Quiz: Only 1 in 50 Puerto Ricans Can Name 10/15 Of These Dishes. Can You?

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Test your knowledge of traditional Puerto Rican dishes with questions about arroz con dulce, asopao and more.

 May 10, 2017
1 of 15Pick your answer!
What is the Puerto Rico national dish?
Arroz con Maiz y Salchichas
Serenata de Bacalao
Arroz con gandules y lechón
2 of 15Pick your answer!
This is a popular coconut dessert pudding:
Tembleque
Recaíto
Bacalao
3 of 15Pick your answer!
_______ is a coconut egg-nog rum.
Flan
Pavochon
Coquito
4 of 15Pick your answer!
What is the national beverage of Puerto Rico?
Mate
Coquíto
Piña colada
5 of 15Pick your answer!
What do you call Puerto Rican style sponge cake with cream and fruit filling?
Dulce de cassabanana
Brazo Gitano
Polvorones
6 of 15Pick your answer!
_____ are green banana fritters.
Macabeos
Almojábana
Croquetas de panapén
7 of 15Pick your answer!
What is the Puerto Rican version of a lasagna?
Fricasé
Pastelón
Guisado
8 of 15Pick your answer!
_____ is a popular Afro-Puerto Rican dish made from fried unripe plantains and vegetables.
Niños Envueltos
Mofongo
Avena
9 of 15Pick your answer!
Name the Puerto Rican style meatloaf:
Quimbombó con Funche
Albondigón
Bistec Encebollao
10 of 15Pick your answer!
____ are cassava spiced cookies.
Gofio
Bizcocho Mojadito
Alfajores
11 of 15Pick your answer!
What are the codfish fritters called?
Arepas
Cuchifritos
Bacalaítos
12 of 15Pick your answer!
What is a common custard dessert?
Natilla
Limber
Pilones
13 of 15Pick your answer!
What is the national Christmas dessert of Puerto Rico?
Arroz con dulce
Caldo Santo
Tembleque
14 of 15Pick your answer!
____ is the Christmas soup made from beans, ham, potatoes and more.
Tamales
Chuletón
Escabeche
15 of 15Pick your answer!
What is the name of the tamale dish served during Christmas?
Habichuelas guisadas y viandas
Pasteles
Bacalao a la Vizcaína
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