The most awaited Google Trends report 2021 that analyses the top search queries of the year is out. The report reveals the queries and topics that most people had searched on the internet in various categories like entertainment, news, games, songs, sports and TV shows. As per the report, Mexican dish birria tacos is the most searched food item followed by nasi goreng and feta pasta. The other dishes that made its way into the list are charcuterie board, shogayaki, potato soup, teriyaki amberjack, tonjiru, baked oats and overnight oats.
Meanwhile, in India, the food item that most people searched on the internet is the enoki mushroom followed by modak and methi mater malai. Some of the other popular searches were palak, chicken soup, porn star martini, lasagne, cookies, matter paneer and kaada.
The confidence that vaccination has instilled in people is reflected in the search list too. The presence of baked and overnight oats in the most searched list indicates that people had become health conscious than before. Similarly, chicken and potato soups too are healthy dishes that helps in improving immunity. Kaada, meanwhile, is an immunity-boosting drink that is extremely popular in India. Prepared using various spices, ginger and garlic, kadha is a homemade remedy for fever and cold. Meanwhile, the presence of cookies and lasagne shows that people have become mentally relaxed after the withdrawal of the lockdown restrictions.
These are the top three dishes in the world and in India
Birria tacos: This Mexican dish became trending on Tik Tok. The traditional tacos are first filled with a stew made using mutton and beef. It is dipped again in the stew and then fried.
Nasi goreng: The popular Southeast Asian fried rice is a staple in Malaysia and Indonesia. It is incredibly easy to prepare this fried rice that is loaded with veggies and meat.
Feta pasta: This baked pasta dish that is loaded with feta cheese became popular through Tik Tok videos. Fresh cherry tomatoes, olive oil, basil and garlic too are added in this simple dish.
Enoki mushroom: It is mostly used in Japanese cuisine. This immunity booster is often added in salads, noodles and hot pots.
Modak: It is a popular Maharashtrian sweet that is cooked during the festival of Vinayaka Chaturthi.
Methi mater malai: This North Indian dish is extremely flavoursome and aromatic. It is made using dried fenugreek leaves, green peas and fresh cream. It is an amazing side dish with roti and naan.