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: smyruvery hard 33% raspberryraspberry40orange peelorange peel577key lime and herbskey lime and herbs705almondsalmonds379drinks 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 80% winewine584cocktailscocktails165champagnechampagne6400absintheabsinthe840glass 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 57% quininequinine1447juniper berriesjuniper berries4492pine conespine cones1033pine resinpine resin827alcohol 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 52% SpriteSprite1858milkmilk1266tonic watertonic water4745pineapple juicepineapple juice1094light 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 50% SpriteSprite186Coca-colaCoca-cola2545tonic watertonic water3417Earl Grey teaEarl Grey tea605medicine 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 56% beerbeer4365winewine1314vodkavodka626whiskywhisky1391alcohol 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 53% sugarsugar8458waterwater655caffeinecaffeine3488CO2 levelCO2 level3113food 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 36% coke from coalcoke from coal801saltpetersaltpeter1938digestive enzymedigestive enzyme4324heroinheroin4860brands riddles » Play alcohol quiz and see all the questions.