People Have An Odd Craving For Pineapple During The Oscars, According To Data

Who knew?

If you're planning an Oscars party and you don't want your guests secretly ordering out, you'd be smart to include some pineapple on your table.

According to data released this week by Grubhub, which evaluated the most popular dishes ordered last year during the Oscars, the most popular dishes ordered were pineapple fried rice (36 percent among women) and Hawaiian pizza (36 percent among men and 38 percent overall).

The data also found that some dishes were more likely to be ordered during the Oscars than in other times of the year:

  1. Cajun fries were 90.9% more likely to be ordered during the Oscars than usual.
  2. Hawaiian pizza was 38% more likely to be ordered during the Oscars than usual.
  3. Wonton soup was 35.5% more likely to be ordered during the Oscars than usual.
  4. Spicy fried rice was 35.5% more likely to be ordered during the Oscars than usual.
  5. Garlic cheese bread was 33.9% more likely to be ordered during the Oscars than usual.
  6. Pizza rolls were 31.1% more likely to be ordered during the Oscars than usual.
  7. Cashew chicken was 30.2% more likely to be ordered during the Oscars than usual.
  8. Vegetarian egg roll was 29% more likely to be ordered during the Oscars than usual.
  9. Pad se ew was 28.7% more likely to be ordered during the Oscars than usual.
  10. Tandoori chicken was 28.2% more likely to be ordered during the Oscars than usual.

To help you get your party in the right place, here are our favorite pineapple recipes:

Pineapple Mojitos
Annie's Eats
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Pineapple Upside Down Banana Pancakes
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Grilled Pineapple Guacamole
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Caramelized Pineapple Quesadillas
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Decker Cake
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Caramelized Pineapple
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Mini Pineapple Upside Down Cakes
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Grilled Tomatillo And Pineapple Salsa
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Pork-And-Pineapple Fried Rice
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Hummingbird Cupcakes
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Cuban Avocado, Watercress, and Pineapple Salad
James Ransom
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Pineapple Orange Banana Popsicles
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Yogurt Panna Cotta With Pineapple Granita
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Hawaiian Pork Burger
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Piña Colada Frozen Yogurt
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Pineapple-Jicama Salsa
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Pineapple Ice Cream Topping
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Mango-Pineapple Non-Alcoholic Sangria
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Spicy Pineapple Margarita
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Roasty Island Pineapple Ice Cream
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Pineapple Mint Juleps
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Hawaiian Pizza
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Pineapple Chicken Salad
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Pineapple Chicken Teriyaki
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Grilled Pineapple With Smoky Avocado Vinaigrette
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Banana Pineapple Cake
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Grilled Pineapple And Corn Salsa
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Tropical Fruit Salad
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Red Curry Chicken Burgers With Grilled Pineapple
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Kung Pao Chicken Skewers
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Ham Balls With A Pineapple And Chipotle Drizzle
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