Daily Quiz for July 12, 2020

True or false: Cocoa powder has had all the cocoa butter pressed out of it.

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Daily Quiz for July 11, 2020

Wild turkeys originated in Mexico and were one of the animals brought to Europe by early explorers. But what do they call these birds in the country Turkey?

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Daily Quiz for July 10, 2020

Animal muscle fibers come in two types, fast-twitch and slow-twitch. Which type are found in the ‘white meat’ in fowl?

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Daily Quiz for July 9, 2020

In what part of the world did garlic originate?

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Daily Quiz for July 7, 2020

A kitchen math question

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Daily Quiz for July 6, 2020

True or false: If you leave perishable food out beyond the 2 hour ‘safe’ point, you cannot make it safe again by reheating it.

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Daily Quiz for July 5, 2020

What’s the main ingredient in an aoli?

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Daily Quiz for July 4, 2020

Henderson William Brand, an English chef in the early 1800’s, published a recipe for Brown Windsor Soup, which became a term that was often used to deride the poor quality of English food.

Brand also created one food item that survives to this day. What is it?

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Published:July 4, 2020 View Post

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Daily Quiz for July 3, 2020

Lettuce (Lactuca sativa) is a member of the Asteraceae family, which include the daisy. Is bok choy also a member of that family?

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Daily Quiz for July 2, 2020

True or false: Unlike rice, wheat does not have an outer hull.

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Daily Quiz for July 1, 2020

A cup of raspberries (123 g) contains 14.7 grams of carbs, how much of that is sugar?

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Daily Quiz for June 30, 2020

Which type of powdered sugar is finer, XXXX (4X) or 10X sugar?

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Daily Quiz for June 29, 2020

Sorbitol, a sugar alcohol, is a naturally occurring compound that can be found in prunes. What percentage of the sugar in prunes is sorbitol?

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Daily Quiz for June 28, 2020

Which has a lower pH, juice from a key lime or juice from a Persian lime?

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Daily Quiz for June 27, 2020

A Carolina barbecue sauce is generally made using what two ingredients?

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Daily Quiz for June 26, 2020

If you see beef labeled as ‘boneless country-style short ribs’, what primal cut are they most likely to have come from?

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Published:June 25, 2020 View Post

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Daily Quiz for June 25, 2020

Japan has 12 grades of beef (12 being the highest grade), where would USDA Prime fit on their scale?

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Daily Quiz for June 24, 2020

The seeds of this plant have an odor reminiscent of maple syrup, and have been used in artificial maple syrup.

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Published:June 24, 2020 View Post

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Daily Quiz for June 23, 2020

True or false: The difference between demera sugar and turbinado sugar is that the demera sugar has finer crystals.

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Published:June 23, 2020 View Post

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Daily Quiz for June 22, 2020

Which has more milk, a latte or a cappuccino?

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Published:June 22, 2020 View Post

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Daily Quiz for June 21, 2020

Teff is a grass native to what part of Africa?

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Published:June 21, 2020 View Post

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Daily Quiz for June 20, 2020

Where were potatoes first cultivated?

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Daily Quiz for June 19, 2020

Should browned butter be made with salted butter or unsalted butter?

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Published:June 19, 2020 View Post

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Daily Quiz for June 18, 2020

What is bulgur wheat?

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Published:June 18, 2020 View Post

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