Pub quiz questions

  1. What is the better known name for the 'ipomoea batatas' the most nutritional vegetable, according to a 1992 'Science in the Public Interest' report?
    Sweet potato
    Food(8) 1990s(8)

  2. If you were eating fish "a la Normande," how would the fish be cooked?
    Braised in white wine
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  3. To what genus of fruit trees do orange, lemon and lime belong?
    Citrus
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  4. What is the name of the Spanish soup served cold?
    Gazpacho
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  5. What English sausage is traditionally sold rolled in a coil?
    Cumberland sausage
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  6. What type of vegetable is a Maris Piper?
    Potato
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  7. What modern treat takes it name from a stimulating Aztec drink called Xocoatl?
    Chocolate
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  8. What form of food preservation involves the removal of water content from frozen food?
    Freeze drying
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  9. What colour is paprika?
    Red
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  10. What is the main levening ingredient used in bread production?
    Yeast
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