Food

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Food Trivia QuestionAnswer
What kind of bread would you wrap around a gyro sandwich?Pita
What substance is "spun" to make cotton candy?Sugar
What country's La Mancha plain inspired the name of manchego cheese?Spain
What food was covered in chocolate and introduced at the Minesota State Fair as pig lickers?Bacon
Sharing a name with Gumby's dad, what Lousiana soup is made by thickening okra?Gumbo
What are you enjoying if you are eating a po'boy in New Orleans?A hero sandwich
What pastry is named after a famous Frenchman?Napoleon
If you're having a tube steak, what are you eating?Hot dog
What yummy animal gives us spareribs, loin roasts, ham, bacon, and sausage?Pigs
A backstrap is a cut of which kind of meat?Lamb
What is the main ingredient of "bubble & squeak"?Mashed Potato
What colour is corned beef when cooked?Pink
If I'm Copenhagen, and I order a pastry called wienerbrod ("Viennese bread"), what will I get?Danish
More of them are exported from Bolivia than from Brazil, but what do Brazilians call "para chestnuts," for the state of Para?Brazil nuts
Quoted in "Les Mots du General" by Ernest Mignon, who said, "How can you govern a country that has 246 varieties of cheese?"Charles de Gaulle
Which of the following is a variety of cheese?Bocconcini
If you want squid in an Italian restaurant, what do you order?Calamari
What percentage of a cucumber's content is water?96
A heat-cured pork sausage called mortadella is from what captial of Emilia-Romagna, for which another meat is named?Bologna
Which of these is actually just a root beer float?Black Cow
Perhaps unsurprisingly, what does "gelato" mean in Italian?Frozen
The muscatel is a variety of which fruit?Grape
You can make a salad from this lawn weed's greens and a wine made from its yellow flowers. What is it?Dandelion
What type of foodstuff is "baklava"?Cake
You'll cry if you cut this, but only if the propanethial-S-oxide finds its way to your eyes. What food is this?Onions
Mycologists can tell you whether you can eat this food, or whether it is a poisonous toadstool. What is it?Mushroom
Wolfgang Puck was fond of the Yukon gold. What is it?Potato
You need to pick the stigmata from 60,000 flowers to get just a pound of what expensive spice?Saffron
The name of what soup comes from the Tamil for "pepper water"?Mulligatawny
Thanks to Sanka, pots of decaffeinated coffee are often what color?Orange
What culinary term literally means "half-cold"?Semi-Freddo
Which of these is NOT one of the three P's with which Geogia is associated?Pears
What are gnocchi?Potato Dumplings
Which of these is a red wine?Shiraz
What did Mark Twain describe as "a cabbage with a college education"?Cauliflower
Sakura cheese is a soft cheese created in which Asian country?Japan
What vegetable are rosti made from?Potato
What is the main ingredient in the curry accompaniment "raita"?Yoghurt
What is added to sugar to make meringues?Egg white
Saloio is a brand of cheese from which European country?Portugal
What is a banana split?Ice cream dessert
What "person" was actually created by General Mills in 1921?Betty Crocker
As the name indicates, what would you expect to find if your pasta were served "marinara"?Seafood
What country became known for deep-frying everything in sight, including Mars bars and haggis?Scotland
What does "ravioli" mean in Italian?Little turnips
Saccharin is a substitue for which ingredient?Sugar
Avgolemono soup is a lemon and egg soup from what country?Greece
What dish, named for horsemen with no time to cook, consists of a raw hamburger and maybe a raw egg?Steak Tartare
In bread, this color is better for you than white, but in eggs, it's nutritionally the same. What?Brown
Anopsology is also called instinctive eating or anosology. What are you eating?Raw foods
What fruit is used to flavour cointreau?Orange
Which of these is a savory choux pastry, often made with gruyere?Gougere
What will a pescetarian eat that most vegetarians won't?Fish
A blondie is just like a brownie, except that it is made without which ingredient?Chocolate
What is another name for butter beans?Lima beans
What Swiss dish would you prepare and serve in a "caquelon"?Fondue
What Aztec "food of the gods" is full of phenylethylamine, which the brain seems to pump out when you're in love?Chocolate
If you have a plateful of rings and tentacles, what have you probably ordered?Calamari
Miso and shoyu are made from this. So is tofu. What is it?Soybeans
What food contains egg yolk, Marsala wine and sugar?Zabaglione
A cucumber preserved in vinegar or salt is called what?A pickle
Which of the following are you Not likely to get in a pub if you order a ploughman's lunch?Cabbage
What is the world's most expensive spice?Saffron
As far as we know, what is the most Russian thing about Russian dressing?It was once made with caviar
What ingredient is used to make polenta?Cornmeal
Which of these is NOT a type of cheese originating from Belium?Livno cheese
A daikon is a type of what vegetable?Radish
Made from fermented soybeans, "tempeh" originates in what country?Indonesia
Which of these cheese's is NOT Italian?Chaource
In the Outback, they like to eat damper. What is this?Soda bread
What type of fish is an ingredient in Worcestershire sauce?Anchovy
What type of food is a crostoli?Biscuit
Which of these is a British sandwich made with french fries?Chip butty
The appetiser tapas is mainly associated with which country?Spain
What kind of pastry is used in profiteroles?Choux
Which vegetable is pickled to make sauerkraut?Cabbage
In Japan, what am I eating if I'm enjoying "iwashi no tsumire jiru"?Sardine ball soup
Which sauce is traditionally put on top of lasagne?Bechamel
Which of these spices is actually a blend of several other spices?Curry
What cow-herding warriors from Kenya drink a cocktail of cow’s blood and cow’s milk?Masai
The shiitake’s name means “oak mushroom” in what language?Japanese
Back Bacon is also known as what in the United States?Canadian Bacon
Gorgonzola is a blue-veined cheese named for a town near what city?Milan
Lettuce is a source of which vitamin?Vitamin A
What does an enthusiastic chef call the outer feel of a citrus fruit, such as a lemon?Zest
Mark Zable figured out a way to deep fry what unusual item, for the Sixth Annual Big Tex Choice Awards?Guinness Beer
The Maraschino is a variety of what fruit?Cherry
Caffe americano is basically watered down espresso. Which of these fancy coffees does NOT contain espresso?Cafe au lait
Beluga is a variety of which food?Caviar
What hers of the genus Satureja come in summer and winter varieties?Savory
From which country does Sushi originate?Japan
What “stinking rose” mostly gets that smell from diallyl disulfide?Garlic
What beverage was called the “wine of infidels” until Pope Clement VIII declared it safe for Christians in 1592?Coffee
If you're into entomophagy, what will you be most excited to see on a menu?Chocolate-covered ants
Garbanzo beans are also known by what name?Chickpeas
What is the purple ink to stamp meat normally made of?The skins of dark grapes
Which of the following is a type of pastry?Choux
In Cajun cuisine, what is a po-boy?Sandwich
What kind of food is pumpernickel?Bread
In 1991, what barbeque master opened the Mesa Grill?Bobby Flay
UK based company Alpro distribute what type of drink?Soya Milk
Eggs mimosa is a fancy name for what fairly ordinary dish?Devilled eggs
Pasta comes in all different shapes. What determines a pasta's shape?The way it is perforated
The precooked meat Spam originated in which country?United States
What dish contains seasoned raw beef and egg yolk?Steak tartare

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  1. Mark Zable figured out a way to deep fry what unusual item, for the Sixth Annual Big Tex Choice Awards? Guinness Beer

    The Maraschino is a variety of what fruit? Cherry

    Caffe americano is basically watered down espresso. Which of these fancy coffees does NOT contain espresso? Cafe au lait

    Beluga is a variety of which food? Caviar

    What hers of the genus Satureja come in summer and winter varieties? Savory

    From which country does Sushi originate? Japan

    What “stinking rose” mostly gets that smell from diallyl disulfide? Garlic

  2. Which of these spices is actually a blend of several other spices? Curry

    What cow-herding warriors from Kenya drink a cocktail of cow’s blood and cow’s milk? Masai

    The shiitake’s name means “oak mushroom” in what language? Japanese

    Back Bacon is also known as what in the United States? Canadian Bacon

    Gorgonzola is a blue-veined cheese named for a town near what city? Milan

    Lettuce is a source of which vitamin? Vitamin A

    What does an enthusiastic chef call the outer feel of a citrus fruit, such as a lemon? Zest

  3. What beverage was called the “wine of infidels” until Pope Clement VIII declared it safe for Christians in 1592? Coffee

    If you’re into entomophagy, what will you be most excited to see on a menu? Chocolate-covered ants

    Garbanzo beans are also known by what name? Chickpeas

    What is the purple ink to stamp meat normally made of? The skins of dark grapes

    Which of the following is a type of pastry? Choux

    In Cajun cuisine, what is a po-boy? Sandwich

    What kind of food is pumpernickel? Bread

    In 1991, what barbeque master opened the Mesa Grill? Bobby Flay

    UK based company Alpro distribute what type of drink? Soya Milk

    Eggs mimosa is a fancy name for what fairly ordinary dish? Devilled eggs

    Pasta comes in all different shapes. What determines a pasta’s shape? The way it is perforated

    The precooked meat Spam originated in which country? United States

    What dish contains seasoned raw beef and egg yolk? Steak tartare

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