Do You Know?
Authentic sherry vinegar, made only in a small area near Cadiz, Spain, must be aged in wooden casks in order to receive the official designation vinaigre de Jerez. What is the minimum amount of time that the vinegar has to age?
1. 6 weeks
2. 6 months
3. 6 years
4. 16 years
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True or False?
Garam masala is another name for the Madras curry powder we buy in tins at the grocery store, and the two can be used interchangeably.
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Without a few cans of chipotle chiles in adobo, my pantry would be much less than perfect. Chipotles have the same thing in common with all but one of the following peppers. Which one is the different one?
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In Italian, the name orzo -- the pasta pictured above -- means:
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