Answers to Friday Food Quiz number 68

12 Dec

Thanks to dearest Tandy who has been one of my most loyal participants in the Quiz – visit her answers here!

Another Day, whose blog is very inspirational, is also a very loyal participant and her answers are either informative or sometimes very funny!

Angeliqueca did the best in the quiz this time around, but she is an excellent chef!!

Kalinka’s answers were very entertaining, as always!!

View from the Side also regularly answers the quiz and I always enjoy her answers! 

1. Who introduced Turkeys to Europe?

A- Believe it or not but it was the Spanish.

What is Gammon?

A – Gammon is a smoked leg of ham which is usually baked and then glazed.

3. What are the three main ingredients of the cocktail Cosmopolitan?

A – Vodka, cranberry juice and triple sec / Cointreau 4.

What are Mince pies filled with nowadays?

A – Dried fruit

5. What is a Bundt cake?

A – A Bundt cake is a cake made in a ridged pan which shapes it into a distinctive ringed dessert.

6. Where did Panforte originate from?

A- Italy 7.

What is sprue?

A – The thin stalks of asparagus.

8. What is fresh coriander called in America?

A- Cilantro.

9. In which country is stollen a traditional Christmas cake?

A – Germany.

10. What is Chami?

A – It is a type of curd cheese made by simmering yoghurt which is drizzled with homemade butter or ghee.

Thanks for everyone that did the quiz and everyone that’s reading this post!!

12 Responses to “Answers to Friday Food Quiz number 68”

  1. anotherdayinparadise2 December 12, 2011 at 10:39 pm #

    Thanks for the quiz, the answers and the kind mention, PPD. 😉 xxx

  2. Cindy December 13, 2011 at 7:28 am #

    Didn’t have time this week, love the new info 🙂

  3. Tandy December 13, 2011 at 10:06 am #

    thanks for such great questions and such kind words Pink! And I learnt something new today 🙂

  4. thecompletecookbook December 13, 2011 at 4:27 pm #

    I said to Tandy that the only “chami” I know about is the one you use to wash a car with.
    🙂 Mandy

  5. Angeliqueca December 13, 2011 at 6:54 pm #

    very interesting answers!! thank you for the kind words Pinks!!!

  6. ceciliag December 27, 2011 at 7:33 pm #

    Lots of stuff to learn in there, what a great idea! c

  7. Lisa February 7, 2012 at 12:16 pm #

    Hey PPD…hope you well!! I think I could do with some cointreau right now!!

  8. adinparadise March 1, 2012 at 4:06 am #

    Where are you, PPD? I’ve been missing you so much. Hope all is well. xxx

  9. Jeanius March 2, 2012 at 8:28 pm #

    Hi:) Jjust dropped by to say hello:)

  10. SidevieW March 15, 2012 at 5:52 pm #

    andthe next quiz?

  11. colonialist March 15, 2012 at 10:42 pm #

    Just as well I missed this one. I knew so many answers I would have been tempted to play it straight, which would have sent everyone into shock!

  12. thehappyhugger March 16, 2012 at 8:13 am #

    Hello Pinky!

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