Cooking Trivia

Cooking trivia questions and answers!

Are you a culinary enthusiast who loves experimenting in the kitchen? With this cooking trivia quiz, you can put your knowledge to the test. We have put together a list of questions and answers related to cooking that will help you learn more about different cuisines, techniques, and ingredients. Whether you’re a home cook or a professional chef, this quiz is sure to challenge and entertain. So, grab your apron and let’s spice things up with some fun trivia!

What is the process of partially cooking a food, such as a chicken breast, before finishing the cooking process by grilling or broiling?

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Which of the following is NOT a type of cooking oil?

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Which of the following does NOT belong to the category of breads?

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Which of the following is a type of pasta that is stuffed with a filling, such as cheese or meat, and sealed inside a pasta dough?

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What type of fat is most commonly used in baking?

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What type of pastry is used to make croissants?

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What is the process of cooking food in a liquid, such as water or broth, at a low temperature for a long period of time?

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How do you properly store cut avocados to prevent browning?

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Which kinds of nuts are essential ingredients in marzipan?

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Which of the following is NOT a type of sugar?

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How do you properly store fresh basil to keep it fresh for longer?

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What word is used in Italian cuisine to refer to a dish that has been baked in the oven? 

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How should eggs be cooked for a soft-boiled egg?

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What exactly do people call the meat that is acquired from deer?

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Which of the following is a type of dough made from flour, water, and yeast, used to make bread and other baked goods?

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Which of the following is NOT a type of meat?

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What is the primary ingredient in a classic margarita?

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What is the process of cooking food in an oven, typically in a covered dish?

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At what temperature does water boil?

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Which of the following is NOT a type of pasta?

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Which of the following is a type of long, thin pasta?

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Which type of oven is used to bake food by surrounding it with dry heat?

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Which of the following cooking techniques involves cooking food in hot oil or fat?

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What is the primary ingredient in hummus?

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Which of the following is NOT a type of flour?

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When making meringues, what ingredient is combined with the sugar?

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What type of knife is used for finely chopping herbs and vegetables?

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