Food & Drink Trivia and Answers

Easy

Red Vines is a popular brand of what type of candy?

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Answer: Red licorice
Red Vines is a licorice company that was founded in 1914 in Chicago, Illinois. The original flavor was raspberry, then in 1952 the recipe was altered to the flavor we know and love today.

VeryHard

Who are the first people known to have consumed chocolate?

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Answer: Olmecs
There is evidence that the ancient Olmecs of what is now Mexico consumed chocolate beverages as far back as 1900 BC, and indeed the word "chocolate" is derived from the Aztec language.

Medium

During the post-credits' scene in the hit movie "the Avengers", what dish are the superheroes enjoying together?

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Answer: Shawarma
Shawarma is a Middle Eastern meat-based dish which the stars of the Avengers enjoy in New York City after the fictional alien invasion.

VeryHard

During which year was cocaine finally removed as an ingredient in Coca Cola?

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Answer: 1929
Between 1886 and 1929 cocaine was a recurring ingredient in Coca Cola, as the drug was then legal and used for medicinal purposes.

VeryHard

The snack commonly referred to as "potato chips" were originally called what?

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Answer: Saratoga Chips
Potato chips were originally referred to as "Saratoga chips" due to originating from Saratoga, New York in the late 19th Century.

VeryHard

Which of the following dishes is a combination of eggs, lemon juice and broth?

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Answer: Avgolemono
The mixture of egg yolk, lemon juice and broth is heated until it thickens. Avgolemono is a dish found primarily in Europe and the Middle East.

Medium

Which American company produces Italian-influenced food products such as Beefaroni and Ravioli?

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Answer: Chef Boyardee
Chef Boyardee, founded by an Italian immigrant to the United States in 1928, produces canned goods which have become a staple in American supermarkets.

VeryHard

Maxwell House coffee is named after what?

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Answer: A Hotel
"Maxwell House" was named after its first major customer, the now-defunct Maxwell House Hotel of Nashville, Tennessee.

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.



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