Type
Crossword
Description

__ the countertops and make sure appliances are turned off clean
__ your hands and utensils after handling raw meat, poultry, or fish Wash
clean up any spills ___ immediately
do not ___ in the kitchen run
When using a _____, cut away from your body Knife
do not use metal in the ____ microwave
keep a ____ extinguisher nearby. fire
Keep pot ___ turned away from the front of the stove handles
use a _____ board when chopping ingredients chopping
keep flammable material such as dish towels and oven mitts ___ from the stove away
don't ____ the kitchen with something cooking on the stove leave
Be aware of hot ______ which can cause burns Steam
tie back long ____ and avoid wearing loose clothing to avoid catching on fire. Hair
You use this when peeling vegetables vegetable peeler
This appliance in mostly used during breakfast and browns your bread toaster
Use this pan for cooking meat or frying things skillet
When you need to cook in a hurry or have a large piece of meat, use this cooker Pressure cooker
what appliance did we use for milk shakes? blender
measuring ___ are used for small measures. Example, vanilla, salt Spoons
Use this utensil to drain things (spaghetti noodles, hamburger meat colander
Use this pan for cooking cupcakes muffin
this is the large knife chef
use a ___ to dip soup or punch into a cup or bowl ladle
this pan is perfect for cheesecake spring
use this instrument to put powdered sugar on funnel cakes sifter

Kitchen Safety Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Always clean up ____ or broken glass immediately Spills
Never ____ in a kitchen or food laboratory Run
Never light a ____ near a gas leak Match
Call the ____ ____ if there is a gas leak Gascompany
Do not leave anything ____ near a stove Flammable
Make sure to not wear ____ clothing near the stove Loose
Make sure to keep stove tops free of Grease
Use ____ to pick up hot pans Ovenmitts
Turn pot handles to the ____ to avoid getting bumped Back
Never let ____ near the stove unsupervised Children
Cut ____ from your body Away
Keep products in original Containers
Make sure to tie ____ back before cooking Hair
Always have a ____ ____ in your kitchen Fireextinguisher
Never stick a metal object in the Toaster
Always keep a copy of ____ numbers on the fridge Emergency
Never leave in the sink Knives
Before working in the kitchen, wash your Hands
____ ____ appliances as soon as you are done with them Turnoff
To clean up broken glass, use a ____ paper towel Damp

Common Kitchen Utensils Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

helps you accurately measure ingredients for recipes measuring cups and spoons
small kitchen tools utensils
used to scrape bowls and mix ingredients together silicone or rubber scrapers
sift and mix dry ingredients together sifter
cutting and chopping tools for food kitchen knives
serves as a base for your cutting work cutting boards
bowls with holes used to drain foods colander
helpful for lifting solid foods from liquids slotted spoons
holds slices of bread for toasting toaster
used to peel vegetables and fruit peelers
used to lift and turn foods such as pancakes wide spatulas
made of wire to allow foods to cool cooling racks
one-handled pots used for stove top cooking saucepans
used to shred and grate vegetables or cheese graters
small appliance use to mix, chop or blend such as milk shakes blender

Cooking Terms Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

The items you mix together to make a recipe. ingredients
The place you go to buy groceries. supermarket
To cook food from the top using high heat. broil
The sticks used to thread cubes of food when making kabobs. skewers
The room in your house where you prepare food. kitchen
The utensil used for flipping pancakes is called a pancake _______. turner
The directions you follow to cook something. recipe
To cover with an ingredient. coat
To remove excess liquid from an ingredient drain
One favorite way to eat this meat is as a chop. pork
_______ and water should be used to wash your hands in the kitchen. soap
To soak meat or a vegetable in a liquid before cooking. marinate
This cooking utensil is great for frying eggs sunny side up. skillet
What you use when you want to bake bread or a cake. oven
To lightly brush or spoon on a liquid coating to food during cooking. baste
To cook at a low temperature so a mixture barely bubbles. simmer
Use a meat _______ to tell if pork is properly cooked. thermometer
To fry in a small amount of fat. saute
To mix ingredients using a spoon. stir

Safety in the Kitchen Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Wipe these up immediately. spills
Do this as you go. Clean up
Chop foods on this cutting board
Handle knives and scissors carefully
Keep this part of a saucepan or skillet turned toward the back of the stove handle
Never keep this in a pan while cooking metal spoon
Always wash your hands
Pull this back before cooking hair
While working in the kitchen all cabinets and drawers should be closed
Be careful! Water and this do not mix! electricity
This needs to be done thoroughly to pork, poultry, and beef. cook
Avoid this type contamination. cross

Kitchen Equipment and Utensils Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

tool to remove the skin of vegetables and fruits peeler
keeps food in frozen forn freezer
tool shaped like scissors used for picking up food tongs
tool used to weigh ingredients scale
pot used for preparing large quantities of soup and boiling pasta stockpot
beats and blends foods together and incorporates air whisk
flattens dough rolling pin
cleans food from the side of the bowl rubberspatula
slice, minces, chops, cubes, and dices fruits, vegetables, and meats chefsknife
stirs foods and drains solids from liquids slottedspoon
o shred, slice, or grate food grater
pan used to bake delicate items such as cheesecake springform
to bake pies in piepan
to lift and turn food such as pancakes, hamburgers, and eggs turner
used to cut pizza as well as other foods pizzacutter
use to open cans can opener
to mash cooked foods, such as potatoes potatomasher
protects counters from hot pans, also used to cool foods on coolingrack
has a handle and lip; used to measure liquids Liquidmeasuringcup
used to measure dry ingredients, such as flour and sugar dry measuring cups
used to cut fat in with flour when making pastry or biscuits pastryblender
used for baking muffins, rolls, and cupcakes muffinpan
long-handled, low-sided pan; used to fry and saute skillet
reads the internal temperature of meat meat thermometer
used to mix food in mixingbowl
aids in pouring foods into small-mouthed containers funnel
used to separate particles to make light and fluffy sifter
to bake cookies, cream puffs, etc cookiesheets
used to serve soup, stew, and beverages ladle
used to measure small amounts of liquid or dry ingredients measuringspoons
a bowl with holes used to drain foods like pasta and vegetables colander
handheld item with mesh used to separate solids from liquids strainer

Cooking Equipment Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

HANDHELD, DRAINS FOOD STRAINER
FREESTANDING & DRAINS FOOD COLANDER
DRAINS SOLIDS FROM LIQUIDS SLOTTEDSPOON
TO SHRED,SLICE OR GRATE FOOD GRATER
TO CUT OPEN PACKAGES AND CUT HERBS KITCHENSHEARS
DEEP,HAS HANDLE AND CAN COOK A VARIETY OR FOODS SAUCE PAN
GRILLS MEAT, PANCAKES AND EGGS GRIDDLE
PEELS VARIOUS FRUITS AND VEGETABLES VEGETABLEPEELER
MULTIPURPOSE KNIFE PARINGKNIFE
TO BAKE COOKIES, CREAM PUFFS AND FREESTANDING BREADS ON COOKIE SHEET
TO BAKE MUFFINS OR CUPCAKES IN MUFFIN TIN
TO BAKE PIES IN PIE PAN
MIXES, CHOPS, GRATES, SLICES, PUREES' INGREDIENTS FOOD PROCESSOR
PAN USED TO BAKE A CHEESECAKE IN SPRINGFORM
LEVELS INGREDIENTS AFTER MEASURING LEVEL
USED TO SERVE SOUP, STEW AND BEVERAGES LADLE
HANDHELD TOOL USED TO WHIP EGG WHITES OR CREAM WHISK
USED TO TURN FOOD SUCH AS BACON TONGS
TO MASH COOKED FOODS, SUCH AS POTATOES POTATOMASHER
TO LIFT AND TURN PANCAKES, HAMBURGERS AND EGGS SPATULA
HAS A HANDLE AND POURING LIP, USED TO MEASURE LIQUIDS LIQUID MEASURING CUP
SCRAPES SIDES OF BOWL RUBBER SPATULA
PROTECTS COUNTERS FROM HOT PANS, ALSO USED TO COOL FOOD ON COOLING RACKS
DRAINS DISHES DISH DRAINER
AIDS IN POURING FOODS INTO SMALL MOUTHED CONTAINERS FUNNEL
USED TO CUT FAT IN WITH FLOUR WHEN MAKING PASTRY OR BISCUITS PASTRY BLENDER
READS THE INTERNAL TEMPERATURE OF MEAT MEAT THERMOMETER
USED TO MEASURE DRY INGREDIENTS...LIKE FLOUR OR SUGAR DRY MEASURING CUPS
POUND MEAT AND MAKE MORE TENDER MALLET
TO OPEN CANS CAN OPENER
USES ELECTRICITY TO MIX AND BEAT INGREDIENTS ELECTRIC MIXER
TO ROAST MEATS IN OVEN ROASTING RACK
USED TO CUT PIZZA AS WELL AS OTHER FOODS PIZZACUTTER
A 9 x 13 PAN USED TO BAKE CAKES, ROASTS AND CASSEROLES OBLONG
FOR LONG , SLOW COOKING OF STEW, SOUPS AND MEATS DUTCH OVEN
PAN USED TO BAKE BREAD, POUND CAKE, AND MEAT LOAF IN LOAF
USED TO SEPARATE PARTICLES TO MAKE LIGHT AND FLUFFY SIFTER
USED TO MIX FOOD IN, VARIOUS SIZES MIXING BOWLS

Kitchen Safety Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

You should always keep cupboard and oven doors _______ when not in use. closed
clean up spills _____________. immediately
Keep pot _______ turned in. handles
never use ________ equipment near water. electrical
do not use electrical equipment if the cords are _______. frayed
Store _________ products out of reach from children. hazardous
When selecting a knife, make sure you choose the _______ size. correct
make sure you wash ______ first utensils
you should use a ______ spoon to stir food cooking on the stove. wooden
always use __________ when handling hot objects. oven mitts
keep ________ materials away from heat sources flammable
make sure you wash your _______ before cooking hands
make sure you wash __________ before cutting whole melons thoroughly
food at the temperatures 16-60 degrees celsius are in the ____________. danger zone
if there is a grease fire you use _________ to put it out. baking soda
sharp objects and knives should be stored __________ to prevent cuts separately

Knife Skills Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Football-shaped pieces with seven equal sides Tournee
Pieces that hold the knifes handle on Rivet
Dice 1/4 X 1/4 X 1/4 Small
Back of the knife that is not sharp Spine
Dice 3/4 X 3/4 X 3/4 Large
Knife used for cutting curved surface of vegetables Tournee
Name of the hand that move food towards knife Guiding
When walking with a knife the point should be pointed... Down
The top 2 inches of the chef knife Tip
Spheres of fruits or vegetables cut with a small melon ball cutter Parisiennes
Cuts made to cylindrical vegetables or fruits in circles Rondelles
Knife use to cut meat off fish Fillet
Cut 1/4 X 1/4 X 2 inches Batonnet
Dice 1/2 X 1/2 X 1/2 Medium
Knife that saws bread, cake and pastries Serrated
To cut an item into small pieces where uniformity of size and shape is neither necessary Chop
Part of knife the last three fingers grip Handle
Peeling, coring, and trimming vegetables and fruit Paring
Part of the knife the thumb and index finger grip Heel
Knife for separating raw meat from the bone Boning
Knife used to cut large pieces of raw meat Slicer
Knife for light cutting, slicing, and chopping Utility
Part of the knife that is sharp Edge
Cut used to slice leaves and herbs Chiffonade
Cut 1/8 x 1/8 x 2 inches Julienne
All-purpose knife especially for chopping, slicing, and mincing. Chef
Cut 1/8 X 1/8 X 1/8 Brunoise
When you cut food at a 45 degree angel to get these cuts Diagonals
To cut into very small pieces like when chopping garlic Mince

Food & Safety Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A cup marked in graded amounts, used for measuring liquid ingredients in cooking. Measuring Cups
Keeping work areas free from dirt or bacteria. Sanitation
This is a type of bacteria found in contaminated water. E-coli
This is a safe and quick way for thawing frozen food. microwave
This is used to check the temperature of meat to make sure it is all the way cooked. Meat Thermometer
Use these to take out hot cookware from the oven. Oven Mitts
Foods that can become unsafe or spoil easily if not refrigerated or frozen. Perishable
Home canning that is incorrectly processed Botulism
Is a another name for a frying pan. Skillet
Found in milk and dairy products, and becomes contaminated when humans do not wash hands. Shigellosis
When food is left at room temperature for too long, usually with meats and mayo salads. Staphyloccocal
This tool is usually made of narrow metal strips or wires attached to a handle Pastery Blender
Tiny living creatures visible only through a microscope. Micro Organisms
The process by which bacteria are unintentionally transferred from one substance to another. Cross Contamination
Keeping yourself clean. Personal Hygiene
Cooking food at a safe internal temp. Thorough Cooking
Found in soft cheese, hot dogs and deli meat. Listeriosis
This a durable board on which to place material for cutting. Cutting Board
Used for cutting bread. Serrated Knife
Used to get vegetables out of a heated pot. Slotted Spoon

Kitchen Safety Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

do not use food from cans that are leaking, bulged or _______________ damaged
Extinguish a grease _______ with baking soda. fire
Make sure matchse are out by running water over them before you ______ them away throw
A safety hazard that is cause by hot objects are _______ burns
____________ occur when something is on the floor that shouldn't be falls
When handling hot pans, be sure to use ___________ holders and not damp dish towels or wash cloths pot
Handle all ___________ equipment with dry hands electrical
When tasting food, never pu the tasting ________- back into the food spoon
____________ objects and knives should be stored seperately to prevent cuts. sharp
Cutting boards need to be scrubbed thoroughly with a cleanser containing _____________. Chlorine
Keep _____ foods above 140 degrees until serving time. hot
You should ________ all accidents that happen in the class to the teacher. report
Always wash _____________ before cooking and if you touch something with germs. hands
Do not buy food in ________ jars or jars with bulging lids plastic
Tilt ______ of pots and pans towards you so that steam will not burn your hands or face lids
Proper first-aid for severe bleeding is _______ pressure. direct
_____________ knives are dangerous because they require more pressure to cut foods. Dull
Keep these cold and do not buy cracked or soiled ones. ______ eggs
Always use a cutting ___________ to cut your foods on while cooking. board
The type of burn where the skin is red and blisters form is called a ___________ degree burn. second
One of three rules to remember about keeping food safe it to keep it _______. Clean
Fo an electrial fire, use a _____________ fire extinguisher. Chemical
You should do this immediately when food is spilledo nthe floor. _______ up wipe
Always ________ matches away from you and hold them upright so the flame burns more slowly. strike
An ounce of _______ is worth a pound of cure prevention
This may happen to an electrical circuit if too many applliances are used at the same time. overload
A type of safety hazard that is cause by share objects is ____________ cuts
One way to keep food safe is to keep _______ foods _______. (same word) cold
Learn to cut ________ from you when cutting food or peeling vegetables. away