Quiz: Can You Pass a Basic Cooking Test?
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Can You Pass a Basic Cooking Test?
By: Heather Cahill
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About This Quiz

Beginner cooks and masters alike, this is the quiz for you! When starting anything new, it's important to know the basics. Cooking is no different, as learning the ropes can help you improve in the long run. What was the first thing that you learned when you started to cook?

Can you name the ingredients that are used when making brown gravy? Do you know which part of the avocado gets removed? Do you know which ingredient doesn't get doubled when doubling a recipe? Do you know what you can substitute for butter while cooking? The basics involve knowing about the food that you're cooking with!

Do you know what you would use to make a smoothie? Do you know how you can get the juice from a lemon easier? Can you name the different grades of meat that are available? Can you name any basic cutting techniques? There are so many techniques and tricks that can be used to make even basic cooking a little easier.

Beginners, intermediates and experts, this quiz will test your knowledge no matter how experienced you are at cooking. If you think you can handle the heat in the kitchen, take the quiz to see how much you truly know!

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