Warning: This Ultimate Southern Food Quiz Is Guaranteed To Make You Hungry

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Can you call yourself a true cook of the South? Answer these test questions to see if you have what it takes to be in the kitchen.

 Jan 18, 2021

1 of 30Take your pick, y'all!

What is souse?
A mash made with grits and beef
A cocktail made with bourbon
A cold cut made with pigs head

2 of 30Take your pick, y'all!

What are the main ingredients in Hoppin' John?
Black-eyed peas and rice
Pinto beans and grits
Shrimp and grits

3 of 30Take your pick, y'all!

Is chicken an ingredient in chicken fried steak?
Yes
No

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What kind of fruit would you find in a Hummingbird Cake?
Strawberries and peaches
Oranges and apples
Banana and pineapple

5 of 30Take your pick, y'all!

What's another recognized name for boiled peanuts?
Goober peas
Salty drops
Bubba balls

6 of 30Take your pick, y'all!

Which of these would you NOT find in traditional Jambalaya?
Rice
Peanuts
Shrimp

7 of 30Take your pick, y'all!

Biscuits are commonly served with ________.
Banana pudding
Cinnamon sugar
Sausage gravy

8 of 30Take your pick, y'all!

Shoofly pie is made from ____.
pumpkin
molasses
chocolate

9 of 30Take your pick, y'all!

Which ingredient does not belong in succotash?
Lima beans
Black beans
Corn

10 of 30Name the dish!

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Gumbo
Shrimp and grits
Ceviche

11 of 30Name the dish!

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Baked kale
Green bean casserole
Collard greens

12 of 30Name the dish!

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Ambrosia salad
Banana pudding
Banana pancakes

13 of 30Name the dish!

chicken fried steak
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Chicken gravy smash
Fried chicken
Chicken fried steak

14 of 30Name the dish!

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Pecan pie
Walnut pie
Maple sugar pie

15 of 30Name the dish!

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Potato balls
Corn fritter
Hushpuppies

16 of 30Name the dish!

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Cobb salad
Edamame salad
Succotash

17 of 30Name the dish!

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Hummingbird cake
Ambrosia salad
Fruit Salad

18 of 30Name the dish!

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Peach split
Peach cobbler
Peach sundae

19 of 30Name the dish!

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Paella
Dirty rice
Jambalaya

20 of 30Take your pick, y'all!

What do you normally cook with collard greens?
Ham
Spinach
Chicken

21 of 30Take your pick, y'all!

What liquid is used to make southern biscuits?
Buttermilk
Heavy Whipping Cream
Fat Free Milk

22 of 30Take your pick, y'all!

What are grits made of?
Flour.
Corn.
Pudding.

23 of 30Take your pick, y'all!

Hushpuppies are made from a/an ______ batter.
beer
cornmeal
egg

24 of 30Take your pick, y'all!

Coleslaw is primarily made from ____.
cucumbers
green peppers
cabbage

25 of 30Take your pick, y'all!

What goes into ambrosia salad?
vegetables
fruit
cheddar cheese

26 of 30Take your pick, y'all!

This Southern staple is so popular there is even a movie named out of it!
Buttermilk Biscuits
Fried Green Tomatoes
Chicken Fried Steak

27 of 30Take your pick, y'all!

What is "gumbo"?
Bubble gum
A dessert
A stew

28 of 30Take your pick, y'all!

If you're visiting New Orleans, be sure to try some of these delicious French-inspired pastries:
Beignets
Hushpuppies
Cronuts

29 of 30Take your pick, y'all!

The filling of pecan pie does not contain _____.
butter
baking powder
eggs

30 of 30Take your pick, y'all!

Fried ________ is a popular seafood dish in the South.
Catfish
Tuna
Salmon
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