CAROLYN'S COMPOSITIONS

February 26, 2012

Herb & Spice Fill-in-the-Blank Quiz


CAROLYN’S COMPOSITIONS

HERB and SPICE FILL-IN-THE-BLANK QUIZ

 Another quiz on herbs and spices. (To take the previous quiz click on ‘Find the Herb & Spice’ Quiz )

The answers to this quiz are posted at the end of the following post: Recipe For a Wedding Potpourri (click on https://carolyncholland.wordpress.com/2012/01/26/recipe-for-a-wedding-potpourri/

  1. _______________ is the most expensive spice in America’s grocery shelf. It retails for over $2,500.00 per pound.
  2. When Adam left the Garden of Eden _______________ sprang up where his left food landed, and _______________ sprang up from where his right food landed.
  3. Plant _______________and the seed must visit the devil nine times, returning each time, before it can sprout.
  4. _______________ is the oldest recorded spice, being found written in the Assyrian tablets.
  5. The name _______________ is French and means dragon.
  6. If you want to tell someone that they have hidden talents, give them _______________.
  7. _______________ symbolizes eternal sleep and oblivion, and for he Greeks, imagination and dreaminess.
  8. The Chinese have a famous tale of this mighty seed: _______________
  9. These were called meetin’ seeds because people used to take their seed-heads to church to stave off hunger pangs during the long puritan church services.
  10.   _______________ and _______________ were so valuable that men unloading ships in the harbor were not allowed to do so while dressed, for fear that they would steal a small piece. The penalty for this theft was death.
  11.   _______________ and _______________ come from the same plant.
  12.   If you want to know who your daughter will marry, cut this in half, send her to bed by midnight with _______________ under her pillow. If the fates are kind to her, she will have sweet dreams of her future husband.

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ADDITIONAL READING:

THE SNITTY CAT LIKES PUMPKIN PIE?

BORING FOOD Lent Devotion #37

IS THIS “CHEERS?”

THE AMAZING BEAVER

THE YOUGHIOGHENY RIVER CRAWL

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