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Quiz 2 – Round 5 – Food and Drink

1. From which country is the traditional wine ‘retsina’? Greece 2. What shape would you expect the pasta ‘farfalle’ to be? bow-shaped/ butterfly shaped 3. What type of beans would you find in a tin of baked beans? Haricot beans 4. Which famous building would you find on the front of an HP Sauce bottle? …

Quiz 1 – Round 5 – Food and Drink

1. Eggs Benedict traditionally consists of a muffin, topped with poached egg, either ham or bacon and which type of sauce? Hollandaise 2. What is a chipolata? A type of sausage 3. ‘Cuisses de grenouille’ are what in English? Frogs legs 4. Which country does the brand of ‘Leffe’ beer come from? Belgium 5. What …

Quiz 4 – Round 6 – Food and Drink

Today’s food and drink round is a cocktail quiz. We give you the ingredients to a well-known cocktail, you name the cocktail the ingredients would make. Admittedly there are different variations of many cocktails – but each of these is a distinctive version. 1. Vodka, tomato juice, tabasco sauce, Worcestershire sauce, lemon juice and celery …

Quiz 6 – Round 4 – Food and drink

1. What flavour is the liquor ‘cassis’? Blackcurrant 2. What type of pastry is used to make profiteroles? Choux 3. What type of food is a chanterelle? A mushroom 4. What is the beef wrapped in, in a beef Wellington? Pastry 5. What type of food is a Gravenstein? An apple 6. What is measured …

Quiz 5 – Round 4 – Food and Drink

1. What is the name of the fruit produced by the blackthorn? Sloe  2. What is the traditional casing for a haggis? A sheep’s stomach 3. Which spice is made from crocus flowers? Saffron  4. How many standard 75cl bottles is a Methuselah of Champagne equal to? 8  5. What is the main ingredient of ‘Borscht’? Beetroot …

Quiz 7 – Round 3 – Food and Drink

This week’s food quiz is all about types of food. We will give you the name of a food and you need to tell us the category/ what sort of food it is – eg. spaghetti = pasta, Granny smith = apple. Ok? 1. Victoria Plum 2. Mondseer Cheese 3. Bara Brith Bread (fruit bread …

Quiz 9 – Round 6 – Food And Drink

1. How many standard wine bottles make up a Jeroboam? 4 (3 litres) 2. What would you be eating if you were served Sauerkraut, probably in a German restaurant? Pickled cabbage 3. Which spirit is made from the agave plant? Tequila 4. According to superstition, what should you throw over your left shoulder, in order to …

Quiz 12 – Round 6 – Food and Drink

1. What type of fish is used in the making of Worcestershire sauce? Anchovy 2. Anjou, Comice and Bartlett are all types of which fruit? Pear 3. Halloumi is a type of cheese originating from which island? Cyprus 4.  Which Scottish dessert consists of whipped cream, whisky, honey, raspberries and oatmeal? Cranachan 5. Which beer …

Quiz 11 – Round 4 – Food and Drink

1. Mace comes from the same tree as which other spice? Nutmeg (Both are derived from the seeds of the Myristica franrans tree) 2. What was the captain’s response to a request for wine in the Eagles hit ‘Hotel California’? We haven’t had that spirit here since 1969 3. What do the French call a cake …

Quiz 13 – Round 4 – Food and Drink

1. How many pints are there in a firkin? 72 2. Grenadine is made from which fruit? Pomegranate 3. What does A.B.V. stand for on a bottle of alcohol? Alcohol By Volume 4. Which liqueur comes in a bottle split into two; one side containing a white chocolate liqueur and the other a dark, coffee-flavoured …