10 Foods (And Drinks) The Oldest People In The World Swear By

    AKA your latest excuse to eat bacon.

    Four strips of bacon every morning, and Doublemint gum throughout the day —Susannah Mushatt Jones, Age 116

    Three bottles of Miller High Life and a shot of Johnnie Walker whiskey every day —Agnes Fenton, Age 110

    One tablespoon of whiskey in morning coffee —Richard Overton, Age 108

    Crispy bacon, fried chicken, and ice cream —Gertrude Baines, Age 115

    Three raw eggs every morning —Emma Morano, Age 115 (who added that staying single is good for one's health)

    Chewing on chocolate —Leandra Becerra Lumbreras, Age 127, the oldest person to ever live (She also swears by never marrying.)

    Leslie Stephens contributed to this post. For more, visit Food52.