Only a superb baker will score 80% or more in this quiz!

Amanda M posted in Baking
1y ago

How often do you bake?

  • Only during the holidays
  • As often as I can
  • I only bake my family's birthday cakes
  • Not too often
  • Not as much as I want to
  • It's my job!

Which ingredient does NOT belong in traditional apple pie?

  • Ice water
  • Baking soda
  • Butter
  • Cinnamon powder
  • Salt
  • Sugar

Which country is known for Victoria Sponge cake?

  • Canada
  • Australia
  • England
  • United States
  • Singapore
  • Norway

When do you take cookies out of the oven?

  • When they look done to me. I'll keep checking them.
  • At the exact time the recipe calls for
  • 10-15 minutes, always
  • When the edges begin to set and turn golden, slightly under-baked
  • When they're completely cooked
  • When they turn a dark golden color

How do you keep chocolate chips from sinking to the bottom of the batter?

  • Sprinkle them on top of the finished batter
  • Fold them into the batter
  • Heat them for five seconds in the microwave
  • Coat them in oil
  • Use larger chocolate chunks instead
  • Coat them in flour

Which baking tool could you live without?

  • Rolling pin
  • Stand mixer
  • Cookie sheets
  • Silicone spatulas
  • Frosting piping nozzles
  • Measuring spoons

What does "emulsion" mean?

  • Add extra milk to the batter
  • Bake in a water bath
  • Mix all ingredients in one bowl
  • Combining ingredients that normally don't combine
  • Baking at a higher temperature
  • Using alternatives for certain ingredients

Which city is known as the "baking capital of the world"?

  • Vienna, Austria
  • London, England
  • Budapest, Hungary
  • Paris, France
  • New York, NY, USA
  • ZΓΌrich, Switzerland

What ingredients make classic shortbread?

  • Powdered sugar, butter, flour
  • Flour, sour cream, sugar
  • Eggs, flour, butter
  • Eggs, butter, sugar
  • Flour, butter, sugar
  • Flour, butter, oil

Lastly, would you ever create your own pastry?

  • I have a recipe, but I don't think it's any good
  • I'm working on one now
  • I already have!
  • I've tried, but gave up
  • No way!
  • I've considered it, but never tried yet

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