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Jewish Soups Quiz

How well do you know your soups?



Question 1. Which of these soups originates in Eastern Europe, and is a deep purple color?
 Cholent
 Addes
 Borsht
 Chicken Soup

 

Question 2. According to the Torah, Esau sold his birthright to Jacob for what kind of soup or stew?
 Schav
 Matzah Ball Soup
 Cholent
 Lentil Stew

 

Question 3. Matzah Balls are often described as either
 sinkers or floaters
 sweet or sour
 cold or mushy
 sacred or profane

 

Question 4. Which of the following Bible characters performed a miracle involving poisonous stew
 The angel Gabriel
 Elisha
 Joshua
 Esther

 

Question 5. Matzah Ball Soup is traditionally served at
 The Passover Seder
 The Tu Bishvat Seder
 The Purim Seudah
 The Yom Kippur Breakfast