Food & Drink Trivia and Answers

Medium

Red Stripe is a popular beer brand that originates from which country?

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Answer: Jamaica
More information: Red Stripe beer, introduced in 1928, is a product of the Desnoes & Geddes brewing company located in Jamaica.

Easy

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

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

Medium

Which type of pastry is boiled before it is baked?

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Answer: Bagel
More information: Bagels are of Jewish origin and are especially popular in places such as New York City where they have prominent communities.

Easy

Which beverage is advertised as being "Sports Fuel"?

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Answer: Gatorade
More information: Gatorade is officially dubbed "the Sports Fuel Company", though its overall athletic benefits have long been a subject of debate.

Easy

The global food phenomenon pizza originated from which country?

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Answer: Italy
More information: Although foods similar to it have been around for millennia, pizza as we know originated in Italy in the 19th Century and spread globally via World War II.

VeryHard

Kiwifruit are indigenous to which part of the world?

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Answer: China
More information: Kiwifruit originate from China and were first recorded during the 12th Century Song dynasty.

VeryHard

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

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Answer: Avgolemono
More information: 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.

Hard

The red food-coloring carmine is extracted from which source?

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Answer: Beetles
More information: Carmine is used in a variety of candies such as the Mars company's Skittles, and it takes 70,000 beetles to produce one pound of it!

VeryHard

What is the name of the hottest pepper in the world?

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Answer: Carolina Reaper
More information: The Carolina Reaper was declared the hottest chili pepper in the world by Guinness World Records in 2013.

Hard

Which company received a major backlash for changing its traditional recipe in the mid 1980's?

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Answer: Coca Cola
More information: Organizations were actually formed to convince Coca-Cola to do away with their "New Coke" formula introduced in 1985, and the protests ultimately proved to be successful.



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