National Garlic Day Quiz

Today we pay homage to one of the best cooking ingredients – Garlic! This flavoursome herb is so revered that all around the world, people are celebrating National Garlic Day. We love this healthy herb so much that we’re giving away not one, not two, but three USD 100 Amazon Gift Vouchers! 

The winners will be announced on May 04 across all Karma Group and Karma Concierge social media channels.


    1. As indicated in the quiz title, garlic was once labeled the "poor man's teriac" (teriac being the Greek word for 'cure-all'). This was because of the many medicinal values of garlic, and the fact that even poor people had access to it. Which of these is garlic NOT good for?

    2. What is the Latin name for cultivated garlic?

    3. It may be beneficial for roses to have garlic planted next to them.

    4. Dreaming about garlic is interpreted as an omen of what?

    5. In medieval Germany it was recommended that you add a bulb of garlic to your wine, if you were afraid that someone might have poisoned it. Why was this, precisely?

    6. Imam Bayildi, "the imam fainted", is a dish made from eggplant stuffed with onions, tomatoes and garlic, simmered in olive oil. Where does this delicious dish originate from?

    7. One green herb has been popularly reported to negate "garlic breath", and so you will often find it in recipes that are heavy on garlic. Examples include garlic bread, Imam Bayildi and pistou sauce. Which herb is this?

    8. In Scandinavia, it was common to place garlic in a baby's crib to keep away vampires.

    9. An old saying goes that when _______ walked out of the Garden of Eden, onions grew in his right footprints and garlic in the left. What name is missing here?

    10. What does garlic grow in?

    11. What region is garlic native to?

    12. What country is the largest producer of garlic?

    13. Garlic has a characteristic pungent, spicy flavor that mellows and sweetens considerably with cooking.

    14. How much dried powdered garlic is equal to one fresh clove?

    15. What is garlic claimed to help?

    16. Garlic is not alleged to help regulate blood sugar levels.

    17. Not only are garlic cloves protected by a layer of skin but a whole head of garlic is also protected by various layers of skin.

    18. Garlic is said to reduce:

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    1. We genuinely look forward to your quizzes week after week. Thank you so much for this quiz. Garlic is undoubtedly a superfood ingredient. We incorporate it in our food DAILY. Peeled garlic pod dipped in lemon/ vinegar is our one suggestion for Karma members. Please keep it in your lunch plate. Thank you!

      1. Great quiz on garlic learnt s lot, this vegitable is very good to reduce blood pressure and cholesterol, always keep it in your diet.

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