Pub quiz questions

  1. What sort of fish is a kipper?
    Herring
    Food(1)

  2. What name do waiters in restaurants give to 'piper nigrum?'
    Black pepper
    Language(5) Food(5)

  3. Which continent produces most of the world's cocoa beans?
    Africa

  4. Which part of a cooked breakfast is an above-ground spore-producing structure?
    Mushroom
    Food(1) Nature(1)

  5. What essential did Ezra Warner patent 45 years after the invention of canned food?
    Can opener
    Science(3) Food(3)
    1855

  6. What often splashes down the clothes of unwary visitors when they bite into the Tunisian dish called 'Brik?'
    Egg

  7. What is a crouton made from?
    Bread
    Food(1)

  8. What kitchen appliance did the InSinkErator Manufacturing Company launch in 1927?
    Garbage Disposal Unit
    Science(5) Food(3)

  9. What sauce was first sold by Lea & Perrins in 1838?
    Worcestershire sauce
    Food(2)

  10. What is the main ingredient in Welsh laverbread?
    Seaweed