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Trivia Quiz - International Food and Drink

Gastronomic trivia and opinion from around the world! Great facts and history about food and drink.

Quiz Number: 3083
Date Submitted: February 07, 2009
Quiz Categories: Food & Drink
Quiz Type: General Quiz
Author: grant228
Average Score: 47.1 percent
Times Taken: 652 times
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1. Bombay Duck is a dish made from:
  A.   lamb
  B.   pork
  C.   chicken
  D.   fish

2. What vegetable has varieties such as Tom Thumb, Arctic King, Webb's Wonder White and Little Gem?
  A.   lettuce
  B.   tomato
  C.   potato
  D.   pea

3. To what was Winston Churchill referring when he said, "In victory you deserve it. In defeat you need it."
  A.   champagne
  B.   rum
  C.   a hearty breakfast
  D.   a good cigar

4. In what country did fondue originate?
  A.   France
  B.   Germany
  C.   Switzerland
  D.   Sweden

5. Which grain is consumed by more people than any other?
  A.   wheat
  B.   corn
  C.   rye
  D.   rice

6. Tripe is made from a cow or sheep's:
  A.   pancreas
  B.   stomach lining
  C.   thyroid
  D.   brain lining

7. A Black Russian cocktail consists of:
  A.   stout, coke and vodka
  B.   coffee, schnapps and soda
  C.   absinthe, cola and vermouth
  D.   vodka, Kahlua and coke

8. What two spices come from the same plant?
  A.   Thyme and dill
  B.   Cinnamon and cloves
  C.   Cardamom and paprika
  D.   Nutmeg and mace

9. Gail Greene said "Great food is like great sex. The more you have ......
  A.   the better you feel
  B.   the more you want
  C.   the happier you are
  D.   the less you need

10. The word "whiskey" means:
  A.   water of life
  B.   sexy Scotsman
  C.   angel's water
  D.   mother's milk®   

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