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** UsefulNotes/GeorgeWashington had a fondness for ice cream, having spent 200 dollars on the stuff over the course of the summer of 1790 alone (in modern times, that would be approximately ''5,000 dollars''. Note that ice cream, particularly in the summer, was considerably more expensive in the days before mechanical refrigeration.) He also adored green peas - in fact, a failed British plot to assassinate him involved poisoning a plate, but Washington was warned by his housekeeper in time.
** UsefulNotes/ThomasJefferson loved macaroni (with and without cheese), and served it to his guests often. He is probably responsible for macaroni & cheese in its original modern American form (baked, with a cheddar-based cheese sauce and topped with crunchy breadcrumbs and more cheese), and frequently moaned about how there wasn't really an adequate skill base for macaroni making in America (the stuff had to be imported from Italy). As a gourmet, he was also so obsessed with wine that he ended up with serious financial problems from importing European wine.

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** UsefulNotes/GeorgeWashington had a fondness for ice cream, having spent 200 dollars on the stuff over the course of the summer of 1790 alone (in modern times, that would be approximately ''5,000 dollars''. Note that ice cream, particularly in the summer, was considerably more expensive in the days before mechanical refrigeration.) He also adored green peas - in fact, a failed British plot to assassinate him involved poisoning a plate, but Washington was warned by his housekeeper in time.
time. He was also known to buy entire barrels of nuts for snacking.
** UsefulNotes/ThomasJefferson loved macaroni (with and without cheese), and served it to his guests often. He is probably responsible for macaroni & cheese in its original modern American form (baked, with a cheddar-based cheese sauce and topped with crunchy breadcrumbs and more cheese), and frequently moaned about how there wasn't really an adequate skill base for macaroni making in America (the stuff had to be imported from Italy). As a gourmet, he was also so obsessed with wine that he ended up with serious financial problems from importing European wine. His efforts to turn Monticello into a winery failed.



** UsefulNotes/UlyssesSGrant was famous for eating pickles for breakfast. His favorite desert was [[http://www.foodtimeline.org/presidents.html#grant rice pudding]] and he ordered it whenever possible.

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** UsefulNotes/UlyssesSGrant was famous for eating pickles for breakfast. His favorite desert dessert was [[http://www.foodtimeline.org/presidents.html#grant rice pudding]] and he ordered it whenever possible.



** UsefulNotes/DwightDEisenhower enjoyed grilling outdoors on the White House roof and often put a pot of his own beef stew on the stove to simmer in the kitchen.



** UsefulNotes/LyndonJohnson loved chicken-fried steak.

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** UsefulNotes/LyndonJohnson loved chicken-fried steak.steak, barbecue, and chili; his preferred recipe, Pedernales River Chili, was sent out on recipe cards by Lady Bird.



** UsefulNotes/JoeBiden is extremely fond of ice cream, to the point of it becoming a MemeticMutation. Pictures of Biden eating ice cream cones have achieved such status ever since his days of Vice-President, and he posted a picture of a pint of ice cream as his "prep" for his first debate of the 2020 general election. His favorite flavor, according to an interview, is chocolate chip.

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** UsefulNotes/JoeBiden is extremely fond of ice cream, to the point of it becoming a MemeticMutation. Pictures of Biden eating ice cream cones have achieved such status ever since his days of Vice-President, and he posted a picture of a pint of ice cream as his "prep" for his first debate of the 2020 general election. His favorite flavor, according to an interview, is chocolate chip. He's also a longtime lover of classic Italian-American "red sauce" dishes and is known among many Wilmington restaurants as a regular.


** Leopards are known to be very fond of dog, although other sources say impala (a type of gazelle) is their favorite. They've even been known to leap a fence, [[AdultFear grab a dog right out of its yard, then leap back over the fence and disappear into the savanna.]]

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** Leopards are known to be very fond of dog, although other sources say impala (a type of gazelle) is their favorite. They've even been known to leap a fence, [[AdultFear grab a dog right out of its yard, then leap back over the fence and disappear into the savanna.]] Enhancing the AdultFear is the fact that if leopards can't get dogs, they'll go for their second favourite: [[EatsBabies Human babies]].
* Vultures and carrion. Vultures are an essential part of the animal kingdom because they basically serve as waste disposal. Unfortunately, farmers in African countries are using the pain killer diclofenac in food for their cattle. Consequently when cattle die and are consumed by vultures, the vultures suffer kidney failure and eventually death from ingesting the chemical. This is causing the amount of rotting animal carcasses in African countries to increase and the stench is driving the leopards into the inner cities, putting dogs (and babies) more at risk!

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* Caucasian girls and women are associated with pumpkin spice lattes...and vapidness.


*** Working class Brits are famous for their love of take-out curry and other Indian fare.

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*** Working class Working-class Brits are famous for their love of take-out curry and other Indian fare.fare, with their most popular choices being the [[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Balti_(food) Balti]] -- which is especially popular in Birmingham, to the point where there exists a "Balti Triangle" of restaurants specialising in the dish -- and the Anglo-Indian [[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chicken_tikka_masala Chicken Tikka Masala.]] Most often, they're served with sides such as rice[[note]]Typically Basmati or Pilau.[[/note]], poppadoms, and naan bread.

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* During the 2010 world cup, Walkers Crisps released a series of flavours based on trademark foods from each country. A few examples-
** England Roast Beef & Yorkshire Pudding
** France- Garlic Baguette
** Germany Bratwurst Sausage
** Spain Chicken Paella
** Italy Spaghetti Bolognaise
** The US Cheese Burger
** Argentina Flame Grilled Steak
** Japan Teriyaki Chicken
* [[StrawCharacter Anti-environmentalist strawmen]]: Spotted owls, or any other endangered species.
** Meanwhile, straw environmentalists are usually eating either [[GranolaGirl granola]] or something composed of tofu.
* Like fish? Enjoy your kittens... [[http://www.peta.org/sea_kittens/ sea kittens]], that is!
* WebOriginal/LOLCats and "cheezburgers"
** [=LOLdogs=] and hot dogs
* At least LeeroyJenkins has chicken.
* MemeticMutation says the ''entire'' community at www.Website/{{fark}}.com loves bacon. Then again, ThereAreTwoKindsOfPeopleInTheWorld: those that would kill for bacon, and those that can't eat it for religious or dietary reasons.
* Not quite real life because it's more of general stereotypes, but stoners frequently eat pizza (specifically Domino's), and college students favor Taco Bell. These came from somewhat possible origins, Domino's delivers and Taco Bell is some of the cheapest food available.
** Tabletop gamers, similarly, have Cheetos, Mountain Dew, and Twinkies.
*** The Mountain Dew has a logical reason: it provides caffeine without the time and equipment needed to make coffee.
*** Energy drinks such as Red Bull, V and Jolt Cola also count.
** A stoner's favorite food is whatever's handy.
** Although any liquid can help the throat of a stoner after smoking pot, Arizona Iced Tea usually gets referenced more often compared to other drinks.
** A stereotypical example of a "stoner's favourite food" are funyuns. Expect most jokes referring to stoners made on late night talk shows to include a mention of the snack.
** One of the effects of marijuana is the rise of serotonin levels in your brain, making you feel hungry and enhancing your sense of taste, so pretty much anything with a lot of flavor, especially sweet or salty snacks, is most sought after by those of a stoned persuasion. Even something as bland as celery tastes good when you're stoned.
** ''Everything'' tastes good when you're stoned. Even most of the foods you don't like.
** ExploitedTrope: When Washington State passed a vote to allow recreational marijuana use, the Seattle Police department showed up at the annual Hempfest gathering (the country's largest pro-pot rally) with free bags of Doritos and Funyuns. Each bag had a brief "dos and don'ts" flyer attached explaining the rights and restrictions of the new pot laws.
* Contrary to popular belief, although rabbits do like carrots, the food they will actually go nuts for the most is bananas. Don't give them too much of either, however--they get bunny diabetes [[note]]One could call it, "bunnybetes" or "diabunnies", LOL[[/note]].
** Likewise with mice and peanut butter.
* Order the same thing from a restaurant every day (or as good as). [[NeverLiveItDown They soon associate you with that food]].


** UsefulNotes/JoeBiden is extremely fond of ice cream, to the point of it becoming a MemeticMutation. Pictures of Biden eating ice cream cones have achieved such status ever since his days of Vice-President, and he posted a picture of a pint of ice cream as his "prep" for his first debate of the 2020 general election. His favorite according to an interview, is chocolate chip.

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** UsefulNotes/JoeBiden is extremely fond of ice cream, to the point of it becoming a MemeticMutation. Pictures of Biden eating ice cream cones have achieved such status ever since his days of Vice-President, and he posted a picture of a pint of ice cream as his "prep" for his first debate of the 2020 general election. His favorite flavor, according to an interview, is chocolate chip.


** UsefulNotes/JoeBiden is extremely fond of ice cream, to the point of it becoming a MemeticMutation. Pictures of Biden eating ice cream cones have achieved such status ever since his days of Vice-President, and he posted a picture of a pint of ice cream as his "prep" for his first debate of the 2020 general election.

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** UsefulNotes/JoeBiden is extremely fond of ice cream, to the point of it becoming a MemeticMutation. Pictures of Biden eating ice cream cones have achieved such status ever since his days of Vice-President, and he posted a picture of a pint of ice cream as his "prep" for his first debate of the 2020 general election. His favorite according to an interview, is chocolate chip.


*** Working class Brits are famous for their love of take-out curry and other Indian fair.

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* We here at Wiki/TVTropes also have a favorite food: SugarWiki/{{Toblerone}}, the former TropeNamer for BoisterousBruiser.* Creator/{{Pixar}} employees seem to have a thing for cereal -- so much so that they even have a room with milk, fruit and every kind of cereal imaginable at Pixar Studios, known as the [[http://www.disneyfoodblog.com/2012/04/10/backstage-peek-pixar-animation-studios-cereal-bar/ "Cereal Bar."]]

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* We here at Wiki/TVTropes also have a favorite food: SugarWiki/{{Toblerone}}, the former TropeNamer for BoisterousBruiser.BoisterousBruiser.
* Creator/{{Pixar}} employees seem to have a thing for cereal -- so much so that they even have a room with milk, fruit and every kind of cereal imaginable at Pixar Studios, known as the [[http://www.disneyfoodblog.com/2012/04/10/backstage-peek-pixar-animation-studios-cereal-bar/ "Cereal Bar."]]


* We here at Website/TVTropes also have a favorite food: SugarWiki/{{Toblerone}}, the former TropeNamer for BoisterousBruiser.* Creator/{{Pixar}} employees seem to have a thing for cereal -- so much so that they even have a room with milk, fruit and every kind of cereal imaginable at Pixar Studios, known as the [[http://www.disneyfoodblog.com/2012/04/10/backstage-peek-pixar-animation-studios-cereal-bar/ "Cereal Bar."]]

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* We here at Website/TVTropes Wiki/TVTropes also have a favorite food: SugarWiki/{{Toblerone}}, the former TropeNamer for BoisterousBruiser.* Creator/{{Pixar}} employees seem to have a thing for cereal -- so much so that they even have a room with milk, fruit and every kind of cereal imaginable at Pixar Studios, known as the [[http://www.disneyfoodblog.com/2012/04/10/backstage-peek-pixar-animation-studios-cereal-bar/ "Cereal Bar."]]


* Creator/{{Pixar}} employees seem to have a thing for cereal -- so much so that they even have a room with milk, fruit and every kind of cereal imaginable at Pixar Studios, known as the [[http://www.disneyfoodblog.com/2012/04/10/backstage-peek-pixar-animation-studios-cereal-bar/ "Cereal Bar."]]
* We here at TV Tropes also have a favorite food: SugarWiki/{{Toblerone}}, the former TropeNamer for BoisterousBruiser.

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* We here at Website/TVTropes also have a favorite food: SugarWiki/{{Toblerone}}, the former TropeNamer for BoisterousBruiser.* Creator/{{Pixar}} employees seem to have a thing for cereal -- so much so that they even have a room with milk, fruit and every kind of cereal imaginable at Pixar Studios, known as the [[http://www.disneyfoodblog.com/2012/04/10/backstage-peek-pixar-animation-studios-cereal-bar/ "Cereal Bar."]]
* We here at TV Tropes also have a favorite food: SugarWiki/{{Toblerone}}, the former TropeNamer for BoisterousBruiser.
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* Even you, yourself, can name something you like to eat ''a lot''.



*** The Welsh and leeks (see Shakespeare's ''Henry V'') and cheese (the English have been joking about the Welsh affinity for cheese for centuries, with a 16th-century book making reference to a Welshman loving ''caws pobi'' -- baked cheese -- and "Welsh rarebit" -- which, for the uninitiated, is a beer-based cheese sauce over toast -- being named after this joke.

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*** The Welsh and leeks (see Shakespeare's ''Henry V'') and cheese (the English have been joking about the Welsh affinity for cheese for centuries, with a 16th-century book making reference to a Welshman loving ''caws pobi'' -- baked cheese -- and "Welsh rarebit" rabbit" -- which, for the uninitiated, is a beer-based cheese sauce over toast -- being named after this joke.


** Bears and honey, fish, or whatever people leave in [[WesternAnimation/YogiBear picnic baskets]]. In fact, in some languages the word for bear roughly translates to honey-eater or honey-pig. This is true, though bears also eat the bee larva when they find a hive. Bears are also known for hunting salmon. Really, bears put the omni in omnivore, and are known to eat pretty much anything that's handy.

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** Bears and honey, fish, or whatever people leave in [[WesternAnimation/YogiBear picnic baskets]]. In fact, in some languages the word for bear roughly translates to honey-eater or honey-pig. This is true, though bears also eat the bee larva larvae when they find a hive. Bears are also known for hunting salmon. Really, bears put the omni in omnivore, and are known to eat pretty much anything that's handy.



** Koalas eat mostly eucalyptus leaves, a toxic plant which most other animals can't tolerate or digest, making koalas a vital part of the ecosystem.

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** Koalas eat mostly eucalyptus leaves, a toxic plant which most other animals can't tolerate or digest, making koalas a vital part of the Australian ecosystem.



** UsefulNotes/GeorgeWashington had a fondness for ice cream, having spent 200 dollars on the stuff over the course of the summer of 1790 alone (in modern times, that would be approximately ''5,000 dollars''. Note that ice cream (particularly in the summer) was considerably more expensive in the days before mechanical refrigeration.) He also adored green peas - in fact, a failed British plot to assassinate him involved poisoning a plate, but Washington was warned by his housekeeper in time.

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** UsefulNotes/GeorgeWashington had a fondness for ice cream, having spent 200 dollars on the stuff over the course of the summer of 1790 alone (in modern times, that would be approximately ''5,000 dollars''. Note that ice cream (particularly cream, particularly in the summer) summer, was considerably more expensive in the days before mechanical refrigeration.) He also adored green peas - in fact, a failed British plot to assassinate him involved poisoning a plate, but Washington was warned by his housekeeper in time.



** UsefulNotes/RichardNixon -- Cottage Cheese and Ketchup. He once explained he picked up the habit because his grandmother credited cottage cheese for her living into her 90s, and he wanted to live longer as well. However, he hated the taste of cottage cheese, but loved the taste of ketchup, and found combining them made cottage cheese much more palatable.
** UsefulNotes/GeraldFord liked Cottage Cheese and A-1 Steak Sauce.

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** UsefulNotes/RichardNixon -- Cottage Cheese cottage cheese and Ketchup.ketchup. He once explained he picked up the habit because his grandmother credited cottage cheese for her living into her 90s, and he wanted to live longer as well. However, he hated the taste of cottage cheese, but loved the taste of ketchup, and found combining them made cottage cheese much more palatable.
** UsefulNotes/GeraldFord liked Cottage Cheese cottage cheese and A-1 A.1. Steak Sauce.Sauce. %% The sauce is properly rendered as "A.1."



** UsefulNotes/DonaldTrump likes to have bacon and eggs for breakfast. He also likes cherry-vanilla ice cream and has a memetic fondness for [[AndADietCoke KFC, McDonalds, Burger King, and Diet Coke]]. He has [[https://www.businessinsider.com/trumps-mcdonalds-order-review-2017-12 one specific order]] he loves at UsefulNotes/McDonalds: [[BigEater two Big Macs, two Filet-O-Fishes, and a large chocolate milkshake]]. He even [[https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2019/jan/14/donald-trump-orders-fast-food-white-house-clemson-football had a McDonalds buffet]] (mostly Big Macs) for a White House dinner.

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** UsefulNotes/DonaldTrump likes to have bacon and eggs for breakfast. He also likes cherry-vanilla ice cream and has a memetic fondness for [[AndADietCoke KFC, McDonalds, McDonald's, Burger King, and Diet Coke]]. He has [[https://www.businessinsider.com/trumps-mcdonalds-order-review-2017-12 one specific order]] he loves at UsefulNotes/McDonalds: [[BigEater two Big Macs, two Filet-O-Fishes, and a large chocolate milkshake]]. He even [[https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2019/jan/14/donald-trump-orders-fast-food-white-house-clemson-football had a McDonalds McDonald's buffet]] (mostly Big Macs) for a White House dinner.



* In this [[http://www.politico.com/story/2013/03/hot-chilis-and-adrenaline-kept-hillary-clinton-on-the-go-88585.html?hp=f1 interview during March 2013]], former First Lady, Secretary of State, and presidential candidate Hillary Rodham Clinton says that, since 1992, she has used hot chili peppers to maintain her stamina.

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* In this [[http://www.politico.com/story/2013/03/hot-chilis-and-adrenaline-kept-hillary-clinton-on-the-go-88585.html?hp=f1 interview during March 2013]], former First Lady, Secretary of State, and presidential candidate Hillary Rodham Clinton UsefulNotes/HillaryRodhamClinton says that, since 1992, she has used hot chili peppers to maintain her stamina.



*** One of several French slurs against the British is to call them "les rosbifs", [[note]]French pronunciation of "the roast beefs"[[/note]] due to the British stereotypical love of roast beef. To be fair, during the Napoleonic Wars, this was very much TruthInTelevision, as the British viewed French cooking as effete and wimpy, and took pride in eating "manly" dishes like roast beef, and the British even wrote [[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Roast_Beef_of_Old_England a song]] [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v5lhjYzbfco about it]].

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*** One of several French slurs against the British is to call them "les rosbifs", "''les rosbifs''", [[note]]French pronunciation of "the roast beefs"[[/note]] due to the British stereotypical love of roast beef. To be fair, during the Napoleonic Wars, this was very much TruthInTelevision, as the British viewed French cooking as effete and wimpy, and took pride in eating "manly" dishes like roast beef, and the British even wrote [[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Roast_Beef_of_Old_England a song]] [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v5lhjYzbfco about it]].



** "Spaghettis'' and "Macaronis" can be used as anti-Italian slurs in German-speaking countries.

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** "Spaghettis'' "Spaghettis" and "Macaronis" can be used as anti-Italian slurs in German-speaking countries.



*** Koreans are also infamous for ''[[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Boshintang boshintang]]'', aka [[EatTheDog dog soup]]. China sometimes gets lumped in with them on this. However, dog soup is falling out of favor with the younger Koreans due to concerns over animal rights and sanitation, since the raising of dogs for food is not regulated like the raising of livestock such as chickens, pigs and cows.

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*** Koreans are also infamous for ''[[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Boshintang boshintang]]'', aka [[EatTheDog dog soup]]. China sometimes gets lumped in with them on this. However, dog soup is falling out of favor with the younger Koreans due to concerns over animal rights and sanitation, since the raising of dogs for food is not regulated like the raising of livestock such as chickens, pigs and cows.



*** In UsefulNotes/NewJersey and certain surrounding areas, the favored processed meat is [[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pork_roll pork roll]], a/k/a Taylor Ham. This Trenton creation has been popular in NJ, Delaware, eastern Pennsylvania, and northeastern Maryland basically since the stuff was invented in 1858. The name is a point of contention: it was originally called Taylor Ham, and people in North Jersey continue to call it that, but in 1906 the federal Pure Food and Drug Act forced the Taylor Company to stop calling it ham, so in South Jersey the newer but technically correct usage "pork roll" predominates. (Trenton, where the stuff is from, is in Central Jersey, where they use a mix of both; the city's [[http://porkrollfestival.com/ official celebration of the meat]] is called the "Pork Roll Festival," but this is at least partly done to avoid alienating the two or three other companies hawking their variant on the stuff at the festival.)
*** Somewhat similarly, [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Scrapple scrapple]], a meaty loaf made of "every part of the pig but the squeal" (plus some cornmeal) is popular in eastern UsefulNotes/{{Pennsylvania}}. Pennsylvania is also a huge fan of pretzels: the soft ones are popular across the state (although the Philadelphia area argues with the rest of the state about what shape they should be), and the hard ones were invented in PA.

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*** In UsefulNotes/NewJersey and certain surrounding areas, the favored processed meat is [[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pork_roll pork roll]], a/k/a Taylor Ham. This Trenton creation has been popular in NJ, Delaware, eastern Pennsylvania, and northeastern Maryland basically since the stuff was invented in 1858. The name is a point of contention: it was originally called Taylor Ham, and people in North Jersey continue to call it that, but in 1906 the federal Pure Food and Drug Act forced the Taylor Company to stop calling it ham, so in South Jersey the newer but technically correct usage "pork roll" predominates. (Trenton, where the stuff is from, is in Central Jersey, where they use a mix of both; the city's [[http://porkrollfestival.com/ official celebration of the meat]] is called the "Pork Roll Festival," Festival", but this is at least partly done to avoid alienating the two or three other companies hawking their variant on the stuff at the festival.)
*** Somewhat similarly, [[http://en.[[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Scrapple scrapple]], a meaty loaf made of "every part of the pig but the squeal" (plus some cornmeal) is popular in eastern UsefulNotes/{{Pennsylvania}}. Pennsylvania is also a huge fan of pretzels: the soft ones are popular across the state (although the Philadelphia area argues with the rest of the state about what shape they should be), and the hard ones were invented in PA.



*** Almost all of New England has an affinity for Dunkin Donuts, with memes being shown of certain places in Massachusets and New Hampshire having a Dunkin Donuts next to a Dunkin Donuts.
*** Racist depictions of African American people invariably feature a love of fried chicken and watermelon, rustic foods from the South. Collard greens are another stereotyped food. The entire "Soul Food" style of cooking is based around foods that are actually popular in the black community.

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*** Almost all of New England has an affinity for Dunkin Dunkin' Donuts, with memes being shown of certain places in Massachusets Massachusetts and New Hampshire having a Dunkin Dunkin' Donuts next to a Dunkin Dunkin' Donuts.
*** Racist depictions of African American African-American people invariably feature a love of fried chicken and watermelon, rustic foods from the South. Collard greens are another stereotyped food. The entire "Soul Food" style of cooking is based around foods that are actually popular in the black community.



*** [[UsefulNotes/TheOtherRainforest The Pacific Northwest]] is stereotyped for salmon, apples, bread, craft beer, and wine. The region grows more apples than anywhere else in the US, the Yakima Valley grows about half of the domestic hops output (explaining the breweries). Wheat and wine grapes also do well in the "dry" halves of Washington and Oregon. Salmon is native to the area. Coffee? Blame (or thank) the Scandanavians who settled in the area in the 19th and 20th centuries, the East Africans who came more recently, and the tech-based workforce; all of which are powered by coffee.

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*** [[UsefulNotes/TheOtherRainforest The Pacific Northwest]] is stereotyped for salmon, apples, bread, craft beer, and wine. The region grows more apples than anywhere else in the US, the Yakima Valley grows about half of the domestic hops output (explaining the breweries). Wheat and wine grapes also do well in the "dry" halves of Washington and Oregon. Salmon is native to the area. Coffee? Blame (or thank) the Scandanavians Scandinavians who settled in the area in the 19th and 20th centuries, the East Africans who came more recently, and the tech-based workforce; all of which are powered by coffee.



*** Sweden has regional stereotypes as well. People from Skåne, the southernmost part of Sweden are heavily stereotyped as consuming nothing but fish and a kind of local pastry known as "spättekaka", to the point where there is a slur referring to them as "sillstrypare" (herring strangler).

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*** Sweden has regional stereotypes as well. People from Skåne, the southernmost part of Sweden Sweden, are heavily stereotyped as consuming nothing but fish and a kind of local pastry known as "spättekaka", to the point where there is a slur referring to them as "sillstrypare" (herring strangler).



** Mexicans are often slurred with the term "Beaner," referring to the black, pinto, and refried beans common in Tex-Mex food. Their love for tacos is also well known, and you're very likely to come across multiple taco stands if you visit Mexico. They also love to put spice on just about anything imaginable, including children's candy (with pretty mild chili powder, but still with some spice).
** Australians will put another shrimp on the barbie! Oddly enough, though, this stereotype is completely inaccurate - firstly, they call them prawns, not shrimp, and secondly, they prefer sausages, chops and steak on the barbie. The association with beer, meat pies and Vegemite is accurate, though.[[note]]The Australian tourism ad featuring Paul Hogan that created the "shrimp on the barbie" trope deliberately used "shrimp" because it was created specifically for US broadcast.[[/note]]

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** Mexicans are often slurred with the term "Beaner," "Beaner", referring to the black, pinto, and refried beans common in Tex-Mex food. Their love for tacos is also well known, and you're very likely to come across multiple taco stands if you visit Mexico. They also love to put spice on just about anything imaginable, including children's candy (with pretty mild chili powder, but still with some spice).
** Australians will put another shrimp on the barbie! Oddly enough, though, this stereotype is completely inaccurate - firstly, they call them prawns, not shrimp, and secondly, they prefer sausages, chops and steak on the barbie. The association with beer, meat pies and Vegemite is accurate, though.[[note]]The Australian tourism ad featuring Paul Hogan Creator/PaulHogan that created the "shrimp on the barbie" trope deliberately used "shrimp" because it was created specifically for US broadcast.[[/note]]



** Japanese: Sushi, rice, bento, ramen, onigiri, sake, [[BlazingInfernoHellfireSauce Wasabi, hot mustard]], and, for the more harshly stereotypical angle, [[BreadEggsMilkSquick whale meat]].

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** Japanese: Sushi, rice, bento, ramen, onigiri, sake, [[BlazingInfernoHellfireSauce Wasabi, wasabi, hot mustard]], and, for the more harshly stereotypical angle, [[BreadEggsMilkSquick whale meat]].



* Dave Kellett (creator of the webcomic ''[[http://www.sheldoncomics.com Sheldon]]''), is extremely fond of [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hobnobs Hobnobs]], which aren't readily available in the US. Bringing him boxes of them at conventions has become something of a RunningGag.

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* Dave Kellett (creator of the webcomic ''[[http://www.sheldoncomics.com Sheldon]]''), is extremely fond of [[http://en.[[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hobnobs Hobnobs]], which aren't readily available in the US. Bringing him boxes of them at conventions has become something of a RunningGag.



** Another regular occurrence was that, when in the Frankfurt(Germany) area, he tended to slip away from his aides and security personnel, who after several such incidents knew where to find him: in a butcher's shop in central Frankfurt, eating one of their trademark hot sausages.

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** Another regular occurrence was that, when in the Frankfurt(Germany) Frankfurt (Germany) area, he tended to slip away from his aides and security personnel, who after several such incidents knew where to find him: in a butcher's shop in central Frankfurt, eating one of their trademark hot sausages.



* When he was coaching the Washington Redskins in the 1970s, famously quirky head coach George Allen had the same thing every day for lunch. A Peanut butter & jelly sandwich and a glass of milk, made by his secretary. This prompted NFL Films President Steve Sabol to say once "Thanks to him, I'll never look at a jar of peanut butter the same way again."

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* When he was coaching the Washington Redskins in the 1970s, famously quirky head coach George Allen had the same thing every day for lunch. A Peanut lunch: a peanut butter & jelly sandwich and a glass of milk, made by his secretary. This prompted NFL Films President Steve Sabol to say once "Thanks to him, I'll never look at a jar of peanut butter the same way again."



* Creator/HPLovecraft seems to have loved ice-cream (plus other sweet things) and baked beans. Of course, his least favorite was seafood--a rather unfortunate thing for a [[UsefulNotes/CuisinesInAmerica New]] [[HollywoodNewEngland Englander.]] At least we have an explanation for ''Literature/TheShadowOverInnsmouth''...

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* Creator/HPLovecraft seems to have loved ice-cream ice cream (plus other sweet things) and baked beans. Of course, his least favorite was seafood--a rather unfortunate thing for a [[UsefulNotes/CuisinesInAmerica New]] [[HollywoodNewEngland Englander.]] At least we have an explanation for ''Literature/TheShadowOverInnsmouth''...



** M&M's and Cheez-It's are also very popular with gamers, in part because they don't leave behind any residue on the hands and fingers.

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** M&M's and Cheez-It's Cheez-Its are also very popular with gamers, in part because they don't leave behind any residue on the hands and fingers.



* Baseball has several foods associated with the sport: hot dogs, pizza by the slice, nachos, peanuts and Cracker Jack, the last two of which is mentioned in the song, "Take Me Out to the Ballgame." Bubble gum and sunflower seeds are also popular among players who don't want to chew tobacco.

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* Baseball has several foods associated with the sport: hot dogs, pizza by the slice, nachos, peanuts and Cracker Jack, the last two of which is mentioned in the song, "Take Me Out to the Ballgame." Ballgame". Bubble gum and sunflower seeds are also popular among players who don't want to or ''can't'' chew tobacco.tobacco (players who made their MLB debut after the 2016 season are banned from in-game tobacco use).


** There is also the tradition, which drives the [[StrawCharacter straw vegetarians]] [[BerserkButton nuts]], of sacrificing the pig for the Christmas meal, which has to include roasted pork, pork sausages and pork bacon.

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** *** There is also the tradition, which drives the [[StrawCharacter straw vegetarians]] [[BerserkButton nuts]], of sacrificing the pig for the Christmas meal, which has to include roasted pork, pork sausages and pork bacon.

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