HOME Our Zones Game Downloads Not To Be Missed Games Puzzles Site Of The Week Information

Daily Puzzles Updated 7x a week











Daily Brain Teaser Challenge
Daily Trivia Challenge
Daily Puzzle Zone
Daily Random Puzzle
Daily Trivia Quiz
Classic Sudoku
Daily Fun Zone Newsletter
Kakuro
Mindsweeper
Akari
Tatami
Classic Crossword Puzzle
Roundabouts
Futoshiki
Sikaku
Tents Puzzle
Fillomino
Classic Word Search
Cryptogram
Word Crunch
Kendoku/KenKen
Slither Link
Gokigen
Domino Puzzle
Conceptis Daily/Weekly Puzzles

 

 

 

A Fun Zone's 
Interesting Stuff


Culinary Trivia 4
by Erik R Johnson 

View The Archives Of Past Articles

The term 'food' is a wider one inclusive of different types of food items like ice creams, burgers, sandwiches, cakes, pastries, cookies, chips, macaroni, pizzas, pasta, noodles, breads and much more. 
Culinary science has professionalized this art of food making and it is widely accepted a job for millions to survive. Food itself got subdivided on the basis of regions. 
Sandwiches 

Sandwich is one of the widely popular food items in the world.
They are seen as dietary food rather than a full fledged meal. 
It is estimated that Americans eat more than 300 million sandwiches a day. 
Although, mainly non-vegetarian in nature, it veggie counterparts are widely popular in India. 

Burgers

Hamburgers are often served with lettuce, tomato, onion and pickles. 
8.2 Billion Burgers were served in commercial restaurants in 2001. 
Burgers account for about 40% of total sandwiches consumed. 
65% of Burgers are consumed away from home. 
Hamburgers and Cheeseburgers comprise 71% of the beef servings in commercial restaurants. 

Noodles

Noodles are made from unleavened dough that is cooked in a boiling liquid. 
China is the place of origin of Noodles. 
For Chinese, long noodles are eaten during birthdays to symbolize longevity. 
In Japan, it is polite to slurp loudly while eating noodles or soba. 
The oldest type of noodle is made from millet. 
It is the basic ingredient in dishes like spaghetti pasta, linguine, soba and udon. 

Macaroni 

Macaroni is the Italian variant of Noodles. 
Macaroni and cheese is consistently on the list of top ten favorite food choices for children. 
The recommended wine to serve with macaroni and cheese is Burgundy wine. 
Thomas Jefferson is credited with introducing macaroni to the United States. 

Breads

Breads are the foundation of cooking in European as well as American Countries. 
Today, in specialized bakeries, you can even buy 11 grain bread. 
Whole grain dark breads have become more popular mostly due to their high fibre content. 
Bread is such a powerful food that in antiquity Egyptian governments controlled it from production to distribution as a means of controlling the populace. 
One can use mashed acorns, ground beans, crushed tree barks, nuts, or chestnut flour, but most balers use primarily finely milled wheat, or rye corn, barley, millet, kamut, spelt and other grains. Wheat flour is preferred because of its gluten content. 
The greatest thing since sliced bread" is a phrase commonly used to describe an innovative achievement. 
Vitamin C (ascorbic acid, E300) is added to "improve" and strengthen the flour, making it easier to mix the dough at high speed. 

Buns

A cross bun kept from one Good Friday to the next was thought to bring luck. 
Buns can be long and skinny, short and round and or come in many different shapes and sizes. 

Pasta

The Chinese are on record as having eaten pasta as early as 5,000 B.C. 
In the 13th century, the Pope set quality standards for pasta. 
There are more than 600 pasta shapes produced worldwide. 
To cook one billion pounds of pasta, you would need 2,021,452,000 gallons of water—enough to fill nearly 75,000 Olympic-size swimming pools. 
Christopher Columbus, one of Italy's most famous pastaphiles, was born in October, which is now National Pasta Month. 
Pasta existed for thousands of years before anyone ever thought to put tomato sauce on it. The Spanish explorer Cortez brought tomatoes back to Europe from Mexico in 1519.




CulinarySchoolsU.com provides information about culinary art programs and top culinary schools in USA/Canada. The key objective of the site is to help the millions of qualified students who want to make career in culinary art.

Article Source: http://www.upublish.info

 
Crossword
Today's Brain Teaser Today's Trivia
4 Thanksgiving Riddles
1. If April showers bring May flowers, what do May flowers bring? 
2. Why do pilgrim's pants always fall down?
3. Why did the turkey rush his lunch? 
4. What sound does a space turkey make?
Solution
Which of the following was approved table manners at the first Thanksgiving?

1. To throw bones into the hearth when done
2. To eat with your hands
3. To spit on the floor
4. All of the above
Solution
I Find It Interesting Featured Game
Thanksgiving - What Were the Pilgrims Thankful For
It is impossible to ponder those brave Pilgrims, our forefathers, risking life and limb and enduring the perils of the sea, the unknown, starvation and deprivation of every sort without wondering about the very strong reasons they were so willing to face these perils and hardships. Discovering their reasons also provided answers to how the first Thanksgiving came about. The Pilgrims gave thanks because they saw the promise of their quest near at hand and in some small way at the harvest time of that first year it looked like their dream had gotten itself underway.....
Read On | All Our Fun Articles
The turkeys revolted three years ago. Not coincidentally, that was the same year mankind last had Thanksgiving dinner. We should have seen it coming. It was the logical conclusion of our perennial turkey oppression. Years of slicing, dicing, chopping, and carving in the name of tastiness. Gobble-gobble, indeed. Even as the revolution flared, we thought it would be easy. We thought they were dim-witted, clumsy, unworthy adversaries. We thought they would soon be on our Thanksgiving dinner table again. We thought wrong. They had outside help. Free Download
Take A Look Weekly Puzzles & Archives

WEEKLY PUZZLES: Pyramid Word Puzzle, Word Scramble, Word Jumble, Quiz Wordsearch, Supreme Hangman, Secret WordJumbo Sudoku1 Minute Search and Sudoku, Fill In The Blanks, 5:00 Minute Word Search, Classic Fill In Puzzle, Bits N Pieces, Pick and ChooseNumbers Search, Math Crossword, Roman Crossword, Roman Number Search 
PUZZLE ARCHIVES:
60 Visual Brain Teasers | 356 Themed Crossword Puzzles | 223 ScrabbleCross Puzzles | 275 Themed Word Search Puzzles | 101 Word Jumble Sudoku Puzzles | 50 Word Square Puzzles | 142 Quick Word Jumble Puzzles | 97 Anagram Crosswords | 33 Word Jumble Quotes

Play Our Free Exclusive Daily Puzzles - View All Puzzles
Play Our Free Classic Retro Games - View All Games

 

Our FREE Ezines
View All

A Fun Zone Daily
Daily Brain Teaser
Daily Trivia Ezine
Puzzle Ezine
Daily Free Game
I Find It Interesting

Add Your Button Here

Bookmark and Share

Amazon And Your Done
Food
CandySlingo KindleBooksDVD
HobbiesMP3Music
SoftwareGift Cards
ToysMagazinesTV
Gold BoxInstant Video

 


ANY USE OF THIS SITE IS SUBJECT TO THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF USE AND PRIVACY POLICY OF afunzone.com
All Games and Puzzles on A Fun Zone are copyrighted or trademarked by their respective owners or authors.
Copyright 2014 A Fun Zone. All Rights Reserve