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President Reagan's administration classified what school lunch food as a vegetable?
b. French Fries
Ketchup - Reagan said, 'Somebody got overambitious in the bureaucracy' and ketchup was a condiment again.
Chinese White Cabbage is known by what other name?
a. Chinese Cabbage
c. Chow Mein
d. Bok Choy
Bok Choy - Bok Choy has been cultivated in China for centuries.
Portobello and Shiitake are types of what food item?
a. Red Wine
Mushrooms - There are 10,000 described species in North America alone.
What kind of fat helps reduce cholesterol and is considered the "good" kind?
a. Pig Fat
b. Saturated fat
c. Polyunsaturated fat
d. Monounsaturated fat
Monounsaturated fat - Found in Olive oil, it may reduce heart disease and protect against certain cancers.
A "Geoduck" is a type of what?
Clam - Due to their long necks, they burrow 2 to 3 feet into the mud. They can live to be over 140 years old.
What part of the cinnamon tree does the cinnamon spice come from?
Bark - In Morocco, Iran, Lebanon and Syria it is used in stews and meat dishes.
Which of the following food items is NOT made with cornmeal?
b. Corn Bread
Risotto - Risotto is actually an Italian cooking technique used for, Arborio, a native Italian rice.
Riboflavin and niacin are found in what complex vitamin?
a. Vitamin D
b. Vitamin C
c. Vitamin B
d. Vitamin A
Vitamin B - There are eight B-complex vitamins. Riboflavin is B2 and niacin is B3.
The side dish couscous is made primarily from what?
a. Garbanzo Beans
Wheat - It originates from North Africa, where it is a staple food. It is made from semolina.
Caesar Salad was first prepared in what country?
Mexico - Few dishes have origins so embroiled in controversy as Caesar salad.
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