Mandatory Best of 2019: Ranking the Most Popular Trending Food Stories of the Year

Even though it seems like we were just raising our glasses in celebration of 2019, the year is over and it’s on to 2020. Even though it seems like 2019 went by in the blink of an eye, there were enough news stories to make it seem like a decade instead of just 365 days — including a bumper crop of unique, quirky, and downright strange food stories. In order to bid 2019 farewell the right way, we’ve ranked our favorite trending food stories of the year. From popular sandwiches to (sort of) edible Tide Pods, this was definitely a culinary cavalcade to remember.

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