100+ Food Trivia Questions

100+ Food Trivia Questions

Some people eat to live but most of us live to eat. We love eating delicious food and always ready to try a new recipe. The food making Television shows and the competitions are also very popular in all the regions of the world. There are many traditional occasions, which are associated with different drinks and tasty eating items.
We celebrate our love for the food and we also wanted to have something different and new. But do we really know about the history of different food items? Do we know which vegetable, fruits, or a soup is an official one for a state? Do we know the great persons behind the inventions of food items such as pizza, hamburgers, and ice cream cones? We do not!
In this foodie article, I have provided more than 100 food trivia questions. They are mouth-watering, fun, and interesting. Not only that, but they will also help you in finding the traditional as well as the official food of different place while traveling.
Have a great fun!

100+ Food Trivia Questions and Answers
100 Plus Food Trivia Questions

  1. What is the state dessert of Arizona?

    Lane Cake

  2. What is the national spirit of America?


  3. In 1963, which state sold the first fried dill pickle?


  4. Name the state which is the birthplace of Cheeseburger?


  5. What is the national dish of Germany?

    Pot Roast

  6. What is an Indian dish but the national dish of England?

    Chicken Tikka Masala

  7. Stamppot tastes best with?


  8. Which soft-drink was originated in North-Carolina?


  9. Fill in the blank. Canada is known as the inventor of butter ____.


  10. Name the state which is famous for their third largest production of juicy peaches?


  11. What is the state vegetable of Oklahoma?


  12. In 1930, which food made its debut in Pennsylvania?

    Philly Cheesesteak

  13. Name the main ingredient of mince-pie.

    Dried fruit

  14. Name the only U.S state which grows Coffee beans?


  15. Name the national drink of Scotland other than whiskey.


  16. In 1919, Florence Cafe Casoni created which cocktail drink?


  17. In 2009, which food item declared as the Nation Dessert of Delaware?

    Peach Pie

  18. Name the most iconic food item in Chicago city.

    Deep-dish Pizza

  19. What delicious thing is illegal to sell in Newark after 6 p.m., without a doctor’s note?

    Ice cream

  20. What is the national dish of Italy?

    Ragu Alla Bolognese and Pizza

  21. Who and which city of Italy often credited with inventing the first pizza pie?

    Raffaele Esposito from Naples

  22. Which date the do Americans celebrate Nation Sandwich Day?

    November 3.

  23. Which food was rationed after WWII but not during the war?


  24. Name the American who invented condensed milk?

    Gail Borden, Jr.

  25. Name an occasion on which Pumpkin pie is prepared in the United States and Canada.


  26. Who invented Pie pastry?

    Ancient Greeks

  27. Name the most ordered food in America.

    Fried Chicken

  28. Canola is an abbreviation for what?

    Canadian Oil

  29. Who invented Coca-Cola?

    John Pemberton

  30. In which American state, Coca-Cola was first sold?


  31. Name the first food consumed on the moon in the Apollo 11 moon mission?


  32. Name the sandwich which has connotations with the American Pilgrim fathers and Thanksgiving Day?

    Pilgrim (Puritan)

  33. Who invented iced tea?

    Richard Blechynden

  34. Name the oldest drink of America?


  35. Spanish tortilla is an alternative name of which food?

    Spanish Omelet

  36. Bacons and prunes are the main ingredients of which food?

    Devils on Horseback

  37. Which delicious and famous food item formerly known as a cure for diarrhea?

    Tomato Ketchup

  38. Sweet egg tarts originated from which country?


  39. Name the popular American snack cake produced and sold by Dolly Madison and Hostess?


  40. Which pie is made up of beef?

    Cottage pie

  41. Which American food Charles Jung invented?

    Fortune Cookies

  42. Where is the oldest McDonalds’ franchise in America?

    Downey, California

  43. In USA, which 50 percent of the food crop of Georgia utilizes in the manufacturing of Peanut Butter?


  44. Popcorn town of America?


  45. Ice cream capital of the world?


  46. The official state pie of Florida is?

    Key lime pie

  47. Cured Salmon is the main ingredient of which food?


  48. Red Vines is a popular brand of what type of candy?

    Red licorice

  49. Name the first soda (pop) manufactured in America?

    Vernor’s Ginger Ale

  50. What is the American food variation for the French Fries?

    Tater Tot.

  51. Name the salad invented in 1937 by Bob Cobb?

    Cobb Salad

  52. Which American food item is rumored to survive a nuclear attack?


  53. Name the American credited for making Ice cream sandwich?

    Jeri Quizno

  54. Name the first Pizzeria of the United States.

    Lombardi’s Pizza

  55. The Netherlands is famous for which Dutch cow’s cheese?


  56. Which food is a part of the culinary legacy of southeast Mexico?

    cochinita pibi

  57. A type of French Stew known as Bouillabaisse is made up of what?


  58. What is the national drink of Turkey?

    Raki also known as Lion’s Milk

  59. What is the national food of Italy?

    Bolognese sauce with tagliatelle pasta.

  60. In 1875, Daniel Peter invented which delicious drink?

    Chocolate milk

  61. Name the countries which made the Chocolate Easter for the first time?

    France and Germany

  62. Cassoulet is a dish belongs to which European country?


  63. Name the state-prepared food of Georgia.


  64. State snack of Iowa?


  65. Goulash belongs to which country?


  66. Official state fruit of Utah?


  67. State Pasta of Iowa?

    Buttered Noodles

  68. State soft drink of Maine?


  69. Seaweed is traditionally used to wrap which food?


  70. In 1993, what drink the Rhode Island adopted as the state’s beverage?

    Coffee Milk

  71. What is the official state bread of South Dakota, which has its origin Navajo tribe?

    Fry bread

  72. The Pizza “Capricciosa” is incomplete without?


  73. In Tennessee, what food item firstly made at the Chattanooga Bakery?

    Moon Pies

  74. A milk can dinner belongs to which state of America?


  75. Which European country is credited for the invention of hot dogs?


  76. According to Huffington Post, what is the most popular pizza topping in America?


  77. According to The Independent, what is the most popular Pizza topping of UK?


  78. Name the Italian Pizza with Tomato sauce and Mozzarella?


  79. Name the sweet flan that looks like an Iceberg?

    Baked Alaska

  80. Official state dessert of Massachusetts?

    Boston cream pie

  81. How many American states have adopted different fruit pies as their official state food?


  82. For which food Peru is known for?

    Ceviche and fried guinea pig

  83. From which country, the superfood Acai berry comes from?

    Northern Brazil

  84. Name the infusion made from Yerba plant and served in gourd with a metal straw?

    Yerba mate

  85. During the WWII, what alternative name was used for the hamburgers?

    Salisbury steak

  86. (You deserve a break today) is a slogan of which fast food chain?


  87. Name the traditional yeast bread of Chile.

    La marraqueta

  88. Beetroot is the main ingredient of which traditional Eastern soup?


  89. Which European country Serrano ham is from?


  90. Arepas belongs to which Latin American country?


  91. What is the state prepared dish of Connecticut?

    Steamed cheeseburger

  92. Which scale is used to measure the spicy heat of peppers?

    Scoville scale

  93. Which stew originated in Louisiana?


  94. State fruit of New York?


  95. Pecan pie is the state dessert of which one?


  96. What is the state appetizer of Rhode Island?


  97. Before the day of Ash Wednesday, what food item is traditionally eaten in UK?


  98. What is the topping of cottage pie?

    Mashed Potato

  99. Baklava belongs to which country?


  100. State food of South Carolina?

    Boiled Peanuts

  101. State dish of Texas?

    Chili con carne

  102. Meat and potatoes mentality of America is of which two foods?

    Hamburgers and potatoes