Does steak beat salad? Is cake more popular than coffee? We just had to find out
Some food is just too pretty to be ignored. That could be why millions of people upload snaps of their dinner to the internet every day. Oh, and they want to show off (you know who you are!).
But which dishes are the most popular?
In a bid to find out we looked at how many times some of our favourite things have been tagged on photo-sharing website Instagram.
Instagram count: 182,737
Tastes great, doesn't pose for pictures that well.
Instagram count: 817,956
Macarons are so pretty we thought that many more food fans would have shared snaps of them.
They haven't even cracked the million mark.
Instagram count: 928,537
We actually thought there would be a lot more love for curry out there, but this proves that curry isn't the prettiest dish.
Instagram count: 1,191,880
The colour of salmon is just incredible. The weirdly piped cream cheese, we're not so sure about. But the salmon, wow.
Instagram count: 2,175,336
Everyone knows that a night isn't complete without taking a photo of the fancy cocktail you've just purchased and posting it online.
Instagram count: 2,245,971
Burgers have gone gourmet in the last couple of years, and so their popularity on social media has risen.
City folk love to show off to their mates when they've hit the latest trendy burger bar – and paid the hefty price.
Instagram count: 2,387,384
We suspect a lot of men are behind the many pictures of steak. Taking on a hunk of beef is a source of pride for many blokes.
Instagram count: 4,833,752
Homer Simpson may have said that "you don't win friends with salad" but we disagree. Especially when it looks as good as this.
Seems salad is very popular online, too.
Instagram count: 6,422,832
The online love of cupcakes shows no signs of abating.
It isn't a surprise when they look gorgeous and taste divine.
Instagram count: 6,531,999
Everyone loves pizza. Pizza is amazing. Pictures of pizza are amazing.
Instagram count: 7,271,083
Visual presentation is very important in Japanese cuisine, so its no surprise that sushi performs well on camera.
Instagram count: 7,636,032
Chicken does very well when it comes to being delicious, and when it comes to being shared on social media.
We love this shot of four pieces lovingly wrapped in thin slices of prosciutto.
Instagram count: 7,806,724
Ice-cream is perfect on a summer's day. Or a birthday. Or a Saturday.
Scrap that. Ice-cream is perfect any, and every, day.
Instagram count: 18,357,180
Now we're talking – more than 18m pics of cake are currently up on Instagram.
That's a big old slice of the internet right there. Crumbs.
Instagram count: 18,466,396
Coffee is the early morning, late afternoon and post-dinner pick-me-up that has the online community gripped.
It's undeniably the most popular thing we looked at, just beating cake. Imagine if they joined forces. Imagine the power they would have!