Are you Italian? Did you grow up in an Italian family or do you have an appreciation of Italian culture? Do you enjoy big family dinners on specific days of the week? Did you grow up with cultural elements that were carried from generation to generation in your family? Do you love and respect Italy's art, culture, and world-changing inventions? Do you love to cook? Is Italian food your thing? Did you learn all about your Italian favorites from your Nonna? Do you think you could beat her in a cook-off? If you answered "yes" to any of the above questions, this is the quiz for you!
Even if you're not from an Italian family, you may know more than you think—Italian culture has influenced other cultures worldwide! The rest of the world is at least a little bit familiar with Italy and people of Italian descent because—well, who hasn't enjoyed a pizza, pasta, cold cuts, bread, polenta, tiramisu or espresso ?
If you consider yourself to be an authentic Italian, or an Italian in spirit, or a person who simply loves Italian food, you might be savvy enough to get a high score on this fun, but challenging, quiz! Sit down, put your feet up and your thinking cap on and make your family proud by acing this quiz about what it is that makes being Italian so great! For just a few minutes, immerse yourself in your favorite Italian foods!! Buona Fortuna to you, or, as they say in English, good luck!