127+ Food Trivia Questions

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Quiz Questions

J.R. Simplot became a billionaire by selling what food item to McDonalds?
French Fries
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What vegetable family does Calabrese broccoli come from?
Cabbage Family
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What spice is made from the seeds of the plant whose leaves are called cilantro?
Coriander
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"Open Your Hand And Smile" has been which product's ad slogan?
M&M's
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Taquitos are included in which cuisine?
Mexican
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100 grams (3.527 oz) of sugar equals how many Kcals?
390.0 Kcals
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Every Time A Good Time has been which company's ad slogan?
McDonald's
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What strangely named type of mackerel is also known as an Ono in Hawaii?
Wahoo
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In which year did the Coca-Cola Company release "New Coke"?
1985
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What is the term for cooking meats like pork or duck in order to melt some of the fat out of them?
Rendering
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In cooking, if you "pare" a carrot, what do you do to it?
Peel It
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What is the title of chef Anthony Bourdain's first book?
Kitchen Confidential
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What type of sugar includes a small amount of cornstarch to prevent lumping while mixing?
Powdered Sugar
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What is the primary flavoring agent of a Greek Tzatziki sauce?
Garlic
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What popular diet cola first appeared in 1962?
Tab
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Where did pita bread originate?
Middle East
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In cooking what would you use a "dredger" for?
To Sprinkle Flour Or Sugar Lightly
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Which fruit is slivovitz made from?
Plums
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Who hosts the television show "Boy Meets Grill"?
Bobby Flay
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What is the biggest supermarket chain in the U.S.?
Kroger Co.
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Who was the starting quarterback for the Redskins at the beginning of the 2011 season?
Rex Grossman
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Jambon is the French word for what food?
Ham
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King, Coho and Silver are subspecies of what fish?
Salmon
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What is marsala?
A Sweet Wine
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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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