So you call yourself a Foodie?

 

Nosh Now has created a Quiz to keep every household entertained and put you all to the test to crown yourself the ultimate foodie!

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The answers to the questions are at the bottom of the page. No peaking beforehand you’re only cheating yourself!

There are forty questions all on food and drink and a total of forty-five points up for grabs.

So let’s go!!!!!

  1. What Fish is used in Scampi?
  2. What animals blood is an ingredient in black pudding?
  3. Autumn King, Figaro and St Valley are all varieties of which vegetable?
  4. In Indian cooking, what is a tandoor?
  5. “Why have cotton when you can have silk?” was used to advertise which chocolate bar?
  6. Until recently, which food outlet used the slogan ” Eat Fresh” to advertise?
  7. What is the name of the Spanish Sausage that is seasoned with smoked paprika?
  8. If you are in Australia and eating a “Sinker” what would you be having?
  9. Chickpea’s, Tahini, Garlic and Lemon Juice are ingredients for which Mediterranean dish?
  10. What is unusual about the Tomato based soup known as Gazpacho?
  11. Can you associate the following world-famous larger with the country they are best associated? ( A POINT FOR EACH CORRECT ANSWER)
  • Peroni
  • Lasko
  • Tennent’s
  • Efes
  • Kronenbourg 1664
  1. What kind of fruit is a banana? A) Drupe B) Pepo C) Berry
  2. The Cocktail of Vodka, Spiced Ginger Beer and Lime Juice is known as a Moscow what?
  3. Ribera del Duero is an important wine-producing area in the North of which Country?
  4. Which “P” is a quill- shaped Italian pasta?
  5. Enchiladas originated in which country?
  6. Blini’s are stuffed pancakes best associated with which country?
  7. In French cooking, what does ” En Croute” mean?
  8. “Mum loves it” has been used as a slogan for which food retailer?
  9. Which Supermarket chain changed its slogan to “Save money, live better” in 2015?
  10. As of 2013 which country was the largest producer of Tea?
  11. A Pentland Javelin is what?
  12. A traditional Wiener Schnitzel comprises of what meat?
  13. What American state contains the most Breweries?
  14. What gives Windsor red cheese its colour and flavour?
  15. Aside from Cattle, what animal provides the most milk used by humans?
  16. Which of these fast-food chains is the oldest? A) KFC B) McDonalds C) Dunkin Donuts D) Burger King
  17.  What is Roquefort cheese made from?
  18. What is the main ingredient of the Korean soup Bosintang?
  19. How does Paella get its name?
  20. What does the HP stand for in Hp sauce?
  21. Which sauce is made with mayonnaise and chopped pickled Gerkin?
  22. What is Cous Cous made from?
  23. Which country has the highest per-person usage of Olive Oil?
  24. Where does Key lime pie come from?
  25. What is the most common English pub name?
  26. Which Chinese dish means ‘odds and ends’?
  27. What is added to cheddar cheese to make Ilchester cheese?
  28. In which country do red onions originate?
  29. What type of vegetable is a Marrow Fat?

 

 

 

Answers:

 

1. What Fish is used in Scampi? – Langoustine

2. What animals blood is an ingredient in black pudding? – Pigs Blood

3. Autumn King, Figaro and St Valley are all varieties of which vegetable?-Carrot

4. In Indian cooking, what is a tandoor? –  A clay oven

5.” Why have cotton when you can have silk?” was used to advertise which chocolate bar? – Galaxy

6. Until recently, which food outlet used the slogan ” Eat Fresh” to advertise? – Subway

7. What is the name of the Spanish Sausage that is seasoned with smoked paprika? – Chorizo

8. If you are in Australia and eating a “Sinker” what would you be having? – A Pie

9. Chickpea’s, Tahini, Garlic and Lemon Juice are ingredients for which Mediterranean dish?  – Hummus

  1.   What is unusual about the Tomato based soup known as Gazpacho?  – Its served cold
  2. Can you associate the following world-famous larger with the country they are best associated? ( A POINT FOR EACH CORRECT ANSWER)
  • Peroni (Italy)
  • Lasko ( Slovenia )
  • Tennent’s (Scotland)
  • Efes (Turkey)
  • Kronen Bourg 1664 (France)
  1. What kind of fruit is a banana? – C) Berry 
  2. The Cocktail of Vodka, Spicy Ginger Beer and Lime Juice is known as a Moscow what? – Mule
  3. Ribera del Duero is an important wine-producing area in the North of which Country? – Spain
  4. Which “P” is a quill- shaped Italian pasta? – Penne
  5. Enchiladas originated in which country? – Mexico
  6. Blinis are stuffed pancakes best associated with which country? – Russia
  7. In French cooking, what does ” En Croute” mean? – In Pastry
  8. “Mum loves it” has been used as a slogan for which food retailer?  – Iceland
  9. Which Supermarket chain changed its slogan to “Save money, live better” in 2015? – Asda
  10. As of 2013 which country was the largest producer of Tea? – China
  11. A Pentland Javelin is what? – Potato
  12. A traditional Winer Schnitzel comprises of what meat? – Veal
  13. What American state contains the most Breweries? –California
  14. What gives Windsor red cheese its colour and flavour?  – Red Wine
  15. Aside from Cattle, what animal provides the most milk used by humans? – Buffalo
  16. Which of these fast-food chains is the oldest? – A) KFC
  17. What is Roquefort cheese made from? – Ewe’s Milk
  18. What is the main ingredient of the Korean soup Bosintang? – Dog
  19. How does Paella get its name? – From the pan that it’s cooked in.
  20. What does the HP stand for in Hp sauce?  – Houses of Parliament
  21. Which sauce is made with mayonnaise and chopped pickle Gerkin? – Tartare Sauce
  22. What is Cous Cous made from? –Semolina
  23. Which country has the highest per-person usage of Olive Oil? – Greece
  24. Where does Key-lime pie come from? – Key West Florida
  25. What is the most common English pub name? – The Red Lion
  26. Which Chinese dish means ‘odds and ends’? –Chop Suey
  27. What is added to cheddar cheese to make Ilchester cheese? –Beer and Garlic
  28. In which country do red onions originate? – Italy
  29. What type of vegetable is a Marrow Fat? – Pea ( used to make mushy Pea’s)

We hope you had fun and enjoyed yourself.

 

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