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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.

 Jun 26, 2018

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

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

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Is chicken an ingredient in chicken fried steak?
No
Yes

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

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

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

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

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Shoofly pie is made from ____.
pumpkin
chocolate
molasses

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

10 of 30Name the dish!

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Ceviche
Shrimp and grits
Gumbo

11 of 30Name the dish!

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Collard greens
Green bean casserole
Baked kale

12 of 30Name the dish!

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Banana pancakes
Ambrosia salad
Banana pudding

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Chicken fried steak
Fried chicken
Chicken gravy smash

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Maple sugar pie
Pecan pie
Walnut pie

15 of 30Name the dish!

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Hushpuppies
Potato balls
Corn fritter

16 of 30Name the dish!

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Edamame salad
Cobb salad
Succotash

17 of 30Name the dish!

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Hummingbird cake
Fruit Salad
Ambrosia 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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Jambalaya
Dirty rice
Paella

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

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

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

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

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Coleslaw is primarily made from ____.
cucumbers
cabbage
green peppers

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What goes into ambrosia salad?
cheddar cheese
fruit
vegetables

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

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

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

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

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