Jonathan Gold food quizzes

  • Jonathan Gold quiz: Dead meat on a stick

    Jonathan Gold quiz: Dead meat on a stick

    Did civilization begin at the moment when the first human impaled a bit of meat on a twig and charred it over a lightning fire? Claude Lévi-Strauss had a theory about it, we are sure, but we haven't taken an anthropology class for a long, long time. At any rate, the oldest form of cooking is still...

  • Jonathan Gold quiz: Eggs

    Jonathan Gold quiz: Eggs

    Spring: A time of rebirth. A time of renewal. A time for young love. And apparently, a time for oval capsules of joy. Won't you join us for an egg quiz? More quizzes from Jonathan Gold: Pickles | Sandwiches | Pudding  

  • Jonathan Gold quiz: Pickles

    Jonathan Gold quiz: Pickles

    Don't be a sourpuss - give our pickle quiz a try.  More quizzes from Jonathan Gold: Birds | Sandwiches | Chocolate | French fries  

  • Jonathan Gold Quiz: The birds

    Jonathan Gold Quiz: The birds

    Even if you’re a little unsure of the answers, you might enjoy winging it on this week’s culinary quiz. More quizzes from Jonathan Gold: Chocolate | French fries | Food and hip hop                                                                                                                                                                                              ...

  • Jonathan Gold quiz: Sandwich time

    Jonathan Gold quiz: Sandwich time

    Was the sandwich indeed invented by a genteel earl averse to smearing mutton gravy on his hand of whist? Did Apicius once enjoy a hoagie made with flamingo tongues, rhinocerous and gold? Alas, we shall never know the answers to these pressing questions. We can, however, take a run at this week's...

  • Jonathan Gold Quiz: Pudding on the Ritz

    Panna cotta, bavaroise, empurpled mazamorra, chocolate mousse – we say it’s pudding, and we say to hell with it. As beloved Jell-O pudding spokesman Bill Cosby was fond of saying, you can’t be a kid without it. More quizzes from Jonathan Gold: Food and hip hop | Feet | French fries ALSO: IACP...

  • Jonathan Gold quiz: Food in the movies

    Jonathan Gold quiz: Food in the movies

    Getting caught up in the drama and romance of a movie plot is no reason to ignore the food onscreen. What food was used in that food fight? What does one use to flip enormous pancakes? If you love films (and food), then you'll enjoy taking this quiz. More quizzes from Jonathan Gold: Food and hip...

  • Jonathan Gold quiz: Food and hip hop

    Jonathan Gold quiz: Food and hip hop

    Food and hip-hop; hip-hop and food: two dissimilar things as intriniscally linked as a combination Pizza Hut and Taco Bell. Up for a quiz? You can even get busy in a Burger King bathroom. More quizzes from Jonathan Gold: Feet | French fries | Food and punk rock ALSO: Valentine's Day recipes   ...

  • Jonathan Gold quiz: What do you know about chocolate?

    Jonathan Gold quiz: What do you know about chocolate?

    Aztecs used cacao as money. Spaniards used it as a drug. Hogarth painted chocolate houses of ill-repute. On Valentine's Day chocolate equals love. And today - today chocolate is the subject of our quiz. What could that possibly mean? Take it and find out. More quizzes from Jonathan Gold: Feet...

  • Jonathan Gold New Year's Eve quiz

    Jonathan Gold New Year's Eve quiz

    Sure, you know about Champagne and hangovers. But what about some of the world’s other great New Year’s traditions? Check out our quiz.   ALSO: More Jonathan Gold quizzes Jonathan Gold reviews for The Times Master Class: Getting rough with puff pastry        

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