What's Your Favourite Food?

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Whats Your Favourite Food? - Quiz

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    What kind of food is a "casaba"?

    • A.

      A Berry

    • B.

      A Leafy Green Vegetable

    • C.

      A Mushroom

    • D.

      A Melon

    Correct Answer
    D. A Melon
    Explanation
    A casaba is a type of melon. It is a large, round fruit with a thick, yellow-green rind and sweet, juicy flesh. Casabas are commonly eaten fresh or used in fruit salads and desserts. They have a mild flavor and are known for their refreshing taste.

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  • 2. 

    Which one of these condiments has anchovies in it?

    • A.

      Worcestershire Sauce

    • B.

      Dijon Mustard

    • C.

      Mayonnaise

    • D.

      Salsa

    Correct Answer
    A. Worcestershire Sauce
    Explanation
    Worcestershire Sauce is the correct answer because it is a condiment that traditionally contains anchovies. The anchovies are fermented and then mixed with other ingredients such as vinegar, molasses, garlic, and various spices to create the distinctive flavor of Worcestershire Sauce. This condiment is commonly used to enhance the taste of dishes like steak, burgers, and Bloody Mary cocktails.

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  • 3. 

    What is "tahini" made from?

    • A.

      Pumpkin Seeds

    • B.

      Sunflower Seeds

    • C.

      Sesame Seeds

    • D.

      Poppy Seeds

    Correct Answer
    C. Sesame Seeds
    Explanation
    Tahini is made from sesame seeds. It is a paste commonly used in Middle Eastern cuisine and is made by grinding toasted sesame seeds into a smooth consistency. Tahini is a versatile ingredient that is used in dishes such as hummus, baba ganoush, and salad dressings. It has a nutty and creamy flavor, making it a popular addition to various recipes.

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  • 4. 

    A screwdriver becomes a fuzzy screw when what is added?

    • A.

      Peach Schnapps

    • B.

      Sweet And Sour

    • C.

      Gin

    • D.

      Melon Liqueur

    Correct Answer
    A. Peach Schnapps
    Explanation
    Adding Peach Schnapps to a screwdriver cocktail would turn it into a fuzzy screw. Peach Schnapps is a sweet and fruity liqueur that adds a distinct peach flavor to the drink, giving it a fuzzy twist. The combination of the citrusy taste of orange juice in a screwdriver and the sweetness of Peach Schnapps creates a delicious and refreshing cocktail known as a fuzzy screw.

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  • 5. 

    What animal does venison come from?

    • A.

      Cow

    • B.

      Deer

    • C.

      Horse

    • D.

      Sheep

    Correct Answer
    B. Deer
    Explanation
    Venison comes from deer. Venison refers to the meat of a deer, specifically. It is a lean and flavorful meat that is commonly used in cooking.

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  • 6. 

    In what type of cuisine is a tomatillo mainly found?

    • A.

      Japanese

    • B.

      Chinese

    • C.

      Greek

    • D.

      Mexican

    Correct Answer
    D. Mexican
    Explanation
    A tomatillo is mainly found in Mexican cuisine. Tomatillos are small green fruits that are commonly used in Mexican dishes such as salsa verde and enchiladas. They have a tart and slightly citrusy flavor, and are often used to add a tangy taste to Mexican dishes. In Japanese cuisine, Chinese cuisine, and Greek cuisine, tomatillos are not commonly used, making Mexican cuisine the correct answer.

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  • 7. 

    Baklava is a traditional food of which country?

    • A.

      Sweden

    • B.

      India

    • C.

      South Africa

    • D.

      Greece

    Correct Answer
    D. Greece
    Explanation
    Baklava is a traditional food of Greece. It is a sweet pastry made of layers of filo pastry filled with chopped nuts and sweetened with syrup or honey. Greece is known for its rich culinary tradition, and baklava is one of the most famous and beloved Greek desserts. It is often enjoyed during special occasions and celebrations in Greece.

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  • 8. 

    What does adding lemon juice to water for cooking cauliflower do?

    • A.

      Turn The Cauliflower A Yellowish Color

    • B.

      Make The Cauliflower Mushy

    • C.

      Keep The Cauliflower White

    • D.

      Keep The Cauliflower Crisp

    Correct Answer
    C. Keep The Cauliflower White
    Explanation
    Adding lemon juice to water when cooking cauliflower helps to keep the cauliflower white. This is because lemon juice contains citric acid, which helps to prevent the cauliflower from turning brown during the cooking process. The acid in the lemon juice reacts with the enzymes in the cauliflower that cause browning, thereby maintaining the white color of the cauliflower.

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  • 9. 

    What cereal features mostly famous athletes on the front of its box?

    • A.

      Grape Nuts

    • B.

      Life

    • C.

      Wheaties

    • D.

      Cheerios

    Correct Answer
    C. Wheaties
    Explanation
    Wheaties is the correct answer because it is a cereal that prominently features famous athletes on the front of its box. Wheaties has a long-standing tradition of showcasing successful sports figures, often highlighting their achievements and endorsing the cereal as a part of their athletic lifestyle. This marketing strategy has made Wheaties synonymous with sports and is widely recognized for its iconic orange box adorned by athletes from various disciplines.

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  • 10. 

    The advertising slogan "Where's the beef?" was first used by which fast food chain?

    • A.

      Carl's Jr.

    • B.

      McDonald's

    • C.

      Wendy's

    • D.

      Burger King

    Correct Answer
    C. Wendy's
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Wendy's because "Where's the beef?" was a famous advertising slogan used by Wendy's in the 1980s. The slogan became popular and was associated with Wendy's, highlighting their claim of having larger and juicier hamburgers compared to their competitors. The catchphrase was used in a series of commercials featuring elderly ladies examining small hamburger buns from other fast food chains and asking, "Where's the beef?" This memorable slogan helped Wendy's stand out in the fast food industry and became a cultural phenomenon.

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  • 11. 

    In writing a recipe, how would "cup" be abbreviated?

    • A.

      Cp.

    • B.

      Cu.

    • C.

      Cc.

    • D.

      C.

    Correct Answer
    D. C.
    Explanation
    In writing a recipe, the abbreviation for "cup" would be "C." This is the standard abbreviation used in recipes to indicate the measurement of a cup.

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  • 12. 

    Which of the following is not a form of pasta?

    • A.

      Mascarpone

    • B.

      Penne

    • C.

      Linguini

    • D.

      Ziti

    Correct Answer
    A. Mascarpone
    Explanation
    Mascarpone is not a form of pasta. It is actually a type of Italian cheese that is creamy and spreadable in texture. Pasta, on the other hand, refers to various shapes and types of Italian noodles made from wheat flour and water. Penne, Linguini, and Ziti are all examples of different types of pasta. Therefore, the correct answer is Mascarpone.

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  • 13. 

    Beluga, osetra and sevruga caviar come from what fish?

    • A.

      Sturgeon

    • B.

      Salmon

    • C.

      Pike

    • D.

      Trout

    Correct Answer
    A. Sturgeon
    Explanation
    Beluga, osetra, and sevruga caviar all come from the sturgeon fish. Sturgeon is a type of fish known for its large size and is found in both saltwater and freshwater. These three types of caviar are highly prized and considered delicacies due to their unique flavors, textures, and rarity. Sturgeon caviar is harvested by extracting the eggs from the fish, which are then processed and cured to create the luxurious and sought-after delicacy.

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  • 14. 

    Which ingredient is used to make caramel?

    • A.

      Chocolate Syrup

    • B.

      Vanilla Extract

    • C.

      Chocolate Fudge

    • D.

      Condensed Milk

    Correct Answer
    D. Condensed Milk
    Explanation
    Condensed milk is used to make caramel. Caramel is made by heating sugar until it melts and turns into a golden-brown liquid. Condensed milk is often added to the sugar during this process to give the caramel a creamy and rich flavor. It also helps to thicken and sweeten the caramel. Therefore, condensed milk is an essential ingredient in making caramel. Neither chocolate syrup, vanilla extract, nor chocolate fudge is typically used in the making of caramel.

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  • 15. 

    Where is Corona beer's home country?

    • A.

      USA

    • B.

      Columbia

    • C.

      Puerto Rico

    • D.

      Mexico

    Correct Answer
    D. Mexico
    Explanation
    Corona beer's home country is Mexico. This is because Corona beer was first brewed in Mexico by Grupo Modelo in 1925. It quickly gained popularity in Mexico and later expanded to become an internationally recognized brand. Despite being available in many countries, Mexico remains the home country and the place where Corona beer originated.

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