Cuisine questions This is a list of recently added questions about cuisine. Play cuisine quiz and see all the questions. Which substance is the most bitter?Denatonium benzoate. Denatonium, usually available as denatonium benzoate and as denatonium saccharide, is the most bitter chemical compound known, with bitterness thresholds of 0.05 ppm for the benzoate and 0.01 ppm for the saccharide.Created by: Bartoszchemistry riddles »very hard 39% salicinsalicin229absintheabsinthe630denatonium benzoatedenatonium benzoate783benzoic acidbenzoic acid326 Which fish has meat with ammonia smell?Sharks are very primitive and they lack a urinary system. Instead sharks carry urea in their blood and excrete it through their flesh by osmosis. After a shark dies, its urea turns to ammonia, which can permeate the flesh.Created by: Debbie Foxfish riddles »hard 54% tunatuna1760catfishcatfish1298eeleel2416sharkshark6565 Where is emmentaler from?Switzerland. Emmentaler originated in the area around Emmental, a region by the Emme river in Switzerland, forming part of the canton of Bern. The cheese has characteristic large holes. Historically, the holes were a sign of imperfection (the cheese was 'lacking substance' inside), and until modern times, cheese makers would try to avoid themCreated by: globalquiz.orgSwitzerland riddles »hard 43% BelgiumBelgium635SwitzerlandSwitzerland3037NetherlandsNetherlands2989GermanyGermany292 What kind of pasta is that?Penne. The name comes from the shape: penne is the plural form of the Italian penna, deriving from Latin penna (meaning "quill"), and is a cognate of the English word pen.Created by: Hitter smasherfood riddles »very easy 80% tagliatelletagliatelle1221spaghettispaghetti197gnocchignocchi535pennepenne8318 What kind of pasta is that?Farfalle. Commonly known as "bow-tie pasta", the name is derived from the Italian word farfalla (butterfly)Created by: globalquiz.orgItaly riddles »average 65% tagliatelletagliatelle1313farfallefarfalle5312cannellonicannelloni810fusillifusilli628 Which part of the plant are capers?Flower buds. The salted and pickled caper bud is often used in Mediterranean cuisine. Less often, the mature fruit of the caper shrub are also used, marketed as caper berries.Created by: globalquiz.orgflowers riddles »hard 55% seedsseeds2014berriesberries1245flower budsflower buds6201bulbsbulbs1637 Which European country is famed for chocolate and pralines?Belgium's association with chocolate goes back as far as 1635 when the country was under Spanish occupation. During the early 20th century, the country was able to import cocoa from its colony, the Belgian Congo. Many aspects of chocolate composition are regulated by law. In particular, vegetable-base fats are not used.Created by: globalquiz.orgsweets riddles »very easy 83% the Netherlandsthe Netherlands1508BelgiumBelgium11894PortugalPortugal335ItalyItaly481 What kind of material is this cooktop made of?Glass-ceramic materials share many properties with both non-crystalline glass and crystalline ceramics. The negative thermal expansion of the crystalline ceramic phase can be balanced with the positive expansion of the glassy phase. At a certain point (~70% crystalline) the glass-ceramic has a net expansion near zero and can sustain repeated and quick temperature changes up to 1000 °C.Created by: Bob Stanleyglass riddles »average 61% glassglass1279ceramicceramic4117metalmetal500glass-ceramicglass-ceramic9320 Which cooking fat has the lowest smoking point?Butter. The smoking point of butter is 150 °C (302 °F). It is 190 °C (374 °F) for lard, 191-238°C (375-460°F) for olive oil and 227°C (440°F) for sunflower oil. Created by: Hitter smasherchemistry riddles »hard 47% sunflower oilsunflower oil1470olive oilolive oil2831lardlard2500butterbutter6037 Which of the following has the fattest milk?Sheep milk is 9% fat. Cow, goat and human - approx. 4%Created by: Sara Amonciomilk riddles »hard 40% sheepsheep4343cowcow1357goatgoat2836humanhuman2314 Play cuisine quiz and see all the questions.