Top 10 Foods that Can Kill You


The Top Ten

1 Pufferfish Pufferfish The Tetraodontidae are a family of primarily marine and estuarine fish of the order Tetraodontiformes.

One of the most well-known deadly delicacies. A pufferfish's skin contains an extremely poisonous toxin that can paralyze a human and even cause death. - Mcgillacuddy

I don’t know why people actually EAT that stuff, it’s like toxic. - Camaro6

2 Mushrooms

Of course, there are edible mushrooms, but there are many other wild mushrooms that are poisonous and could kill you. - Mcgillacuddy

Worse case you can die from them, the medium case is that you'll be sent on a bad trip. - Swellow

Do not eat the ones that are outside of your house. - PokemonYesTeletubbiesNo

3 Tomatoes Tomatoes

Eat the red, toss the green. The stem on tomatoes is dangerous and you can die if you eat it. - Mcgillacuddy

Tomatoes can kill you? Oh no!

4 Rhubarb

Like tomatoes, the leaves on rhubarb are dangerous to eat. - Mcgillacuddy

5 Peanuts

Only if you have peanut allergies. Though, it is one of the most common allergies out there. - Mcgillacuddy

I'm glad that I'm not allergic to them. - PokemonYesTeletubbiesNo

6 Shellfish

Another food that can cause allergic reactions. - Mcgillacuddy

7 Potatoes Potatoes

The stems on Potatoes are dangerous to eat. Don't drink potato leaf tea. For some reason, that's a thing. - Mcgillacuddy

8 Cherries Cherries

Don't swallow the seeds in cherries. They contain a poisonous hydrogen cyanide. - Mcgillacuddy

Oh no... I always accidentally swallow cherry seeds! Will I die?

9 Raw Meat

It is a well-known fact to always cook your meat. Raw, uncooked meat usually contains harmful parasites and worms that could give fatal results when consumed. - Mcgillacuddy

Gross! Food poisoning!

Salmonella risk. - Camaro6

10 Almonds Almonds

Almonds in their raw form contain a high amount of cyanide. Avoid them at all costs. - Mcgillacuddy

The Contenders

11 Peanut Butter Jelly Sandwich

Pardon? - Camaro6

Why is this even here? It's far from being toxic. - PokemonYesTeletubbiesNo

12 Ghost Pepper
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