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Biscuit Quiz

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Biscuit Quiz I

  1. Which biscuits similar to Eccles cakes, consists of currants squashed and baked between two thin oblongs of biscuits?
  2. Do Mcvities Ginger Nuts contain nuts?
  3. Which biscuit, first produced by Elkes Biscuits of Uttoxeter in 1924, are often designed with a cow and a calf on them?
  4. Which biscuits were developed in the 17th century in Yorkshire for the upper classes as a light snack between full-course meals?
  5. Which famous biscuit gets its name from a former European dynasty?
  6. Which well-known biscuit manufacturer was founded in a terrace house in Whitaker Street, Batley in West Yorkshire in 1853 and is now known for its Rocky bar and Crunch Creams?
  7. Which biscuit would you be eating if the wrapper said: "You've got to grin to get it in"?

  8. Which biscuits produced originally by Burton's Foods for over 50 year were named after a character from The Beano comics?
  9. Which traditional biscuit is usually made from one part white sugar, two parts butter, and three parts plain wheat flour?
  10. Which biscuit was invented by American chefs Ruth Wakefield and Sue Brides in 1938?
  11. From the mid 1970s to the 1990s which company used the advertising slogan "If you like a lot of chocolate on your biscuit, join our Club"?
  12. Which biscuit, an American sandwich cookie consisting of two wafers with a creme filling, is the best selling cookie brand in America?
  13. The packaging of which biscuit has displayed the slogan 'one may lead to another'?
  14. Which Scottish company manufactures the milk chocolate coated caramel wafer biscuit?
  15. In which year did McVitie's launched Hobnobs: 1925, 1955 or 1985?
  16. Which Lyons' biscuit consisting of a circular base of biscuit, topped with a mint flavouring and covered with a layer of milk chocolate, comes in a shiny green foil wrapper?
  17. Which biscuit consists of a Genoise sponge base, a layer of orange flavoured jam and a coating of chocolate?
  18. Which biscuit featured in a 1929 advert for Huntley & Palmers Biscuits using the phrase "Delightful as the town after which they are named"?
  19. Which biscuit was created by the London bakery Peek Freans in 1874 to commemorate the marriage of the Grand Duchess of Russia to the Duke of Edinburgh?
  20. Australia's Tim Tam brand of chocolate biscuit was inspired by which British biscuit?


  1. Garibaldi biscuit
  2. No, they do not.
  3. Malted milk
  4. Rich tea
  5. Bourbon
  6. Fox's Biscuits
  7. Wagon Wheels
  8. Jammie Dodgers (after Roger the Dodger)
  9. Shortbread
  10. Chocolate chip cookie
  11. Jacob's
  12. Oreo
  13. Cadbury fingers

  14. Tunnock's
  15. 1985
  16. Viscount
  17. Jaffa cakes
  18. Nice biscuits
  19. Marie biscuit (after the Grand Duchess Maria Alexandrovna of Russia)
  20. Penguins