12 Foods You Never Knew Were Illegal in the U.S.

rd.com - 05-06


We wouldn’t eat some of these even if they were legal, to be honest. Unpasteurized milk, also known as raw milk, hasn’t been pasteurized to kill bacteria, and it’s 150 times more likely to cause foodborne illness than pasteurized dairy products, according to the FDA’s website. The sale of unpasteurized milk is banned in 21 states for that safety concern, and other states only allow sales of small quantities directly from farms. Check out more strange food laws from every state.