Type
Crossword
Description

Bacon and... eggs
To mix ingredients Combine
L stands for Litre
How many glasses of water do you need a day Eight
In the "eat most" area of the food pyramid is Vegetables
Something you cook on a birthday Cake
Tea or Coffee
Salt and Pepper
You need to ____ the pasta before you eat it Boil
Chinese fried Rice
An old wise tail suggest that ___ part of bread gives you Curley hair Crust
Yellow part of an egg Yolk
Calcium gives you strong Bones
Freezing water makes Ice
Fork, knife and Spoon
The ° on top of a number represents Degrees
A meal you have on Sunday Roast
1/3 is a Third
Freshly squeezed orange Juice
Popular Australian spread Vegemite
Breakfast food Cereal
Something you put on the BBQ Sausages
Hot chocolate with Marshmallows
Appliance in the kitchen used to cook bread Toaster

culinary crossword puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

White part of an egg, which consists of protein and water albumen
Any alternative used to replace butter in a recipe. Examples include margarine, olive oils, and soy-based oils. butter substitute
Small, open-faced cold sandwich that is a type of hors d'oeuvre. They usually are made from bread or toast cutouts, English muffins, crackers, melba toasts, and tiny unsweetened pastry shells. canapé
Membranes that hold an egg yolk in place chalazae
Butter that is created when the chef or manufacturer heats butter and then removes milk solids and water. clarified butter
Sandwich consisting of two slices of bread or two halves of a roll, a spread, and a filling. cold sandwich
Three slices of toasted bread spread with mayonnaise and filled with an assortment of sliced chicken and/or turkey, ham, bacon, cheese, lettuce, and tomato. club sandwich
Very thin pancake-type item with a high egg content. The result is a delicate, unleavened griddlecake. crêpe
Sliced bread (preferably day old) dipped in an egg-and-milk mixture and cooked on a lightly oiled griddle or flat pan. French toast
Egg that has been fried in cooking fat at 145°F for at least 15 seconds. If it is going to be held for a few minutes, it should be cooked at 155°F. The yolk should be cooked to whatever doneness the customer requests. fried egg
Flat omelet that may be made in individual portions or in larger quantities. frittatas
Tea in which the leaves are not fermented. green tea
Another type of hot sandwich in which the outside of the bread is buttered and browned on the griddle or in a hot oven grilled sandwich
Product made by simmering, and then shocking, eggs. hard-cooked egg
Potatoes prepared by steaming or simmering them in lightly salted water and then peeling, chilling, and shredding. Shredded potatoes are cooked on a lightly oiled griddle on medium heat to a light golden brown on both sides. hashed brown potatoes
Raw potatoes that have been peeled and then sliced, diced, or shredded and then cooked on a well-oiled griddle or pan-fried until golden brown and cooked though. home fries
Process in which milk is strained through very fine holes to break down fat and then blended into one fluid. homogenization
Hot or cold bite-sized finger food that is served before a meal. hors d'oeuvre
Popular breakfast drink made from cocoa powder or shaved chocolate and sugar stirred into heated milk or water. hot cocoa
To combine with, treat with, or expose to the action of hydrogen. hydrogenate

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

Culinary arts safety rules Crossword

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

Cooking methods Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

To cook food in large amount of hot oil. Deep Fry
Small pieces of food cooked in a little hot oil. Sauteing
Cooking under the oven grill or on BBQ Grilling
Cooking food in deep boiling liquid (not oil). Boiling
Cooking uncovered below boiling point in liquid (not oil). Simmering
Cooking food in a little liquid with lid on and at a simmer Stew
Food placed in a covered pan above boiling water Steaming
Browning food in fat then cooked with liquid in covered pan. Braising
Flaming food after frying. Flambeing
Frying in a little oil in frying pan PanFrying
Cooking meat in oven in small amount of liquid Roasting
Cooking wet ingredients in oven to rise. Baking

The Incredible, Edible Egg Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Another name for the yellow part of the egg Yolk
An example of a food that uses eggs as a binder MeatLoaf
Caused when the egg yolk proteins surround tiny globules of oil and keep them from separating Emulsion
Pie crust filled with beaten eggs and other ingredients then baked Quiche
Formed when air is beaten into egg whites Foam
Egg foam to which sugar is added Meringue
Another name for the white of the egg Albumen
The cord or rope that helps center the yolk in the white of the egg Chalaza
This determines the color of the egg shell ChickenBreed
This process allows the grader to see inside of the egg Candling
Caused when an egg is overcooked or cooked at too high of a tempurature DarkGreenRing
An example of a food that uses eggs as a thickener Custard
An example of a food that uses eggs as a binder MeatLoaf
These eggs are cooked in simmering liquid Poached
These Eggs are baked in the oven Shirred
These eggs are beaten with a little milk then cooked over low heat, in fat and stirred Scrambled
Eggs added to breadlike dough Brioche
Eggs beaten and fruits or veggies added then baked in oven Souffle

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

Cooking Terms Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Describing the degree of doneness for pastas and other foods where there is a firm center. Not overdone or too soft. Al Dente
To spoon, brush or pour fat, drippings or liquid continually over a baking or roasting food (usually poultry) in order to promote a moist finished product, to add flavor, and to glaze it. Baste
An uncooked mixture usually containing milk, flour, and eggs. It can be thick enough to be poured or spooned (as with muffins), or thin, to coat foods before being fried in oil. Batter
To stir vigorously in a circular motion. Beat
To briefly submerge food into boiling water and then into an ice bath to halt further cooking. It is a technique used to soften and bring out the chlorophyll in green vegetables. Blanch
A mixture of two or more flavors to produce its own unique character, and quality. Blend
To heat a liquid to the point of breaking bubbles on the surface or to cook submerged in a boiling liquid. Boil
A method of cooking, in which the heat source is above or below the food Broil
A small cut also referred to as a quick, heavy blows of a cleaver or knife when preparing foods. Chop
To cook by dry heat, usually in the oven. Bake
To soften a fat, especially butter, by beating it at room temperature. Butter and sugar are often creamed together, making a smooth, soft paste. CREAM
To cut food in small cubes of uniform size and shape. DICE
To incorporate a delicate substance, such as whipped cream or beaten egg whites, into another substance without releasing air bubbles FOLD
To cook in hot fat. FRY
To rub on a grater that separates the food in various sizes of bits or shreds. GRATE
To cut vegetables, fruits, or cheeses into thin strips. JULIENNE
To work and press dough with the palms of the hands or mechanically, to develop the gluten in the flour. KNEAD
To cut or chop food into extremely small pieces. MINCE
To combine ingredients usually by stirring. MIX
To remove the outermost skin of a fruit or vegetable. PARE
A pinch is the trifling amount you can hold between your thumb and forefinger. PINCH
To remove pits from fruits. PIT
To boil down to reduce the volume. REDUCE
To cook by dry heat in an oven. ROAST
To cook and/or brown food in a small amount of hot fat. SAUTE
To cut narrow grooves or gashes partway through the outer surface of food. SCORE
To brown very quickly by intense heat. This method increases shrinkage but develops flavor and improves appearance. SEAR
To cook slowly in liquid over low heat at a temperature of about 180°. The surface of the liquid should be barely moving, broken from time to time by slowly rising bubbles. SIMMER
To cook in steam in a pressure cooker, deep well cooker, double boiler, or a steamer made by fitting a rack in a kettle with a tight cover. STEAM
To beat rapidly to incorporate air and produce expansion, as in heavy cream or egg whites. WHIP

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 methods Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

___ cooking that uses both dry and moist cooking techniques combination
To use metal and the radiation of hot air, oil or fat to transfer heat is a ___ cooking technique dry
When the proteins in food change from a liquid or semi-liquid state to a drier solid state. coagulation
moisture that escapes into the air evaporation
Cooking technique that uses liquid instead of oil for heat energy needed to cook food moist
The process of cooking sugar to high temperatures carmelization
To coat food with flour or finely ground crumbs dredging
To cook food directly under a primary heat source. Broiling
Foods that are cooked completely submerged in heated fat deep-fried
To quickly brown food at the start of the cooking process sear
Cooking that takes place after you remove food from heat source carryover
A coating made of eggs and crumbs breading
To partially Cook food blanching
A combination cooking technique with food items cut into small pieces stew
To cook food in liquid between 150-185 degrees poach
To cook food in liquid that is heated between 185-200 degrees F. simmer
To cook foods in a closed environment using vapors steam
A long slow cooking process that makes tough cuts of meat more tender braising
To loosen pan drippings with a small amount of liquid deglaze

Food and Nutrition Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

Worst kind of fat Transfat
How many glasses of water should a person drink daily? Eight
Type of sugar Glucose
Best kind of bread to eat Wholegrain
A food that comes in a shell and is high in protein Eggs
A substance usually used as a sweetener in food Sugar
Where most of our energy comes from Carbohydrates
A kind of protein that contains all of the essential amino acids Complete
A kind of protein that is lacking in all the amino acids Incomplete
This fruit is made up of 92% water Watermelon
Something men need more than women Calories
Another word for fat Lipid
A seafood that is high in protein Fish
We get this from cows Milk
Best kind of fat that can be found in avocado Unsaturated
A yellow spread that contains trans fat Butter
The amount of amino acids a person needs to consume Eleven
Where we get most of our water Underground
A red fruit that is not a good source of carbs Strawberry
Comes from animals and contains saturated fat Meat