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Cheese

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Italian pizzas come decked out in mozzarella, a very soft buffalo or cow's milk cheese, or provolone, a mild cheese that tastes like Monterey Jack. If you want to make a pizza yourself, go to your local grocery store and pick up a bag of shredded "Italian Cheese," which is a mix of Mozzarella, Provolone, Asiago and Romano cheeses.

  1. 1. How many cheeses are in an "Italian Cheese" mix?
    1. a. 3
    2. b. 4
    3. c. 5
  2. 2. What kind of milk is used to make mozzarella?
    1. a. Sheet
    2. b. Goat
    3. c. Buffalo or cow
  3. 3. What kind of cheese do Italian pizzas use?
    1. a. Cheddar
    2. b. Mozzarella
    3. c. Monterey Jack