Quiz: How many of these world pastries can you identify?

Amanda M posted in Food Fun
4w ago

We'll start easy as always - what is this classic French pastry?

  • Croissant
  • Eclair
  • Madeleine

What is this Turkish treat, traditionally made with pistachios?

  • Baklava
  • Turkish delight
  • Revani

This famous Austrian pastry has a sweet, fruity filling...

  • Apple strudel
  • Pear tartlet
  • Apricot dumpling

This savory turnover has origins in Spain and is usually filled with meat or fish...

  • Empanadas
  • Churros
  • Coca

This savory, spice-filled pastry can be baked or fried, and originated in South Asian countries...

  • Samosa
  • Jalebi
  • Khaja

This flat, fried dough from Canada can be topped with many sweet spreads, cookie crumbles, candies, and more...

  • BeaverTails
  • MooseTongues
  • PolarBearPaws

Our British friends from Cornwall gave the world this savory-filled pastry...

  • Cornish pasty
  • Yorkshire pudding
  • Mince turnovers

The United States has this Danish-type pastry that's topped with glaze and almonds...

  • Bear claw
  • Eagle claw
  • Beignet

Called "shaumrollen" in Austria, these sweet-filled pastries are more commonly known as...

  • Cream horns
  • Lady fingers
  • Cream puffs

These ultra thin, flaky layers can be filled with spinach, cheese, and herbs...

  • Börek
  • Medovik
  • Chebureki

These cute fish-shaped pastries are from Japan. What are they?

  • Taiyaki
  • Mochi
  • Wagashi

Can you identify this traditional Danish pastry that's wildly popular around Christmas?

  • Kringle
  • Santa Claus pretzel
  • Gingerbread knot

Traditionally filled with quark (a fresh curd-like cheese) and raisins, these pastries are from Russia...

  • Vatrushka
  • Russian tea cakes
  • Syrniki

Can you guess the simple name of this famous Chinese pastry?

  • Mooncake
  • New Year tart
  • Pineapple bun

Do you know the name of this gorgeous egg custard from Portugal?

  • Pastel de nata
  • Arroz doce
  • Travesseiro

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