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What is the Spanish word for apple?

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Manzanas. China is the world's largest apple producer in the world.

What snack food brand began sponsoring the Fiesta Bowl Football Classic in 1996?

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Tostitos. In 2007 Tostitos sponsored the college football BCS National Championship Game.

Which is not a Girl Scout cookie?

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Ahoys. Girl Scouts have been selling cookies as their main annual fund raiser since 1917.

Which of the following is not the color of a rare lobster?

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Brown. Maine is the largest lobster producing state in the USA.

Which chocolate-covered candy is named after a Broadway play?

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Junior Mints. "Junior Mints" are named after a Broadway play called "Junior Miss".

What is the Russian word for "caviar"?

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Ikra. The word "caviar" comes from the Turkish "khavyar".

What is not an ingredient of frumenty?

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Dried Meat. Frumenty is a wheat porridge that was commonly eaten with meat dishes in medieval times.

Which of these is not a kind of cheese?

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Rotini. Rotini is a type of pasta similar to fusilli, but with a tighter spiral.

What is chicken stuffed with garlic butter traditionally called?

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Chicken Kiev. Chicken Kiev is an escalope that is rolled, breaded and then baked or fried.

Before turkey was introduced to England, what did wealthy people have for Christmas dinner?

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Peacock. Turkey did not become a staple of European Christmas dinner until Sebastian Cabot brought it back from North America.

"Double Your Pleasure, Double Your Fun" has been used as an ad slogan by which product?

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Wrigley's Doublemint Chewing Gum. Doublemint gum was introduced by Wrigley in 1914.

Which of these is least likely to be in a recipe for lasagna?

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Bananas. In Northern Italy, lasagna is made with a BŽchamel sauce instead of tomato sauce.

What is a compote?

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Fruit Cooked In A Sugar Syrup. Compote is considered a typical homemade beverage in much of Eastern Europe.

Phoenix and Dragon is referred to as what food item?

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A Chinese Dish Of Seafood And Chicken. The reverse, "Dragon and Phoenix," is the title of a fantasy novel in the Dragonlord series.

Geography aside, where do olives grow?

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On Trees. Olive trees require a climate with mild winters and long, warm summers.

What does the HP in "HP Sauce" stand for?

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Houses Of Parliament. HP sauce is a dark brown, fruity but savory sauce used in a similar way to mustard.

What are escargots?

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Snails. Escargot, famous in French cuisine, is served with a garlic-butter sauce.

Which of the following ales is emblazoned with a trademark red triangle?

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Bass. The red triangle on Bass ale was the first logo trademarked in Britain, in 1876.

What item is designed to allow a small child to eat at a normal-sized table?

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A Booster Seat. Because of safety concerns, many restaurants no longer have booster seats and offer only high chairs.

 

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