Quiz: Only Italians Have Scored Over 70% On This Cooking Test. Will You?

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Real Italians can cook. Are you one of them?

Take this quiz to prove that you're a true Italian by answering questions about pasta, Italian sauces and other Italian treats.

 Feb 15, 2020

1 of 18Pick Your Answer!

Which pasta is ideal with bolognese?
Farfelle
Tagliatelle
Bucatini

2 of 18True or False?

Real coffee is always made on the stovetop.
Literally, that is what a Keurig is for.
Only the good stuff is made fresh on the stove!

3 of 18Pick your answer!

Commonly used in Southern Italian cooking, what kind of vegetable is "La Melanzana"?
Eggplant
Zucchini
Pumpkin

4 of 18Pick Your Answer!

Which is thicker: spaghetti or fettuccini?
Spaghetti
Fettuccini
They're the same

5 of 18Pick Your Answer!

Pesto is made primarily of ______.
Basil
Parsley
Chives

6 of 18Pick Your Answer!

Which kind of cheese is usually put on pasta?
Mozzarella
Parmesan
Provolone

7 of 18Pick Your Answer!

Meats like prosciutto and mortadella come from which animal?
Lamb
Pig
Cow

8 of 18Pick Your Answer!

Which sauce is often made for lasagna?
Puttanesca
Bechamel
Alfredo

9 of 18Pick Your Answer!

Which of these ingredients is NOT included in traditional carbonara?
Egg
Cheese
Cream

10 of 18Pick Your Answer!

What is the main ingredient in gnocchi?
Potato
Cheese
Butter

11 of 18Pick Your Answer!

What does the Christmas cake, Panettone, usually contain?
Sultanas and fruit pieces
Lemon curd
Custard

12 of 18Pick Your Answer!

What are cannolis usually filled with?
Ricotta cheese
Buttercream
Cream cheese

13 of 18Pick Your Answer!

Which of these sauces is spicy?
Arrabbiata
Bolognese
Marinara

14 of 18Pick Your Answer!

What Italian desert consists of layers of sponge cake soaked in coffee and brandy?
Ricotta pie
Tiramisu
Tartufo

15 of 18Pick Your Answer!

When is the antipasto served in a meal?
Before the main course
Before the entrée
Before dessert

16 of 18Pick Your Answer!

How are arancini balls usually prepared?
Baked
Fried
Boiled

17 of 18Pick Your Answer!

What does tiramisu translate to?
Coffee break
Pick me up
Life is sweet

18 of 18Pick Your Answer!

What kind of fish is bacala?
Salmon
Snapper
Salt cod
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