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With which vegetable are Norwegian Lefse made?

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Potatoes. Lefse is a traditional soft Scandinavian flatbread made out of potato.

Which cereal grain is the most commonly used in beer?

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Barley. Barley, a major food and animal feed crop and a member of the grass family (Poaceae), is used to make malt for beer.

During what holiday is candy corn typically eaten?

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Halloween. One serving of candy corn contains 140 calories.

Which restaurant chain does not serve french fries?

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Waffle House. As the name indicates, Waffle House specializes in waffles, and also serves hash browns many ways.

Unilever owns what tea brand?

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Lipton. Unilever buys approximately 12% of the world's black tea.

What is the proper Japanese term for sushi rice and seafood rolled into sheets of seaweed?

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Norimaki. Norimaki is popular in South Korea, where it is known as Gimbap.

When did Coca-Cola stop containing cocaine?

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1903. In 1903 Coca-Cola switched from whole coca leaf to spent coca leaf with no significant cocaine content.

Which fruit is traditionally "bobbed for"?

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Apples. Apples are traditionally bobbed for and turned into candy apples at Halloween.

What is the Italian name of the dish known in English as "cornmeal mush"?

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Polenta. Polenta is a popular dish in and around Venice and in Northern Italy.

Who is the "Little Debbie" snack line named after?

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Granddaughter Of Original Owners. One of the best-selling "Little Debbie" snacks is the Swiss Cake Roll.

Which prime time drama was centered around a wine growing family?

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Falcon Crest. TV's "Falcon Crest" was centered around the fictional wine area called Tuscany Valley.

What did a Burger King Whopper cost when first introduced in 1957?

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37 Cents. In 2004, Burger King released the "Subservient Chicken" website, where visitors could command a chicken to do a variety of activities.

Originally, who was on the Sugar Smacks box?

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Clowns. Kellogg's renamed Sugar Smacks as Honey Smacks in the 1980s and then simply Smacks in the early 1990s before going back to the name Honey Smacks in 2004.

Which dark-green fruit is the main ingredient in guacamole?

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Avocado. An average avocado tree produces about 120 avocados a year.

What year did the first Taco Bell open?

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1962. The first "Taco Bell" was located in Downey, California.

What do you call the made from pears counterpart to hard apple cider?

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Perry. Except for being from pears not apples, "perry" is like cider, made using a similar process and with alcoholic content around 8%.

How many colors did the original "Skittles" come in?

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5. The original "Skittles" came in five flavors: lime, grape, lemon, orange and strawberry.

What is a "baguette"?

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Loaf Of French Bread. Baguette is French for "little stick".

What kind of beef comes from pastured cattle fed with organic feed?

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Organic Beef. Cattle used for organic beef are not given antibiotics.

Who became a spokesman for "Jell-O" in the 1970's?

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Bill Cosby. "The Cosby Show" aired from 1984 to 1992.

 
 

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