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100 Baking Trivia Questions To Prove You’re One Smart Cookie

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July 26, 2022

What’s the difference between a pie and a tart? What makes brownies cakey instead of chewy? You might enjoy these baking trivia questions if you ever came up short on butter or eggs but managed to correctly substitute ingredients. Put on your apron and grab your favorite spatula to see how you measure up on this baking quiz.

You don’t have to be Duff to know your way around a kitchen, but only a skilled baker knows how to make fondant from scratch. Buddy up and whip these questions into batter or fall in defeat like undercooked cake.   

Grab your sprinkles and do your best Candace Nelson impression if you think you are a master baker with all the answers. If these baking trivia questions aren’t a piece of cake, it might be time to apply to “Nailed It!” after all. 

Are you interested in more trivia questions? Test your food IQ with Cooking, Candy, or American Food. Or, challenge yourself with general food trivia questions to see how much you know!

1. Which of these is type of rye pancake?

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2. What year was Paul Hollywood born in?

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3. Which of these pies contains beef?

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4. Which of these puddings contain milk?

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5. What flavor jam is traditionally used in Battenberg cake?

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6. What is a Thai steamed bun called?

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1. Nice biscuits are what flavor?

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2. Focaccia bread originates from which of these countries?

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3. Butter is not used in which of these cake?

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4. A small bread or bread roll is often called a what?

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5. Which of these breads is usually long and thin in shape?

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6. Bush bread' is also referred to also what?

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1. What is the final step before baking that allows a dough to rise?

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2. Belgian buns usually contain which fruit?

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3. Croissants are what shape?

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4. Which of these is an American bagel shaped fried cake?

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5. Pierre Herme is most famous for baking what?

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6. Which of these is popular Chinese pastry?

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1. Condensed milk is an ingredient in which of these desserts?

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2. New York cheesecake usually contains what?

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3. What is unbaked bread often called?

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4. Spanakopita is made from which type of pastry?

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5. From which country does anpan, a sweet bread usually filled with bean paste, come from?

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6. Roti tissue' is also known by what name?

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1. Caramel tart originated in which country?

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2. Which of these buns is often topped with fondant icing and half a glace cherry?

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3. Derby pie contains what kind of nut?

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4. The worlds tallest cake was how high?

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5. Pate chinois' is other name for which pie?

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6. Tarte tatin is a dessert that originates from which of these countries?

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1. What is another name for a 'Somoza'?

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2. Which of these is a sweet bread originating from France?

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3. What is the French name for a pastry chef?

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4. Which of these cakes does not include egg yolks?

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5. Macarons are usually flavored with what?

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6. Bakewell tarts originate from which country?

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1. Buddy Valastro is head baker at which bakery?

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2. Which of these breads does not contain rye?

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3. The baking TV show 'Sugar Rush' is set where?

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4. Which of these is a type of bread?

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5. Which of these biscuits contains whole meal?

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6. How much did the worlds largest pasty weigh?

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1. Which of these puddings does not contain jam?

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2. Which of these cookies contains no butter?

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3. Quiche Lorraine contains which of these ingredients?

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4. What was Mary Berry's first cook book called?

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5. Anna Olson is a pastry chef from which state?

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6. What does Chapati mean in Indian languages?

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1. Which of these is an Australian baking show?

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2. In which country did the baguette originate from?

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3. Frangipane is a filling made from or flavored with what?

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4. The pattern of criss-crossing strips of pastry on top of food is called a what?

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5. Which of these is a type of sandwich cookie?

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6. What is 'apple crumble' also known as?

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1. Which country is panettone originally from?

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2. Which of these is a Japanese dessert containing red bean paste?

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3. Which of these cakes is made with molasses?

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4. A custard baked in a mold in the oven is often called a what?

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5. Which of these is not flavored with almond?

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6. Stromboli is a type of what?

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1. Which of these is a twisted fried pastry?

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2. Which country did the soufflé originate from?

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3. Which of these biscuits contains wholemeal?

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4. Which of these breads contains cream?

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5. Quiches are filled with a savory what?

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6. Coyotas is a cookie that originates from which country?

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1. What is a crumpet usually cooked on?

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2. Which of these breads contains molasses?

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3. Where do Pandan waffles originate from?

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4. Which of these waffles contains no yeast?

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5. Who host the TV show 'Sugar High'?

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6. Who created the brand Betty Crocker?

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1. Pastilla is what kind of pie?

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2. Chocolate Teacakes are filled with what?

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3. Chapatti bread originates from which country?

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4. Which of these is a thin, hard Christmas biscuit originally from Switzerland?

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5. Hot cross buns are what type of bun?

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6. What is 'speckled bread' also known as?

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1. Black moon' is an alternative name for what?

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2. Which of these is a ring shaped bread?

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3. Which of these pastries contains egg?

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4. What is another name for a Chinese pancake?

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5. Tiger bread contains what type of oil?

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6. Which of these breads is baked twice?

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1. The largest recorded muffin was how tall?

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2. Which of these is not a type of flatbread?

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3. Zebra cake' is another name for which cake?

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4. S'mores contain what kind of cracker?

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5. What shape are London buns?

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6. A quiche resembles a pie with no what?

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1. Bread sticks originate from which country?

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2. Chapattis are cooked on a what?

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3. Tiramisu contains which type of cheese?

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4. Which of these is a small confection originally created to use excess oven heat?

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5. Duff Goldman is famous for baking what?

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6. Which of these breads is not made with milk?

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1. Levain' is also known as what?

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2. Which of these flatbreads contains potato?

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3. Matrimonial cake' is another name for what?

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4. How are fritters cooked?

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