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What Is Your Food IQ?

Your score will be gastronomical.

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  1. 1. What is the name of the sauce used in eggs Benedict?

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    Bearnaise
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    Hollandaise
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    Mayonnaise
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    Bechamel
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    Hollandaise

  2. 2. What are the three main ingredients in a b├ęchamel sauce?

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    Flour, cheese, milk 
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    Flour, milk, butter
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    Flour, eggs, milk 
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    Flour, milk, butter

  3. 3. Which of these is not actually a nut?

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    Almond
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    Hazlenut
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    Pecan
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    Almonds are actually seeds

  4. 4. Why does bacon stay pink when cooked (unlike other meats)?

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    Because pigs are pink
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    Because it's been cured
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    Because it contains pink food colouring
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    Because it's a particular cut of meat 
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    Because it's been cured

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    Which of these is farfalle pasta?
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  6. 6. True or false: An avocado is a berry.

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    An avocado is a berry

    There are two types of fruits, drupes and berries, and avocados fall into the latter category.

  7. 7. What is a sharon fruit also known as?

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    Passionfruit
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    Persimmon
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    Plum
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    Papaya
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    Persimmon

  8. 8. What do you have to add to a croque monsieur to turn it into a croque madame?

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    Tomatoes
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    Mushrooms
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    Egg
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    Spinach
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    You add an egg

  9. 9. Which of these is Mille-Feuille?

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    The other three are Battenburg, baklava, and apple strudel

  10. 10. True or false: Mussels are crustaceans.

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    False
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    They're molluscs

  11. 11. Which of these herbs is coriander?

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    The other one is parsley

  12. 12. Which of these is NOT a traditional ingredient in pesto?

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    Garlic
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    Basil
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    Pine nuts
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    Parsley
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    Pesto does not traditionally contain parsley

  13. 13. Which of these is stilton?

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    Which of these ingredients would you find in &nbsp;<br>imam bayildi?
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    Aubergine

 
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