33 Food Facts that will Blow Your Mind!

by DailyHealthPost Editorial

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14. Buggy Food Coloring

Carmine is a red food coloring used in ice-creams, grape fruit juices, Skittles and lemonades. But can you guess its source? It may gross you out, but it comes from insects. Yes, insects! Carmine comes from boiled cochineal bugs, which are a type of beetle.

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