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96 Questions

What is a morcilla?A blood sausage
What is the only kind of food that does not spoil?Honey
What phrase is used for perfectly cooked pasta?Al Dente
How many eyes are there on a coconut?Three
Which soft drink occasionally features polar bears in their advertisements?Coca-Cola
What kind of fruit contains milk?Coconut
Which Japanese dish consists of battered fish or vegetables deep-fried?Tempura
What country is the world's leading banana grower?India
Shallots and Scallions are types of what?Onions
From what fruit is kirsch distilled?Cherries
What drink is also known as a 'cup of Joe'?Coffee
What kind of drinking vessel usually takes the form of a seated man wearing a hat?Toby Jug
A loganberry is a cross between which two fruits?Raspberry and Blackberry
After which Italian city is the dish spaghetti bolognese named?Bologna
Anya, Desiree and Charlotte are all types of what?Potato
Carrots are rich in which pigment?Beta-carotene
Craig Johnston became the youngest chef to win which competition in 2018?Masterchef: The Professionals
Crimini, enoki and morel are types of what?Mushroom
How many segments are there in a Terry's Chocolate Orange?20
In 1990, the beloved chocolate bar was renamed Snickers. What was it originally called?Marathon
In 2010, which British brand was taken over by Kraft?Cadbury
In 2017, professional speed eater Miki Sudo won an eating contest by eating how many hot dogs?41
In ‘Alice In Wonderland’, does the ‘Drink Me’ potion make Alice grow or shrink?Shrink
In food preparation, what do the initials UHT stand for?Ultra Heat Treated
In food science, what do the initials GM stand for?Genetically Modified
In relation to ale, what do the letters SG stand for?Specific Gravity
In which Country did the word ‘Biscuit’ originate?France
In which European Country did the dish known as fondue originate?Switzerland
Mother’s Ruin is a name associated with which alcoholic beverage?Gin
Moussaka is made with which exotic vegetable?Aubergine
Name the Benedictine monk who invented Champagne?Dom Pérignon
Name the British soul band fronted by Errol Brown?Hot Chocolate
Name the creamy Greek Dip made from Cod’s Roe?Taramasalata
Name the two main ingredients that make up the cocktail a ‘Bloody Mary’?Vodka and Tomato Juice
Saki is a drink originating from which Country?Japan
The name of the recipe made with ice cream, sponge cake and meringue is?Baked Alaska
The name of which dish of small dumplings is the Italian for ‘lumps’?Gnocci
Used on Cognac labels, what does S in VSOP stand for?Superior
What are the real names of the Hairy Bikers?Simon King & David Myers (Si and Dave)
What cocktail is a mixture of stout and sparkling wine?Black Velvet
What does the Arabic word ‘Hummus’ mean?Chickpea
What expensive spice contains crocin and gives a beautiful golden yellow colour to food?Saffron
What highly seasoned, bright red sausage is a fixture of fish and chip shops?Saveloy
What ingredient gives green pasta its colour?Spinach
What is a pickled gherkin made from?Cucumber
What is a slice of bacon called?Rasher
What is added to tequila and orange juice to make a tequila sunrise cocktail?Grenadine
What is added to the French dish croque monsieur to turn it into a croque madame?Fried Egg
What is another name for French Fries?Chips
What is done to an herring to make it into a kipper?Smoked
What is focaccia a type of?Bread
What is freekah made from?Young Green Wheat
What is normally served in a demitasse?Coffee
What is the main ingredient in an Omelette?Eggs
What is the most popular food in England?Fish and Chips
What is the name of Beyonce's 2016 number one album?Lemonade
What is the name of the Michelin-starred restaurant owned by British Chef Heston Blumenthal?The Fat Duck
What is the name of the Rolling Stones seventh album?Beggars Banquet
What is traditionally eaten at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships?Strawberries and Cream
What is traditionally eaten on Shrove Tuesday?Pancakes
What is usually the main ingredient of a borscht soup?Beetroot
What kind of animal does chevon and cabrito come from?Goat
What offal dish is traditionally eaten on Burns Night?Haggis
What region produces approximately 95% of the world’s olives?Mediterranean
What sauce is traditionally served with Roast Beef?Horseradish
What stick-like eating utensils were first used in China?Chop Sticks
What type of drink is Bristol Cream?Sherry
What type of food are Bear’s Head, Black Trumpet and Chicken-of-the-Woods?Mushrooms
What would you be eating if you were served Bombay Duck?Fish
When eaten, chocolate increases the levels of endorphins released into the brain. What do endorphins do?Lessen pain and decrease stress
When would you celebrate Thanksgiving?The fourth Thursday in November
Where did Nachos originate?Piedras Negras, Mexico
Which Animal does Venison come from?Deer
Which Austrian sweet has a dispenser?Pez
Which Bristol company first produced chocolate in solid state bars in 1847?Fry's
Which chocolate bar is "Full of Eastern Promise"?Turkish Delight
Which chocolate bar was first manufactured in 1932 in Slough, England?Mars
Which city gave its name to a cooked patty of ground beef?Hamburg
Which edible sugary substance do bees make?Honey
Which English County is home to the lamb and potato dish known as hotpot?Lancashire
Which famous TV Cook is the author of the bestselling book entitled ‘How to be a Domestic Goddess’?Nigella Lawson
Which fictional candyman created lickable wallpaper and everlasting gobstoppers?Willy Wonka
Which fish is traditionally an ingredient of a Caesar Salad?Anchovy
Which fruit has varieties including Bartlett and Conference?Pear
Which garden herb is made into a sauce, often eaten with lamb?Mint
Which herb is used to bring the distinctive flavour to Lincolnshire sausages?Sage
Which herb is used to make a classic pesto?Basil
Which popular food fish is sometimes known as tunny?Tuna
Which soft drink brand sponsors Wimbledon?Robinsons
Which spirit goes into a Piña Colada, along with Pineapple and Coconut?Rum
Which sweet was invented by Mars and Murrie in 1941?M&M's
Which TV Chef has five children whose names include Buddy Bear Maurice and River Rocket?Jamie Oliver
Which vegetable can be King Edward or Desiree?Potato
Which vegetable is sometimes called ladies fingers?Okra
Who have been selling "Chocolate Heaven Since 1911"?Thornton's
Why do Pineapples have small spikes?It protects the fruit until it is ripe