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    Updated on Sep 4, 2019. Posted on Apr 5, 2017

    What Is Your Food IQ?

    Your score will be gastronomical.

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

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      Hollandaise

    2. 2. What are the three main ingredients in a béchamel sauce?

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      Flour, milk, butter

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

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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 it's been cured

    5. Which of these is farfalle pasta?

    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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      Persimmon

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

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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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      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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      Pesto does not traditionally contain parsley

    13. 13. Which of these is stilton?

    14. Which of these ingredients would you find in  
      imam bayildi?

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      Aubergine