The Most Popular Recipe in Every State, According to Google
You’re a mac and cheese diehard, but your old college roommate from Maryland is obsessed with crab dip. It turns out, where you live could inform your favorite food, according to our friends at Google Trends. Presenting the most popular recipe in every U.S. state, plus D.C. and Puerto Rico.
Alabama: Broccoli Salad
Yes, there’s broccoli, but there’s also bacon and cheddar cheese.
Delaware: Baked Salmon
Whoa, so healthy.
Yes, you can make it at home.
Hawaii: Shoyu Chicken
This sweet-and-salty boiled preparation is a local specialty.
Kentucky: Vegetable Soup
One thousand times better than what you get in a can.
Maine: Apple Pie
Now that’s what we’re talking about.
Peanut butter > ketchup. (If you know, you know.)
Nevada: Chicken Adobo
Coconut milk isn’t mandatory but highly recommended.
New Hampshire: Apple Crisp
Admit it: You just felt a little nostalgic.
New Mexico: Pozole
Find hominy in the canned goods aisle of the grocery store.
Farm-fresh, if possible.
Tennessee: Hash Brown Casserole
Now is not the time to mess around.
All that maple syrup isn’t going to eat itself.
Virginia: Salmon Cake
Do as the Virginians do: sprinkle on the Old Bay and lemon juice.
Puerto Rico: Receta de Tembleque
This light-as-air coconut pudding is a must-try.