Top searched recipes of 2022, according to Google

Marry Me Chicken, Cincinnati Chili and Grinder Sandwich are among trendy recipes this year

SAN ANTONIO – The year is quickly coming to an end and with such we reflect on the recipes that took the internet and our kitchens by storm.

Google’s Year in Search has been released, listing top searches for a variety of topics, including recipes.

Ranked from one to ten, the following are the Top 10 recipes of 2022, according to Google:

Sugo

Italian for sauce, “Sugo,” is known for its versatility in an assortment of recipes, earning its place as the number one searched recipe this year.

This sauce is made with tomatoes, extra virgin olive oil, garlic, onions, and basil.

Cookbook author and TikTok user @mammamarzia shared a recipe for Sugo.

@mammamarzia

Reply to @sundancer18 You must make this . This is the basic. Tomorrow I will post eggplant parmigiana #sugo #italianfood #basic #mammamarzia #fyp

♬ original sound - Mamma Marzia

Cincinnati Chili

Unlike other chilis with a special kick, the Cincinnati Chili is sweet!

This chili is brought to life with spices like cinnamon, nutmeg, all spices, and cloves.

Some people even throw some chocolate into the mix and pair it with spaghetti noodles!

Marry Me Chicken

With over 60,000 views on TikTok, this dish features Mediterranean flavors that “marry” so well together enough to have people wanting to marry the chef!

The dish was created by thousands across TikTok. But user @themodernproper recreation of the dish caught the attention of more than 9 million users.

@themodernproper

Obviously this recipe sounds delicious, but why make marry me chicken tonight? Simple ingredients, wow-worthy flavors, and it will be on your dinner table in 25 minutes. Dive into a bite of tender chicken breast with sun-dried tomatoes, herbs, and a luscious cream sauce. Minimal ingredients make this recipe budget friendly and easy to shop for. #themodernproper #marrymechicken #chickenrecipes #chickenfordinner #chicken #easychickenrecipes #creamychicken #comfortfood #easydinners #easyrecipes #tuscanchicken #comfortfood #sunddriedtomatoes #onepanmeal

♬ original sound - TheModernProper

Mango Pie

A citrus twist to a fall classic, this dessert is creamy with a fruity flavor of mango. The recipe came from the mother of musician and podcast host Hrishikesh Hirway.

Hirway shared the recipe as a tribute to his mother on the CBS Sunday Morning segment, now having over 30,000 views.

This recipe consists of a graham cracker crust filled with a custard made from canned Alphonso mango pulp, Cool Whip, and cream cheese.

Green Goddess Salad

Grabbing the attention of stadium performing stars, the green goddess salad took center stage as the fifth top-searched recipe of 2022. Even grabbing the attention of vegan enthusiast and singer Lizzo, she shared her reaction, which had over 2.4 million likes!

The recipe includes chopped green cabbage, cucumbers, chives, and green onions tossed in a vegan pesto dressing.

@lizzo

I think I know everyone in Euphorias zodiac sign except Lexi… 🧐

♬ original sound - lizzo

“Jennifer Aniston” Salad

This salad went viral as it was believed that Jennifer Aniston ate it every day on the set of the 90s sitcom, Friends. However, Aniston debunked the rumor in an interview with Shape.

“I’m sorry, I feel like I’m disappointing everybody, but that’s not my salad,” said Aniston.

“It looks delicious, but it’s not the salad that I had on Friends,” she said, admitting that she doesn’t know where the bulgar-based recipe came from.

Nonetheless, Aniston said it looked amazing!

The salad consists of bulgur, diced cucumbers, parsley, mint, red onion, garbanzo beans, crumbled feta cheese, and chopped pistachios.

The salad originally took the internet by storm when featured on influencer @eatinghealthyfeed, receiving thousands of likes and millions of views across multiple platforms.

Grinder Sandwich

This viral sandwich was inspired by a viral TikTok showing the process of user @joshcookswright making a 21-ingredient “Italian Grinder” sandwich for his girlfriend.

The recipe consists of homemade toasted focaccia bread topped with melted cheese, turkey, ham, soppressata, capicola, prosciutto, pepperoni, and tomatoes.

FILE Sandwich Photo (AP Photo/Matthew Mead) (AP2011)

Bella Hadid Sandwich

It definitely runs in the family, the Hadid sisters have taken the internet by storm when it comes to recipes for the second year!

Gigi Hadid went viral last year for her pasta, and now Bella has done the same with a Sandwich recipe.

Bella shared a video of a picnic that showcased the sandwich on TikTok, the internet ran with the video giving it 5.9 million views.

The sandwich is filled with turkey, cheese, salami, lettuce, a red onion mixture, pepperoncini, sliced tomatoes, basil aioli, and balsamic vinaigrette.

@babybella777

Me and my best friend Yasmine…we used to come up here in highschool to smoke cigarettes tell stories and make these sandwiches … I love her so much

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The Bear Spaghetti

This trending spaghetti came from a Hulu show, The Bear.

In the show, the recipe was shared in detail for fans to enjoy in the final episode!

The recipe calls for 10 garlic cloves, basil steeped in olive oil, and two 28-ounce cans of whole, peeled tomatoes, as well as a sauce made with onion-halves browned in butter and red pepper flakes.

Plate of spaghetti with meat sauce, photo (Associated Press)

About the Author:

Victoria Lopez is a Digital Journalist at KSAT. Before joining the team in July 2022, she worked as a Digital Reporter at CBS 4 Rio Grande Valley and Local 23 News. Victoria graduated with a degree in Mass Communications — Public Relations from the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley.