Street Smarts: In a Pickle

We at EatStreet believe that our users have a healthy amount of common sense: ordering delivery or takeout online is easy, fast, and affordable. You eat smart. But let’s put our money where our mouth is. Or rather, we’ll put our money where your mouth is…Answer every one of our bi-weekly food trivia questions correctly and you could win $25 of free food on EatStreet.


Next week is International Pickle Week. In preparation, here are some delightfully tangy and pleasantly crisp questions about pickles.

Question 1: From what Dutch word is the English word “pickle” derived? 

Question 2: According to the USDA, about how many pounds of pickles does the average American eat per year? 

Question 3: What famous Egyptian leader believed that eating pickles helped her stay beautiful?

Question 4: What two US states produce the most pickles? 

Question 5: In what Shakespeare play was the phrase “in a pickle” first used?v

Submit your answers using the form below by Sunday, May 18 to be eligible to win.


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