Food isn't just something we need to survive; it's also something that can bring us a great deal of pleasure. From the first bite of a juicy burger to the last lick of a decadent ice cream cone, food has the power to make us feel happy, satisfied, and content. And while some foods are better than others in terms of nutrition, there's no denying that all food can be delicious. After all, even the simplest of dishes can be elevated by skilled cooking and the addition of flavorful ingredients. So whether you're in the mood for a hearty meal or a light snack, remember that food is one of life's simplest—and most enjoyable—pleasures.

Our food is full of eyebrow-arcing facts. Some of these facts are well-known, while others may be new to you. But all of them are interesting and worth knowing. So without further ado, here are some eyebrow-raising facts about our food!

All our senses affect how food tastes For example, a pecan pie will taste sweeter served on a white plate as opposed to a black plate. CRACKED.COM


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