Food & Drink Trivia and Answers

Everyone is an expert on food and drink. Right? We mean we all are aware of what goes into our mouths. Or… maybe not. Do you dare to learn more about the world of cuisine? Or are you already a culinary expert who scoffs at the idea of finding challenging, internet-based questions? Either way, TriviaQN’s Food & Drink Trivia will satisfy your appetite for an interesting, fun-filled way to test your knowledge of what we eat and drink.

Challenge yourself with a Food & Drink Trivia Quiz!

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Who is considered to be the founder of the frozen-food industry?

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Answer: Clarence Birdseye
As can be ascertained from his surname as it is also the name of the Birds Eye Group, Clarence Birdseye (1886-1956) was the inventor of flash freezing, which ushered in the age of the frozen-food industry.

Easy

A snack made from marshmallows, graham crackers and chocolate is called what?

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Answer: S'more
S'mores are traditionally a treat enjoyed by campers and prepared over a campfire.

Hard

Which of the following fruits actually comes from an herb?

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Answer: Bananas
The plants which produce bananas are actually herbs, not trees, since they are not composed of wood.

Easy

What is the name of the food that was miraculously provided to the desert-dwelling Israelites of the Old Testament?

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Answer: Manna
According to the Book of Exodus, the Israelites received manna which descended from heaven to help them stave off starvation.

Easy

What is the main ingredient of a mince pie?

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Answer: Fruit
Mince pie's main ingredient is dried fruits mixed with meat and spices. Mince pie originally always contained meat, but modern recipes contain beef suet.

VeryHard

Basundi is a dairy product that is popular in which part of the world?

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Answer: India
Basundi, a treat made by boiling sweetened condensed milk, is a common delicacy in the western states of India.

Easy

Which American political figure was key in getting legislation passed to improve the nutritional value of food served in schools?

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Answer: Michelle Obama
Michelle Obama was a central figure in getting the "Healthy, Hunger Free Kids Act", which sought to improve nutrition and reduce obesity, passed in 2010.

VeryHard

What does the Japanese term "Sandai Wagyu" translate as?

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Answer: Three Big Beefs
Sandai Wagyu are "the three big beefs" - Matsusaka, Ōmi and the most-famous of all, Kobe.

Easy

Who was the former celebrity spokesman for Jell-O pudding?

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Answer: Bill Cosby
Ironically, one of the first meals Bill Cosby was served in prison when incarcerated in 2018 included a type of Jell-O pudding, the brand he helped make famous during the 1980's.



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