Canola oil is actually rapeseed oil but the name was changed for marketing reasons!
Absinthe is a high volume alcoholic drink (up to 89.9% in the UK) which contains a hallucinogenic ingredient called Wormwood and is banned in the United States.
Honey is used sometimes for antifreeze mixtures and in the center of golf balls.
50 years ago Cheerios were called Cheerioats.
Instead of a birthday cake, many children in Russia are given a birthday pie.