Quiz: Can You Tell Which Of These Ingredients Don't Belong In The Recipe?

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 Jan 02, 2019
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Question: 1/30Choose Your Answer:


What doesn't belong on spaghetti?
Soy sauce
Cheese
Red sauce

Question: 2/30Choose Your Answer:


What shouldn't you put on pizza?
Beans
Cheese
Pepperoni

Question: 3/30Choose Your Answer:


What can a steak do without?
A-1 sauce
Onions
Chocolate

Question: 4/30Choose Your Answer:


What doesn't go in an omelette?
Mashed potatoes
Cheese
Mushrooms

Question: 5/30Choose Your Answer:


What doesn't go in chicken noodle soup?
Carrots
Salt
Pork

Question: 6/30Choose Your Answer:


What would you not see on a burger?
Onions
Cheese
Peanut butter

Question: 7/30Choose Your Answer:


What wouldn't you use to make fried chicken?
Sugar
Eggs
Flour

Question: 8/30Choose Your Answer:


What wouldn't go in a dessert pie?
Butter
Fruit
Corn

Question: 9/30Choose Your Answer:


This probably would not be found in lasagna.
Cheese
Spinach
Graham crackers

Question: 10/30Choose Your Answer:


Pancakes are not made with:
Flour
Milk
Mustard

Question: 11/30Choose Your Answer:


Vietnamese pho doesn't have:
Beef
Avocado
Noodles

Question: 12/30Choose Your Answer:


What wouldn't you spread on toast?
Butter
Lard
Avocado

Question: 13/30Choose Your Answer:


What wouldn't you put in coffee?
Chili powder
Nutmeg
Almond milk

Question: 14/30Choose Your Answer:


What doesn't go in a tuna sandwich?
Pepper
Mayonnaise
Ketchup

Question: 15/30Choose Your Answer:


What wouldn't you make a shrimp cocktail with?
Ketchup
Mushrooms
Hot sauce

Question: 16/30Choose Your Answer:


What doesn't go in fettuccine alfredo?
Tomatoes
Butter
Cheese

Question: 17/30Choose Your Answer:


What isn't in beef stew?
Potatoes
Apples
Carrots

Question: 18/30Choose Your Answer:


What isn't in chocolate mousse?
Sugar
Cream
Cheese

Question: 19/30Choose Your Answer:


You wouldn't find ___________ in french onion soup.
Beef stock
Cashews
Cheese

Question: 20/30Choose Your Answer:


A Thanksgiving turkey is not stuffed with:
Bread
Mushrooms
Eggs

Question: 21/30Choose Your Answer:


Gazpacho is not made with:
Tomatoes
Cucumber
Oranges

Question: 22/30Choose Your Answer:


Chili usually doesn't have ___________ as a main ingredient.
Beef
Beans
Ham

Question: 23/30Choose Your Answer:


What is usually not part of a fish and chips recipe?
Mushrooms
French fries
Tartar sauce

Question: 24/30Choose Your Answer:


Coleslaw isn't made with:
Grapes
Cabbage
Mayonnaise

Question: 25/30Choose Your Answer:


Pad thai doesn't contain:
Corn
Eggs
Peanuts

Question: 26/30Choose Your Answer:


Angel food cake has no:
Chocolate
Flour
Sugar

Question: 27/30Choose Your Answer:


What wouldn't you put on a bagel?
Lox
Sour cream
Mustard

Question: 28/30Choose Your Answer:


A chicken fried steak does not contain:
Chicken
Steak
Flour

Question: 29/30Choose Your Answer:


This is not in a California roll.
Eel
Avocado
Cucumber

Question: 30/30Choose Your Answer:


What is not in New England clam chowder?
Potatoes
Tomatoes
Onions
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