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How Much Do You Know About Cheese?

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  1. 1. What is this cheese called?

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    Stilton
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    Brie
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    Edam
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    Mozzarella
  2. 2. Do you make hard cheese from the curds or the whey?

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  3. 3. Roughly how many litres of milk do you need to make 1kg of cheddar cheese?

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    1 litre
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    5 litres
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    7 litres
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    10 litres
  4. 4. What animals' milk is Brie made from?

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    Agricultural Research Service / Via commons.wikimedia.org
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    Creative Commons / Via en.wikipedia.org
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    Jackhynes / Via en.wikipedia.org
  5. 5. What country does cheddar come from?

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    France
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    England
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    Germany
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    Ukraine
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  6. 6. What animal’s milk is buffalo mozzarella made from?

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    Cow
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    Buffalo
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    Goat
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    Sheep
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    Donkey
  7. 7. Which of these cheeses is double Gloucester?

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    David Pimborough/Thinkstock
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    martinrlee/Thinkstock
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    AndreySt/Thinkstock
    AndreySt/Thinkstock
  8. 8. Which type of cheese contains annatto?

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    Red Leicester
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    Brie
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    Stilton
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    Roquefort
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    Red Leicester

    Annatto is a red food colouring derived from the seeds of the achiote tree.

  9. 9. What temperature do you need to heat milk to in order to pasteurise it?

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  10. 10. What do you use to make the blue lines appear on Stilton?

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    A knife
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    Blue food dye
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    Stainless-steel needles
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    Thread
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    Stainless-steel needles

    The blue veins in Stilton are created by piercing the cheese with stainless-steel needles, which allows air into the core.

  11. 11. Where does rennet come from?

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    Calf stomachs
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    Cow kidneys
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    It's a byproduct of cheese production
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    Cheese mites
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    Calf stomachs

    Natural rennet comes from calf stomachs. It is used in cheese making to separate curds and whey.

  12. 12. What country does halloumi come from?

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    Greece
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    Cyprus
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    Italy
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    Spain
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  13. 13. Which of these is not a type of cheese?

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    Aragon
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    Kendall blue
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    Pacific Rock
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    Tavoliere
  14. 14. What dish would you normally use cheese curds to make?

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    Poutine
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    Mozzarella sticks
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    Cheesecake
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    Cottage pie
  15. 15. What kind of cheese would you traditionally put in tiramisu?

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    Ricotta
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    Cream cheese
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    Mascarpone
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    Cottage cheese
  16. 16. Where in England does the annual cheese rolling competition take place?

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    Surrey
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    Somerset
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    Berkshire
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    Gloucestershire
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    East Sussex
 
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