PinkPolkaDot has posted her Friday’s Food Quiz Number 41 and here are my answers:
1. What does the term “chiffonade” means?
shredding green leaves
2. What is an escalope?
a thin slice of white meat
3. What is the Mexican staple food “frijoles” more commonly known as?
4. What does “score” means in culinary terms?
make a shallow incision
5. What is Bugne?
a large fritter traditionally eaten on Shrove Tuesday
6. What ingredient gives pumpernickel bread its dark colour?
pure rye is the ingredient, but the colour is due to the long baking period
7. What type of milk is used to make Roquefort cheese?
8. What should you do with saffron, before crushing it, to get its full flavour?
soak it in hot water
9. What can you sprinkle, in your frying pan before cooking, to prevent oil from splattering?
guess work here – flour
10. What is couscous?
a hard wheat semolina