127+ Food Trivia Questions

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Quiz Questions

What is the name of the rooster on boxes of Kellogg's "Corn Flakes"?
Cornelius
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Why were small, white, smooth commercial beans called "Navy beans"?
Common In U.S. Navy In Early 1900's
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In which year did the Coca-Cola Company release "New Coke"?
1985
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Which country ranks first in cereal consumption per capita?
Ireland
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Who is considered "The Father of Modern French Cooking"?
August Escoffier
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In the "Jack and the Beanstalk" fairy tale, what did Jack trade for five magic beans?
A Cow
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What was the original meaning of the phrase "shish kebab"?
Fried Meat
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What candy's motto is "Taste the Rainbow"?
Skittles
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Which country did ices or sorbets originate in?
China
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Phoenix and Dragon is referred to as what food item?
A Chinese Dish Of Seafood And Chicken
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King, Coho and Silver are subspecies of what fish?
Salmon
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Which Food Network host's show often focuses on the science behind food and cooking?
Alton Brown
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What would you be served in a Japanese restaurant if you ordered "Takenoko"?
Bamboo Shoots
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Where do pine nuts, often used to make pesto, come from?
Pine Cones
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What Indian spice that grows in pods is used to make chai tea?
Cardamom
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What candy comes in refillable dispensers with characters on top?
Pez
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What spice is made from the seeds of the plant whose leaves are called cilantro?
Coriander
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How much does a lobster increase in size while molting?
25 Percent
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What mid 1980's McDonald's item came in a double container?
The McDLT
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What kind of Greek bread is used in a gyro?
Pita Bread
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Which breakfast cereal claims to be "kid-tested, mother-approved"?
Kix
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What cheese's name literally means "recooked" in Italian?
Ricotta
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What produces the flavor of maple syrup?
Cooking The Syrup
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If beef is cooked "en brochette", what does that mean?
On Skewers
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Food Trivia

Did you ever wonder why doctors always tell us to eat a balanced diet? Consuming a variety of fruits, vegetables, and whole grains in addition to a moderate amount of unsaturated fats, dairy, and meat means there is less room for fatty and sugary foods. Having too much of fatty and sugary foods can cause gradual weight gain, which can then negatively impact your health and fitness level. Learn more facts about what we eat with these food trivia questions and answers, including certain brands, ingredients, name meanings, and more.


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