Develop and Update Food and Beverage Knowledge Question Answer 1. Define the terms 'halal' and 'kosher' Halal- Halal is a Quranic term, which means allowed or lawful. Kosher-This is a specific way that a Jewish person would kill and prepare there meat for meals Marks 5 2. What foods are forbidden in the Jewish culture? Pigs are of the list so that means that bacon pork or ham and any other meat made from a pig are not allowed in the Jewish faith.

hawks, eagles dolphins, whales and squids are not kosher so that means there of the list. Marks 5 3. What foods can be eaten by Muslims and do they need to be prepared in a specific way? Muslims an eat dairy products, oils and egg they can also eat most meats but It must be killed and prepared a specific way to be acceptable for them to eat. Marks 5 4. What is a 'food allergy' and list 4 common food allergies? - hint this web site will assist you web A food allergy is an immune system response to a food that the body mistakenly believes is harmful. Once the immune system decides that a particular food is harmful, it creates specific antibodies to it.

Which affect the body Such common allergies are-Milk allergy -Egg allergy -Fish allergy -Wheat allergy Marks 5 5. What type of food and food products must be avoided by customers suffering from lactose intolerance? Hint - this maybe a useful site web The types of foods that a person suffering from lactose intolerance can NOT eat are all types of dairy products. This means that foods like Milk of all types are out also butter, creams sour and full, yoghurt low fat and full, chocolate, custards and some biscuits and cakes cannot be eaten because dairy products is used in the making of them. Marks 5 6. Lactose intolerance is caused by the body's inability to break down the sugar lactose, due to a lack of the enzyme lactase " If you have a client with 'Lactose Intolerance ' what menu items should they avoid? They should all avoid all the foods that have any type of dairy product on them or in them. Things like Cakes, chocolate, some pasta sauces and cappuccinos or any white tea or coffee Marks 5 7.

Many Australian are prone to the side effects of MSG, and avoid certain types of foods or cuisine's. What is MSG? List 4 cuisines that may contain MSG in there food? Name 4 food products or menu items that may have MSG? MSG is a flavour enhancer, which has been used effectively for nearly a century to bring out the best flavour of foods. Its principal component is an amino acid called glutamic acid or glutamate. Some cuisines use MSG a lot such as-Chinese-Japanese-Korean-Vietnamese Foods that my Have MSG in them are-Tinned soups-Seasoning cubes-Chicken 2 minute noodles Marks 8 8. A prospective restaurant client contacts you to advise you that they have 'anaphylactic reactions ' What type of menu items should they avoid? What are some of the symptoms of the type of reactions? The type of menu items that he should avoid are Peanuts, tree nuts (walnuts, cashews, etc.

), shellfish, fish, milk, and eggs. You can get symptoms from 2 minutes from eating the food tor up to 2 hours after the consumption of the meal and some of the symptoms include tingling sensation, itching, metallic taste in the mouth, hives, a sensation of warmth, asthma symptoms, swelling of the mouth and throat area, difficulty breathing, vomiting, diarrhoea, cramps, a drop in blood pressure, and loss of consciousness. Marks 5 9. Name two (2) cultures or groups that forbid the consumption of wine The Mormon faith doesn't permit the drinking of wine because it is against the tenets of their beliefs. The Islamic faith also does not permit the consumption of wine because the faith does not permit the act. Marks 2 10.

Define the term 'Vegetarian', and list the 3 types of 'Vegetarians' A vegetarian is a person that doesn't eat animal flesh. Three types of vegetarians are Vegan- A person that does not eat Animals or animal products -Eggs, milk, cheese, beef, chicken ect. Vegetarian-A person who does not eat meat but will eat animal product but they will eat fish White meat vegetarian-A person that will eat White meat and only white meat this mans that they will eat Chicken, duck, turkey, and most types of fish but will not eat red meats like beef, lamb ect Marks 5 Total 50.