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 »hard 40% salicinsalicin268absintheabsinthe727denatonium benzoatedenatonium benzoate933benzoic acidbenzoic acid385 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% tunatuna1844catfishcatfish1364eeleel2555sharkshark6992 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% BelgiumBelgium658SwitzerlandSwitzerland3172NetherlandsNetherlands3146GermanyGermany297 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 81% tagliatelletagliatelle1269spaghettispaghetti207gnocchignocchi561pennepenne8762 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 66% tagliatelletagliatelle1372farfallefarfalle5568cannellonicannelloni836fusillifusilli655 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 56% seedsseeds2087berriesberries1288flower budsflower buds6568bulbsbulbs1714 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 Netherlands1563BelgiumBelgium12466PortugalPortugal351ItalyItaly499 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% glassglass1348ceramicceramic4304metalmetal518glass-ceramicglass-ceramic9795 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 oil1534olive oilolive oil2955lardlard2603butterbutter6351 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% sheepsheep4564cowcow1419goatgoat2954humanhuman2410 Play cuisine quiz and see all the questions.