Cheese, Meat and Cream of What Soup?: The Ultimate Casserole Quiz
by Staff
Casseroles are quintessential comfort foods. They're warm, often cheesy and great for any meal. They can be used as sides, served as the main dish or steal the show and holiday dinners -- can you imagine a Thanksgiving feast without casseroles? Test your knowledge of this versatile dish to find out if you're a true casserole connoisseur!

The term "casserole" has its origins in ______.

  • 18th century England
  • 18th century France
  • 19th century Canada

Are casserole dishes rectangular or round?

  • rectangular
  • round
  • both

To cook a casserole, you ______.

  • Fry it in a pan.
  • Bake it in the oven.
  • Steam it in a pot.

A casserole can be served as ______.

  • a main dish
  • a side dish
  • both

Which casserole is orange on the bottom and is often covered with melted marshmallows or candied nuts?

  • French toast casserole
  • broccoli and rice casserole
  • candied sweet potato casserole

True or false: Casseroles are bad for you.

  • true
  • false
  • Only tuna casseroles are healhty.

What ingredient can help you save time in the kitchen when making a casserole?

  • canned cream soup
  • fresh vegetables
  • dried beans

Casseroles serve as ideal dishes for ______.

  • vegetarians
  • meat eaters
  • both

To bake a casserole, you need a ______.

  • conventional oven
  • toaster oven
  • either

Casseroles can be served at ______.

  • breakfast
  • lunch
  • dinner
  • all of the above

French toast casseroles typically contains which of these ingredients?

  • eggs
  • milk
  • vanilla extract
  • all of the above

What should you do if you make a casserole and have a lot of leftovers?

  • Put the leftovers in the fridge and enjoy them the next day.
  • Throw out what's left -- casseroles don't keep well.
  • Burn whatever's left -- everyone knows leftover casseroles are toxic!

True or false: You should NOT use previously cooked ingredients in your casserole.

  • true
  • false
  • Chicken is the only leftover that's safe to use.

True or false: Vegans are not able to eat casseroles because they contain animal products.

  • true
  • false

What ingredient serves as a starch in a casserole?

  • green beans
  • rice
  • lettuce

What kind of canned meats can you use in a casserole?

  • canned tuna
  • canned chicken
  • both

True or false: Casseroles take hours to cook in the oven.

  • true
  • false
  • They actually take days.

In British English, a casserole is commonly called a _____.

  • bake
  • hot bowl
  • one-dish

True or false: Casseroles and cassoulets are the same thing.

  • true
  • false

True or false: Casseroles can go in the freezer.

  • true
  • false
  • Only if they contain no meat products.