Bizarre Food Ingredients Hidden in Your Food Labels

Did you know that you might already be eating insects? The food colouring often labelled as carmine is actually made using crushed up cochineal beetles. A lot of things we eat are pretty bizarre. Take for instance the ice cream flavouring which is made from beaver secretions (it comes out next to their anal glands). Who invented that one?! If it tastes good though…

Here is a nice infographic from FoodPackagingLabels.Net on 14 bizarre ingredients hidden in your food labels. They also provide tips and advice on food labelling, which you can find on their website.

14 Bizarre Ingredients Hidden in Your Food Labels

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