If your favorite type of food is American Cuisine, you may be surprised at this.

People from all over the world were asked to name their favorite cuisine.  Ranking #1 in the U.S. was American cuisine; hot dogs, hamburgers, barbeque and the like.

The ten most popular types of food in the U.S. are American cuisine . . . Italian . . . Mexican . . . Chinese . . . Spanish . . . Japanese . . . Greek . . . French . . . Thai . . . and Caribbean food.

Now if you look at the results worldwide, the cuisines are even more interesting...

The ten most popular cuisines WORLDWIDE are Italian . . . Chinese . . . Japanese . . . Thai . . . French . . . Spanish . . . American in 7th place . . . Mexican . . . Indian . . . and Turkish cuisine.  Food from Finland finished in last place.

Here are some other countries that like/dislike American Food:

American food ranks seventh globally and is favored by 68% of the people surveyed—with only people in the Philippines (93%) ranking the cuisine higher than most Americans do. Residents of Singapore (83%), Taiwan (76%), and the UAE (75%) also rated American food very favorably. On the opposite end of the spectrum, American food is the least popular in Spain (49%), China (51%), and Germany (53%).

If you have an appetite to learn more the YouGov article can be found here.