The Weird Hybrid Food Name Game

We’ve all heard of the ubiquitous cronut by now, but how about a gooducken or muffinut?

Here’s a challenge to our foodie followers. Let’s to see how good you are with the latest food fad, hybridization. You know a cronut is a cronut (croissant-donut hybrid, for those who haven’t had the pleasure—although if that’s the case, we’re not sure how you’re getting internet in the cave that you must be living in). But what about these lesser-known hybrids? Can you pick the “real” name? There’s a key at the bottom, but no cheating!

1) Brownie + Cookie

a) Crownie

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b) Brookie

2) Duck-And-Chicken-Stuffed Goose

a) The quack

b) Gooducken

3) Biryani + Pizza

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a) Birizza

b) Biryizza

4) Grape + Apple

a) Ape

b) Grapple

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5) S’more + Oreo

a) Sm’oreo

b) S’moreo

6) Tart + Brownie

a) Bart

b) Townie

7) Donut + Muffin

a) Duffin

b) Muffinut

8) Potato & Taco Salad

a) Tacato Salad

b) Pataco Salad

9) Banana Pudding Cannoli

a) Bannoli

b) Punana-oli


Key: 1-a; 2-b; 3-a; 4-b; 5-b; 6-b; 7-a; 8-b; 9-a

But if you’d prefer to just stick to the tried and true Cronut, we’ve taken the liberty of finding the best in Westchester. Enjoy!

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