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CURRENT CULINARY QUIZ QUESTIONS

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TODAY’S FOOD TRIVIA QUESTIONS

1) This tree has aromatic, evergreen leaves, and produces a year round crop of a peachlike, but tough dry fruit. When ripe, the fruit splits open revealing a large seed, surrounded by a red lacy network. Both the red fleshy part and the large seed are used to make two different food products. 
What are these two distinct food products?

2) All of the following events took place in the same year. What Year is it?
•· Harry MacElhone (or his bartender) creates the Bloody Mary at Harry's Bar in Paris.
·• Wheaties breakfast cereal is introduced.
·• Betty Crocker is "born."
·• 'Chuckles' sugared jelly candies are introduced.
·• White Castle sells its first hamburger.
·• Italian cheesemaker Egidio Galbani introduces Bel Paese cheese.
·• Both Lindy's and Sardi's restaurants open in New York City.
 

 


ANSWERS TO TODAY’S FOOD TRIVIA QUESTIONS:


1)  Myristica fragrans, is unique among spice plants, producing two distinct spices, Nutmeg and Mace. The seed is dried, shelled and sold either whole or ground as the spice Nutmeg.  The outer fleshy network is also dried and ground producing the spice know as Mace. (see photo)

2) All of the events took place in 1921. (Foodtimeline 1921-25)
 

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