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

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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. Where is the 'Cheese grater' building in London?
    (a) 30 St Mary Axe (b) 20 Fenchurch Street (c) 122 Leadenhall Street
  2. Who was dubbed “the father of Cheddar cheese”?
    (a) Joseph Harding (b) Joseph Heeler (c) Joseph Cheddar
  3. How many different cheeses are made in France?
    (a) Approx 300 (b) Approx 50 (c) Approx 6000 (d) Approx 1000
  4. What type of cheeses are native American products such as Colby, Monterey Jack and Tillamook?
    (a) Cheddar (b) Emmental (c) Brick
  5. Chocolate played a part in which kitchen discovery?
    (a) The Refrigerator (b)The Electric Whisk (c) The Microwave
  6. The pungent smell of Sauvignon Blanc is called by wine buffs?
    (a) Cats pee (b) Dirty socks (c) Mouth-puckering
  7. The scientific name for the cocoa tree is THEBROMOA CACOA. What does that mean?
    (a) Eat slowly, slowly (b) Food of the Gods (c) Cocoa gives life.
  8. Name the film which boasts the famous line: “You can’t handle the truth!”
    (a) Titanic (b) A few good men (c) Gone with the wind
  9. How many islands in the British Isles?
    (a) 60 (b) 600 (c) 6,000
  10. The average cumulative losses in bear markets are?
    (a) 41% (b) 82% (c) 200% plus

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  1. (c) 122 Leadenhall Street
  2. (a) Joseph Harding
  3. (d) Approx 1000
  4. (a) Cheddar
  5. (c) The Microwave. WW2 scientist working on radar discovered a chocolate bar in his pocket had melted whilst he was at work and concluded that microwaves could be used to heat food.
  6. (a) Cats pee
  7. (b) Food of the Gods
  8. (b) A few good men
  9. (c) 6,000 - Yes really!
  10. (a) 41%



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