Beverages questions This is a list of recently added questions about beverages. What is a Curaçao liqueur flavored with?Orange peel. Curaçao is made of dried peel of Laraha (Citrus aurantium currassuviencis), a citrus too bitter to be edible. The beverage and the plant come from Dutch Curaçao island by the coasts of Venezuela. Feral Laraha evolved from domesticated Seville orange brought to the island by Spanish settlers. Its peel is also used in medicine to treat stomach.Created by: smyruhard 44% raspberryraspberry538orange peelorange peel6215key lime and herbskey lime and herbs4784almondsalmonds2284drinks riddles » What are these glasses for?Champagne. The narrow bowl of the champagne flute is designed to retain champagne's signature carbonation, by reducing the surface area at the opening of the bowl. Created by: globalquiz.orgvery easy 81% winewine1086cocktailscocktails264champagnechampagne11439absintheabsinthe1249wine riddles » What is gin flavored with?Juniper berries. From its earliest beginnings in the Middle Ages, gin has evolved over the course of a millennium from an herbal medicine to an object of commerce in the spirits industry. Created by: globalquiz.orghard 54% quininequinine2305juniper berriesjuniper berries6703pine conespine cones1816pine resinpine resin1478alcohol riddles » Which beverage is is fluorescent in UV light?Tonic water is transparent in daylight. Under ultraviolet light, the quinine makes it fluorescent (pictured), even though it is present in a negligible concentration.Created by: Luca Biaggihard 51% SpriteSprite3003milkmilk1790tonic watertonic water6990pineapple juicepineapple juice1675light riddles » Which common beverage was widely used as a really helpful medicine?Tonic water. The bitter-tasting quinine was added to the drink as a prophylactic against malaria. Tonic water was originally intended for consumption in tropical areas of South Asia and Africa, where that disease is endemic. Originally, no sugar was added. Most tonic water today contains a less significant amount of quinine, so the taste is much milder.Created by: life-o-holichard 48% SpriteSprite325Coca-colaCoca-cola4451tonic watertonic water5520Earl Grey teaEarl Grey tea1175medicine riddles » Which alcoholic beverage is the most popular in the world?Beer is the third most popular drink overall in the world, after water and tea.Created by: globalquiz.orghard 57% beerbeer6986winewine1989vodkavodka1050whiskywhisky2206alcohol riddles » What is the main difference between Coca-Cola sold in the US, and the Coca-Cola sold in the EU?Sugar. In the United States, Coca-Cola uses high-fructose corn syrup instead of sugar (sacharose) as its main sweetener. There is a small production of sugar-based "Kosher for Passover" Coca-Cola, as Ashkenazi Jews do not consume high fructose corn syrup during Passover.Created by: Kasiahard 52% sugarsugar13931waterwater1015caffeinecaffeine6068CO2 levelCO2 level5336food riddles » What was included in the original Pepsi-Cola recipe?Digestive enzyme. Pepsi Cola, first introduced in 1898, was named after pepsin (enzyme) and kola (nuts). In 1931, the company entered bankruptcy and changed hands. The new owners changed the recipe to resemble more Coca-Cola.Created by: Kasiavery hard 33% coke from coalcoke from coal1155saltpetersaltpeter3044digestive enzymedigestive enzyme6354heroinheroin8273brands riddles » Play alcohol quiz and see all the questions.