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Eponymous Food 4

Do you have a favourite family recipe, perhaps named after an uncle or a grandmother? Pass it on to others; maybe it will become famous like the foods in this quiz. Eponymous foods are named after a person or a place; see how many of them you know!


Quiz ID:#31016
Fun:*** (2.75)
Difficulty:** (2.01)
Category:Entertainment > Food and Drink
Created By:MarcM1098


#1   Named for a European country, a _____ pastry is glazed and often filled with jam, marzipan, or custard.

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#2   Eggs Benedict was named for members of the Order of Saint Benedict.

#3   Which of these dishes is largely unknown in the country it is named for? (The others may go by different names, but the food is well-known.)

#4   What fruit has a city/region named for it? (A food is often named for the location where it is found, but this location is named for the food.)

#5   Named for a comic strip character, a _____ sandwich is tall and has many layers of meats, cheeses, and other fillings.

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#6   Which of these wines is NOT named for a region in France?

#7   Which two types of cheese are named for cities in the same country?

#8   Which of these treats is an eponym (named after a person or place)?

#9   This American-Chinese dish is deep-fried chicken in a sweet and spicy sauce.

#10   This authentic Sichuan dish contains chicken pieces, roasted peanuts, and red peppers.




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