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8 Delicious Origin Stories Behind Everyday Foods

Schuyler J. Dievendorf | 24 Jun 2014 12:20
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Today let's all appreciate the fact that humanity has grown close enough to one another to take on each others food. So let's look at eight foods and their wacky origins, this is guaranteed to be better than the Wolverine origin story.

Carrots originally came from Iran and Afghanistan, although the carrot that they knew and the carrot that we know are two completely different things. The food that they knew of was bitter and had a woody core, since their time we have bred out those traits and made it a much more appetizing treat.

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