Mysteries of Eating and Drinking
- Chili peppers have their very own rating scale: the Scoville scale, which indicates amount of capsaicin is present..and how hot they are!
- A Ghost pepper is among hottest and has 1 million Scoville units!
Mystery #3: Is It Safe to Drink Blood?
- Blood drinking or eating congealed blood, usually combined with meat, is common in cultures around the world
- Drinking cattle blood is part of the traditional Maasai diet in Kenya and Tanzania