Quiz: How much do you know about Spam?

    20w ago

    2.4K

    What was the design brief of Spam?

    • Easy to transport meat for troops
    • Easy to chew meat for the elderly
    • Increase the sales of pork shoulder
    • To provide James May with a food to take to the north pole

    What does Spam stand for?

    • Spiced Pork and Ham
    • Special Army Meat
    • Shoulder of Pork and Ham
    • Sausage Pork and Ham

    When was Spam first sold?

    • 1936
    • 1937
    • 1938
    • 1939

    Who named Spam?

    • Kenny Dalglish
    • Kenny Roberts
    • Kenny Rogers
    • Ken Daigneau

    WW2 saw a boom in Spam's popularity as a means of getting meat to the front line, but what was it called?

    • Special Army Meat
    • Meatloaf without Basic Training
    • Tuck in a Tin
    • Pink Propellant

    Fun Fact: The Hormel Girls were basically the Captain America of tinned food. They travelled the states selling Spam.

    • Thank you for that fun fact
    • I feel better knowing that

    What year was the billionth can of Spam produced?

    • 1957
    • 1958
    • 1959
    • 1960

    1970 saw an important Spam-iversaries, what were they?

    • Production of the 2 billionth can
    • Production of the 3 billionth can
    • James May had his first can of Spam aged 7
    • Monty Python's Spam sketch is first televised

    Have you got anything without Spam?

    • Spam, bacon, sausage and Spam
    • Spam, egg, Spam, Spam, bacon and Spam
    • Lobster Thermidor au Crevette with a Mornay sauce served with shallots and aubergines garnished with a truffle pate
    • Spam, egg, sausage and Spam, that's not got much Spam in it?

    What year was the Spam Museum opened?

    • 1986
    • 1988
    • 1991
    • 1993

    When opening in 1991 what did it celebrate?

    • James May's 28th birthday
    • 100 years of Hormel
    • 6 years until my arrival on the planet
    • 5 years of Spam - Less Sodium

    How many countries around the world is Spam sold in?

    • 34
    • 44
    • 48
    • 52

    Which of these isn't a real Spam variety?

    • Hickory Smoked
    • Bacon
    • Turkey
    • Hot and Spicy
    • JalapeƱo
    • Teriyaki
    • Black Pepper
    • Chorizo
    • Portuguese Sausage
    • Tocino
    • Garlic
    • Cheese
    • Roast Beef

    How many cans of Spam are eaten every second around the world?

    • 10.2 cans per second
    • 11.3 cans per second
    • 12.8 cans per second
    • 15.7 cans per second
    • 18.4 cans per second

    Join In

    Comments (35)

    Loading...
    Loading...
    35