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Quiz 109 – Round 4 – Food and Drink

1. What makes pink gin pink? Angostura bitters 2. What meat is used in the Milanese dish of Ossobuco? Veal 3. Which two colours make up the distinctive check pattern of sponge within a Battenberg cake? Pink and yellow 4. Kalamata, Picholine and Gaeta are types of which fruit? Olive 5. Allium sativum is the Latin name for …

Quiz 110 – Round 5 – Cocktails

Which cocktails have the following ingredients? There are obviously slightly different recipes for cocktails but these should be identifiable as reasonably standard. 1. Rye Whisky, vermouth and angostura bitters Manhattan 2. White rum, dark rum, fresh lime juice, orange curaçao and orgeat syrup Mai Tai 3. Vodka and coffee liqueur Black Russian 4. Prosecco and peach …

Quiz 113 – Round 4 – Beer

Beer quiz – From which country do these beers originate? 1. Victoria Bitter Australia 2. Angkor Beer Cambodia 3. Heineken Netherlands 4. Kingfisher India 5. Pilsner Urquell Czech Republic 6. Keo Cyprus 7. Erdinger Germany 8. Leffe Belgium 9. Coors USA 10. Corona Mexico   To download the beer quiz as a PDF contestant question …

Quiz 113 – Round 3 – Food and Drink

1. ‘Manchego’ is a type of Spanish cheese made from the milk of which animal? Sheep 2. ‘Pho’ is a noodle soup that originates from which country? Vietnam 3. A ‘T-bone’ steak has bone running along the top and the middle, with steaks either side of the bone. Which two cuts of steak would they be …

Quiz 118 – Round 5 – Food and Drink

1. Pellagra is a disease associated with a deficiency of which vitamin? B3 2. ‘Sprite’, ‘Canary’ and ‘Honeydew’ are varieties of which fruit? Melon 3. From which type of fish is caviar obtained? Sturgeon 4. Which cocktail is made from vodka, coffee liqueur and either cream or milk? White Russian 5. According to preliminary figures, …

Quiz 119 – Round 4 – Celebrity Chefs

Which celebrity chefs own or run the following restaurants? 1. The Hand & Flowers, Marlow Tom Kerridge 2. Barbecoa, London Jamie Oliver 3. Murano, Mayfair Angela Hartnett 4. Plane Food, Heathrow Terminal 5 Gordon Ramsay 5. The Greyhound, Rotherfield Peppard, Henley-on-Thames Antony Worrall Thompson 6. Tom’s Kitchen, South Kensington Tom Aikens 7. Benares, Berkeley Square, …

Quiz 120 – Round 3 – Food and Drink

1. Which type of nut is used in the production of marzipan? Almond 2. From which country does Cotija cheese originate? Mexico 3. A ‘Yellow Pershore’ or ‘Yellow Egg’ is a variety of which fruit? Plum 4. Which extra toppings (in addition to cheese and tomato) would you expect to find on a Hawaiian pizza? …