True or false: Cocoa powder has had all the cocoa butter pressed out of it.
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?
Animal muscle fibers come in two types, fast-twitch and slow-twitch. Which type are found in the ‘white meat’ in fowl?
In what part of the world did garlic originate?
True or false: If you leave perishable food out beyond the 2 hour ‘safe’ point, you cannot make it safe again by reheating it.
What’s the main ingredient in an aoli?
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?
Lettuce (Lactuca sativa) is a member of the Asteraceae family, which include the daisy. Is bok choy also a member of that family?
True or false: Unlike rice, wheat does not have an outer hull.
A cup of raspberries (123 g) contains 14.7 grams of carbs, how much of that is sugar?
Which type of powdered sugar is finer, XXXX (4X) or 10X sugar?
Sorbitol, a sugar alcohol, is a naturally occurring compound that can be found in prunes. What percentage of the sugar in prunes is sorbitol?
Which has a lower pH, juice from a key lime or juice from a Persian lime?
A Carolina barbecue sauce is generally made using what two ingredients?
If you see beef labeled as ‘boneless country-style short ribs’, what primal cut are they most likely to have come from?
Japan has 12 grades of beef (12 being the highest grade), where would USDA Prime fit on their scale?
The seeds of this plant have an odor reminiscent of maple syrup, and have been used in artificial maple syrup.
True or false: The difference between demera sugar and turbinado sugar is that the demera sugar has finer crystals.
Which has more milk, a latte or a cappuccino?
Teff is a grass native to what part of Africa?
Where were potatoes first cultivated?
Should browned butter be made with salted butter or unsalted butter?