World Food Day 2020 Quiz: Which Country is this Famous Food from?

Published: 16 October, 2020 14:29 IST | Maitrai Agarwal | Mumbai

If you consider yourself to be a foodie who is an adventurous eater, challenge yourself to our World Food Day Quiz and see how you fare

Photo used for representational purposes only. Pic/iStock
Photo used for representational purposes only. Pic/iStock

World Food Day is observed each year on October 16 by the United Nations to spread awareness about global hunger and promote food security. The pandemic has turned many of us into home chefs, who have taken to cooking during the lockdown. Cooking up a storm in the kitchen these past few months has given us ample time to try out various global recipes.  Experimenting with flavours at home or ordering in that perfect bowl of ramen, a bite or sip of your favourite brings back uncountable memories. How about you take our World Food Day Quiz and see how much you know about native foods from these beautiful countries.

1. In which country was the Cuban Sandwich invented?
Spain
Cuba
United States of America

2. Paella, a popular rice dish is native to which country?
Mexico
Spain
Italy

3. Sweet or Savoury, Crepes are our favourite breakfast. Where are they from?
Belgium
France
Greece

4. Considered to be a healthier alternative to ice cream, Gelato is native to?

Gelato. Pic/iStock

France
Italy
Austria

5. Everyone loves a good stir-fry, especially Kung Pao. Which country is this spicy goodness from?

Japan
Korea
China

6. Which country is the birthplace of super flavourful Kimchi?

Malaysia
Thailand
Korea

7. Another breakfast hit, Pretzel is baked goodness we cannot skip. Which European nation gave us Pretzel?

Netherlands
Greece
Germany

8. Which country is Pho, a refreshing noodle soup, from?

Pho. Pic/iStock

Philippines
Vietnam
Thailand

9. A hot curry famous globally, Vindaloo traces its origin to?

India
Portugal
Brazil

10. Which of the following is not a Dutch delicacy?

Pierogi
Stroopwafel
Bitterballen

Correct Answers:

1. United States of America
2. Spain
3. France
4. Italy
5. China
6. Korea
7. Germany
8. Vietnam
9. Portugal
10. Pierogi

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