Top Thanksgiving recipes: What people in the US want to cook

A crispy cheese top forms on the mac and cheese at Poole’s Diner in Raleigh.Juli Leonard

Apparently there are only three states in the U.S. that appreciate the importance of mac and cheese on the Thanksgiving table.

Those are North Carolina and South Carolina – of course – and Delaware, based on Google data of the most-searched recipes in each state during the month of November. compiled a map of each of the most-Googled recipes for each state based on 2017 search data. The Carolinas and Delaware were the only states searching for macaroni and cheese recipes.

Many states, including California, Nevada, Arizona and New York were searching for turkey or turkey brine recipes.

Copy-cat Popeye’s Cajun turkey how-tos were the most-searched for Thanksgiving recipe in Illinois, Mississippi and Virginia.

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