Are You Southern Enough To Name ALL These Southern Dishes? Bet Not!

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How much do you actually know about Southern cooking? Do you think you can actually cook all of these classic dishes?

 Oct 08, 2018

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Which of these vegetables is also known as "lady's fingers"?
Okra
Black-eyed peas
Cucumbers

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Breakfast is served to perfection when you have this tasty dish that combines sweet and salty in just the right way:
Collard greens
Chicken and waffles
Bacon and ham

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What's that dish called that's made with black-eyed peas and rice, chopped onion, sliced bacon, and seasoned with salt?
Yams
Shrimp and grits
Hoppin' John

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Name that sweet bread often used in place of a biscuit or roll:
Corn bread
Carrot cake
Strudel

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This dish is made from the small intestines of a pig, and often cooked with vinegar and onions:
Pork belly
Bacon bits
Chitterlings

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You can spot these beans because of the dark spot in the center; they're often cooked with bacon:
Snow peas
Baked beans
Black-eyed peas

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This southern breakfast favorite made from ground corn is often prepared with cheddar cheese or shrimp:
Grits
Cornbread
Oatmeal

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What's that Louisiana dish called that's made with meat, seafood and seasoned rice?
Spagetti and meatballs
Jambalaya
Orange chicken

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Pimento cheese has such a nice tang to it; what key ingredient gives it that?
Sugar
Half and Half
Mayonaise

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What fruit is typically used in cobblers?
Strawberry
Peach
Apple

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If someone asked you to buy some maters, what do you need to get from the grocery store?
Tomatoes
Corn
Butter

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If you're making a mint julep, you'd best not forget which main alcohol used in them?
Tequila
Brandy
Bourbon

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What city would you get the best beignet in?
Charleston, SC
Chattanooga, TN
New Orleans, LA

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

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

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

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Which ingredient does not belong in succotash?
Corn
Bowtie pasta
Lima beans

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Shoofly pie is made from ____.
chocolate
pumpkin
molasses

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

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Coleslaw is primarily made from ____.
cabbage
cucumbers
green peppers

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

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What cut of meat would you use for country fried steak?
New York Strip Steak
Ribeye
Cube Steak

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What is Texas Pete?
A type of hot sauce
A phrase used in the south meaning "for Pete's sake"
A sandwich named after a famous cowboy

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Biscuits are commonly served with ________.
vinegar
sausage gravy
banana pudding

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Which of these is usually served as a beverage at a Southern supper?
Apple Cider
Milk
Sweet Tea

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Y'all might argue over how to pronounce this nut, but all can agree it makes a delicious pie! It's:
Pecan!
Walnut!
Macadamia

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Sure, things like fries and pickles are delicious fried up, but Southerners also love to fry some _____ too!
Radishes
Cucumbers
Okra

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True or false? Ambrosia Salad typically is comprised of leafy vegetables.
True, why else would it be called a salad?
False, it's actually a dessert!

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______ is often an ingredient in ranch, and is often used with fried chicken.
Whipped Cream
Sweet Cream
Buttermilk

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What on earth is a "meat and three"?
A common meal that comes with one meat and three sides!
It's three different meats served at once
It's southern dinner for three people!

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Y'all did great! Now that you've just about finished the quiz, treat yourself to some traditional ________ pudding!
Banana
Peach
Strawberry
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