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"?
Black-eyed peas
Cucumbers
Okra

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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:
Bacon and ham
Collard greens
Chicken and waffles

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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
Hoppin' John
Shrimp and grits

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Name that sweet bread often used in place of a biscuit or roll:
Carrot cake
Corn bread
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:
Baked beans
Black-eyed peas
Snow peas

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

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

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

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What fruit is typically used in cobblers?
Apple
Peach
Strawberry

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

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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?
Chattanooga, TN
New Orleans, LA
Charleston, SC

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

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

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

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

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Shoofly pie is made from ____.
molasses
pumpkin
chocolate

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

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Coleslaw is primarily made from ____.
green peppers
cucumbers
cabbage

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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?
Cube Steak
Ribeye
New York Strip Steak

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

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

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

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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:
Walnut!
Pecan!
Macadamia

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

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

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