A few weeks ago, I watched a very funny clip from Jimmy Kimmel's late night show, which I can't stay up late enough to watch in real time. He asked people who are eating gluten-free by choice (not of necessity), "What is gluten?" I thought that might be a great quiz question as we are all trying to learn more about it, though I'm betting all of you know the answer. What is gluten?
2. Wheat flour
3. A starch
4. A protein
Please leave your answer in the comments, and let us know whether you have this ingredient in your pantry.
[Last week's answer: Cumin isn't one of the spices in herbes de Provence. All of the others are in the mix.]
You can find many of the answers to The Pantry Quiz by using the search box at right, at the top of the page, to hunt for clues. Come back next Saturday for the answer to today's quiz question.
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