Are there any Thanksgiving foods you’re really NOT looking forward to? A new study asked 2,000 people to name the foods they secretly hate, but still eat because of tradition or just to be polite.
68% said there’s at least one classic Thanksgiving food they secretly dislike but eat anyway. And the most popular answer was . . . canned cranberry sauce.
Some people hate the taste, and some find the can shape revolting. Almost 30% said they secretly dislike it, but still eat it if it’s served. Here are the top five answers . . .
1. Canned cranberry sauce. 29% hate it but eat it anyway.
2. Green bean casserole, 24%.
3. Sweet potatoes or sweet potato casserole, 22%.
4. Pumpkin pie, 21%.
5. Turkey, 19%. So almost 1 in 5 people secretly hate eating turkey on Thanksgiving.
The survey also found 23% of us have no interest in leftovers.
And one more random stat: For some reason, we buy more CHEEZ WHIZ around Thanksgiving than any other time of year. In the lead-up last year, there was a 158% jump in sales.