Quiz: Only A True Italian Food Connoisseur Will Get 10/15 On This Quiz


The many pasta shapes are just the beginning.

Test your knowledge of Italian foods with this fun quiz, from pastas and meats to sweets and beverages.

 Oct 05, 2017
1 of 15Pick your answer!
Prosciutto is Italian __________.
cured ham
blood sausage
2 of 15Pick your answer!
The main ingredients in pesto alla genovese are _________.
tomato and onion
basil and pine nuts
cream and parmesan cheese
3 of 15Pick your answer!
Parmigiano-reggiano cheese is made from _________'s milk.
4 of 15Pick your answer!
The main ingredients of caprese salad are tomato, basil, and _________ cheese.
5 of 15Pick your answer!
Traditional Sicilian cannoli are filled with __________.
ricotta cheese
ice cream
whipped cream
6 of 15Pick your answer!
In which region of Italy does Chianti originate?
7 of 15Pick your answer!
Mortadella is made from _________.
8 of 15Pick your answer!
The green ice cream in spumoni is flavored with _________.
9 of 15Pick your answer!
Marco Polo is popularly credited with introducing _________ to Italian cuisine.
10 of 15Pick your answer!
Pancetta is made from pork _______.
11 of 15Pick your answer!
Besides spaghetti, the main ingredients in spaghetti alla puttanesca are ________.
anchovies and olives
clams and octopus
basil and pine nuts
12 of 15Pick your answer!
In which region of Italy did pizza originate?
South Tyrol
13 of 15Pick your answer!
The main ingredients in bolognese sauce are _________.
ground meat and tomato paste
basil and pine nuts
anchovies and olives
14 of 15Pick your answer!
The main ingredient in polenta is __________.
wheat flour
15 of 15Pick your answer!
The main ingredients in carbonara sauce are ________.
anchovies and olives
egg and bacon
ground beef and tomato paste
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