Cheese (Plus More) Quiz Questions and Answers for Pub Quizzes and Social Nights

At Ingredient Solutions Ltd we are passionate about cheese, so we have put together some cheese themed quizzes to use for your Zoom quizzes and social functions. We have thrown in a few other related topics, wine and bread and a few googlies to keep you on your toes.
Hope you enjoy them. Answers at the bottom.

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  1. What type of milk is used in Roquefort Cheese?
    (a) Ewe's Milk (b) Charolais Cows Milk (c) Buffalo Milk
  2. What is the interior of a Cheese round called?
    (a) The paste (b) The core (c) The belly
  3. Since 1953, the regional bank Credito Emiliano has accepted which cheese as collateral for small-business loans: giant wheels of cheese?
    (a) Parmigiano-Reggiano (b) Mahón (c) Comté
  4. What type of cheeses are native American products such as Colby, Monterey Jack and Tillamook?
    (a) Cheddar (b) Emmental (c) Brick
  5. Dolcelatte literally translated name means?
    (a) Sweet milk (b) Soft blue (c) The town of the same name in Lombardy
  6. Which country eats the least cheese per head?
    (a) Japan (b) Ukraine (c) China
  7. Damper is a traditional and iconic soda bread associated with which country?
    (a) America (b) Canada (c) Australia
  8. Which type of fruit or vegetable is a Van?
    (a) Gooseberry (b) Cherry (c) Apple
  9. Ferrum is the Latin word for which metal?
    (a) Iron (b) Francium (c) Fermium
  10. What is David Bowie’s real name?
    a) David Evans b) David Jones c) David Williams
  11. Which city in southern England was known to the Romans as Venta Bulgarum?
    (a) Bath (b) Winchester (c) Blandford Forum
  12. The average cumulative losses in bear markets are?
    (a) 41% (b) 82% (c) 200% plus

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  1. (a) Ewe's Milk
  2. (a) The paste
  3. (a) Parmigiano-Reggiano
  4. (a) Cheddar
  5. (a) Sweet milk
  6. (c) China – 0.28 kilograms per head. Ninety percent of the population said to be lactose intolerant.
  7. (c) Australia
  8. (b) Cherry
  9. (a) Iron
  10. b) David Jones
  11. (b) Winchester
  12. (a) 41%



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