds are roasted, steel rolled, then flooded with hexane solvent to extract the oil, which is then treated […]

02/26/2009. Category: food. Tags: ,

27% of food production ends up in garbage bin

According to a study by the Economic Research Service, 27% of all food production in Western nations ends up in garbage cans. […]

02/07/2009. Category: food. Tags: , ,

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