Quiz: Only Californians Can Pronounce And Identify These Foods. Can You?

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This is a fun women.com quiz about food types and pronunciations for Californians that are proud of their foods!

 May 14, 2018
1 of 18Choose your answer!
How do you pronounce "Quinoa", a superfood type of grain?
Queen-Oh-Wah
Kin-Oh-Ah
Keen-Wah
2 of 18Choose your answer!
You're at an Italian restaurant ordering “Bruschetta” you would say:
I'll have the “bruce-KEH-tuh”
I'll have the "brush-aetta"
I'll have the "bruce-chettah"
3 of 18Choose your answer!
Charcuterie is a prepared meat product that should be pronounced:
Shar-koo-tuh-REE
Char-cut-er-ee
Shar-cut-ree
4 of 18Choose your answer!
Caprese salad is made with which type of cheese?
Gouda
Cheddar
Mozzarella
5 of 18Choose your answer!
If you want to order an espresso at Starbucks, you would ask for an:
Ex-press-oh
Ees-press-oh
Ess-press-oh
6 of 18Choose your answer!
"Pho" is a Vietnamese noodle soup, pronounced...
Poe
Fuh
Poo
7 of 18Choose your answer!
Acai, known as a trendy berry superfood is pronounced:
A-sai-ee
A-cay
Ah-sai
8 of 18Choose your answer!
Which of these is a type of bread?
Endive
Ciabatta
Caprese
9 of 18Choose your answer!
A Fresh Mozzarella salad is called "Caprese", but how is it pronounced?
Ca-prees
Cuh-PRAY-zay
Cah-pre-zey
10 of 18Choose your answer!
What is "Endive" commonly an ingredient in?
Cakes
Spices
Salads
11 of 18Choose your answer!
A salad made from cubes of raw fish, called "Poke" is pronounced:
Poke
Poe-KEY
POH-Kay
12 of 18Choose your answer!
"Agave" which is often used as a replacement for sugar, is pronounced:
Ah-GAH-vay
Ae-gave
Ayy-gav
13 of 18Choose your answer!
Au Jus, which is what meat juice is referred to is pronounced:
Aw-Juice
Oh-choo
Oh-ZHOO
14 of 18Choose your answer!
"Pho" is a Vietnamese meal of ________.
Raw fish salad
Tomato sauce on bread
Noodle soup
15 of 18Choose your answer!
What is the correct way to pronounce "Caramel"?
Car-ah-mull
Care-ah-mehl
Car-mel
16 of 18Choose your answer!
Ciabatta is a type of bread, but how is it pronounced?
See-a-batta
Kia-bettah
Cha-bada
17 of 18Choose your answer!
Nutella is a chocolate-like spread made from hazelnuts, that is said:
Noot-ell-ah
New-tell-uh
Nut-tell-a
18 of 18Choose your answer!
How do you pronounce "Worcestershire", as in the sauce?
WUSS-ter-sheer
War-chess-ter-shire
Worse-te-cheer
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California seems to always be one step ahead of the rest of the country on new food trends, super foods, and facts surrounding food! Take this fun women.com quiz about food pronunciations and names to see if you can match a Californian's food knowledge. Women.com has geographic based quizzes not only to offer some fun trivia on specific places, but also in order to help reconnect you with your home city, town, state, or region. Whether its a place you went to school or worked, or if you lived there for a period of your life, we want to have a quiz for you so that you can relive some nostalgic memories associated with that place. If you're from California or spent some time there, you know that Californians take a lot of pride in their food and have a lot of specialized knowledge about it that they might not be consciously aware of. California is always up with the trends on food, especially when it comes to dietary restrictions and those that offer health benefits. Even if you're not from California, this quiz could be fun to take and share with your friends and family to discuss foods you may have never heard of or been saying differently!