Thanksgiving is inching closer, which means people all over the United States are scrambling to put together the perfect turkey feast. And what better place to look for a recipe than Google?
Data from the web giant show searches for "Thanksgiving" increasing steadily in recent days:
Top queries include "When was the first Thanksgiving?" and "What President made Thanksgiving a national holiday?"
People are also scouting out new cooking techniques and searching for answers to timeless culinary dilemmas:
These trending data also give us a glimpse into how Americans may be planning to cook their turkey. Turns out, roasting or smoking remain the most researched cooking techniques for this classic Thanksgiving dish:
Finally, Google Trends data answer another typical Thanksgiving question: stuffing or sweet potatoes? Apparently "stuffing" is a more popular search term in nearly every U.S. state, with the exception of North Carolina.
Personally, though, we'd take both.