Quiz: How well do you know Cajun and Creole cuisine?

1y ago

Which one of these ingredients is NOT part of the "Cajun Holy Trinity"?

  • Onion
  • Green pepper
  • Celery
  • Carrot

This is Avery Island, Louisiana. What food item is produced here?

  • Tabasco sauce
  • Tony Chachere's Creole Seasoning
  • Zatarain's Creole Mustard
  • Louisiana Remoulade

What's this called?

  • Po' Boy
  • Muffuletta
  • Hero sandwich
  • Dagwood

In Cajun and Creole cuisine, how is crawfish traditionally prepared?

  • Baked
  • Boiled
  • Fried
  • Smoked

Traditionally, the dish known as Red Beans and Rice contains which sausage?

  • Andouille
  • Boudin noir
  • Chorizo
  • Saucisson

What is filé powder made out of?

  • Sassafras
  • Okra
  • Savoury
  • Green chillis

What's the difference between a Cajun roux and a Creole roux?

  • Cajun uses oil and flour, Creole uses butter and flour
  • Cajun uses butter and flour, Creole uses oil and flour
  • Cajun uses cornstarch, Creole uses flour
  • Cajun uses flour, Creole uses cornstarch
  • Nothing, they're the same

Fill in the blank: the "Holy Trinity" is to Cajun cuisine as what _____ is to French cuisine

  • Duxelles
  • Mirepoix
  • Matignon
  • Chiffonade

What Cajun cooking technique involves the use of butter, spice rub, and a really hot cast iron pan?

  • Smothering
  • Blackening
  • Fricassée
  • Flambé

Which legendary New Orleans chef is this?

  • Paul Prudhomme
  • Emeril Lagasse
  • Justin Wilson
  • Isaac Toups

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