Most eaten foods worldwide

Food was initially eaten to get energy but eventually the concept of eating became much more than that. It is something that brings excitement to people’s lives as well as bringing them closer to each other. When asked what are the most eaten foods worldwide, you might of think of something like chocolate or chips. While both are pretty popular, they are not among the most consumed foods worldwide.

Lets take a look at the most consumed foods


Most eaten foods worldwide

Pasta refers to anything made using flour. It has an Italian origin but is now popular in all the continents. You can ask people around you and most of them would have consumed pasta at least once in their lives. Some of the yummiest pasta dishes are lasagna, mac & cheese and spaghetti.  


Most eaten foods worldwide

This is may not be surprising as rice is grown in abundance and is a good source of protein and fiber. Rice is cooked in a variety of different styles. You can make steamed rice, fried rice, rice salads or anything and won’t regret it. That is, of course, if you make them edible.

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Most eaten foods worldwide

Even looking at this picture is making my mouth water. Chicken is cooked in thousands or millions of different styles and loved around the world. From grilled chicken to chicken handi, chicken tikka to broast, the list just goes on and on and on.


Most eaten foods worldwide

We might never know what came first, chicken or egg, but something we know for certain is that they are both among the most eaten foods around the world. Eggs are not only the principle ingredient in most breakfast dishes but are also used in making delicious desserts like cookies and cakes.



Our very favorite. Regardless of what goes on top, pizza is loved around the world. Like pasta, pizza originated in Italy and journeyed to all continents. The easiness and flavorful taste quickly captured the hearts of people and made its way into their everyday lives.

Ice Cream


Despite the unclear history, ice cream is the most relished dessert. The scorching heat of a summer day makes us crave ice cream like no other thing.

It has many names and variety but the concept is still the same. Appreciated in all group ages, ice cream is no where close to losing its spot in the most eaten foods.  

I might have enjoyed writing this a little too much. Why don’t you all take a look at some other articles here while I go raid my fridge and visit allrecipes.

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