Tuesday, September 4, 2012

Fact of the Day: Food and Beverage Fungus

While yeast is essential to the production of many foods and beverages (e.g. wine and bread) it's literally a member of the Fungi group. Which makes it a fungus. 

7 comments:

  1. We eat a lot of fungus without knowing it! For example... Mushrooms are also members of the Fungi group! ;)

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  2. Oh is that what it is! Great fact!

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  3. WOW, I certainly drink lots of delicious red fungus (wine)!!!. CHEERS!!!

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  4. Fungus, blah. Glad I don't eat much of it.

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  5. I actually knew this fun fact, and pretend that I don't know it's fungus.

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  6. and then there's the obvious mushrooms.

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