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9 Foods Made With Crushed Bugs

Starbucks has announced they are reviewing alternative food dyes to cochineal (aka crushed bugs). But a Strawberry Frap isn't the only food you've eaten colored by crushed bugs.

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2. Nerds Candy

"Thank you for contacting Wonka® Nerds®.

Carmine is a coloring agent extracted from the female cochineal insect. The insects are collected from prickly pear cactus plants primarily in South America and Europe."

Source: http://www.goeggless.com/2009/06/nerds-candies.html

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