Results for - Favorite Pasta Meals and Facts

1,757 voters participated in this survey
Do you like to eat pasta?

1. Do you like to eat pasta?

Yes
84%
1,420 votes
No
9%
151 votes
Undecided
4%
67 votes
Not Applicable
4%
62 votes
What is your favorite type of pasta meals?

2. What is your favorite type of pasta meals?

Macaroni and Cheese
39%
662 votes
Ravioli
28%
471 votes
Spaghetti (with or without meatballs)
51%
865 votes
Lasagna (meat or vegetable)
46%
777 votes
Pasta Salads
24%
401 votes
Linguine with Shrimp Scampi
19%
320 votes
Fettuccine Alfredo
30%
517 votes
Baked Zita
17%
281 votes
Pastitsio
4%
69 votes
Tortellini Soup
8%
133 votes
na
9%
147 votes
Other (please specify)
2%
28 votes
Which pasta fun facts facts are you familiar with?

3. Which pasta fun facts facts are you familiar with?

The Chinese are on record as having eaten pasta as early as 5,000 B.C.
20%
340 votes
The first American pasta factory was opened in Brooklyn, New York, in 1848, by a Frenchman named Antoine Zerega.
6%
108 votes
Thomas Jefferson is credited with introducing macaroni to the United States.
9%
145 votes
To cook one billion pounds of pasta, you would need 2,021,452,000 gallons of water - enough to fill nearly 75,000 Olympic-size swimming pools.
5%
85 votes
Most pasta is made using wheat products mixed with water. Other types of pasta are made using ingredients such as rice, barley, corn, and beans.
22%
371 votes
Most pasta is cream-colored, but some is made using spinach making it green, red pasta that is made using tomato, gray pasta that is made using squid ink, and some pasta is called "cellophane" because it becomes transparent when cooked.
24%
406 votes
The average person in Italy eats more than 51 pounds of pasta every year. The average person in North America eats about 15-1/2 pounds of pasta per year.
8%
141 votes
There are more than 600 pasta shapes produced worldwide.
9%
160 votes
na
49%
828 votes
Other (please specify)
1%
12 votes
04/22/2016 Food & Drink 1757 19 By: SmokeyandBandit

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