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The Weekly Quiz

It is Thursday already. This week just flew by. I will post the answers in 24 hours instead of tonight to give all the world a chance to post their answers. Ha. Good luck! 1. A Scotch Broth soup is nearly always prepared with this type of grain? What is it? 2. Sobressada is a […]

Thursday Quiz

Here you go for this week’s quiz. 1. An Americano cocktail and a Negroni cocktail both have sweet vermouth and campari in them. What liquor does the Negroni have that the Americano does not? 2. CrĂ©py is a light bodied white wine that can be made slightly sparkling coming from the slopes of the Haute […]

The Weekly Quiz

A week has gone by so here is the next instalment of the Quiz. 1. The grape Breton in the Loire Valley is a synonym of what major grape variety? It is a grape variety that we know very well and is the major grape in Cheval Blanc? 2. What is the traditional practice of […]

The Thursday Quiz

This week’s edition should be a good one for all of you brilliant minds out there. 1. Nasi Goreng is a staple of which country? The Dutch which should give you a hint have adopted this dish and called it rijstafel which literally means rice table. 2. We have a salmon on our menu that […]

The Quiz This Week

Last night was another easy night. I was closing and I got a first round of 4 tables then after only had two more. The restaurant is dead after 8:30 these mid week evenings. Fortunately though I had a 9 top that left me a very nice $66 on a $434 bill and another table […]

Answers to the Hard Quiz

Alright here are the answers. 1. Nebbiolo is the grape from the Piedmont region of Italy that makes the great Barolo. 2. “a la bouchere” is the name given to various dishes that will have a garnish of bone marrow. 3. Sole Colbert is sole of course filletted , then dipped in egg , covered […]

The Weekly Quiz

It is Tuesday and I gotta do this quiz. Well actually I like to do it so here it goes. It is August already and soon the kids are back to school and I will be working for next summer’s holiday again. 1. The literal meaning of the word smorgasbord is a table of buttered […]